Curious what the smallest countries in the world are?
It is time for a brief geography lesson. Did you know there are quite a few nations on the globe that are smaller, in terms of surface, than your average city? Wondering what these countries are? We have compiled a list of the 12 smallest countries in the world, ranking them according to their surface in square miles.
Let’s take a look at the countdown:
No. 12: Grenada
Photo Credit: Roger Wollstadt
Surface (square miles): 133
The “largest” country in our countdown is a whopping 133 square miles in surface. This Caribbean state, a former British territory, is situated very close to Venezuela.
See the rest of the world's smallest countries on the following pages: