Why This One Tiny Town Is Secretly The Best Place In West Virginia

Just because a place is tiny, it does not mean it is insignificant. Helvetia is one such town. The best thing about this town is its unique history: It is the only Swiss village in West Virginia.

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Ultimately, what makes Helvetia the best place in the state is its complete uniqueness. There is no other town like it in West Virginia.

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