German is the official language of this small canton located in the eastern Switzerland. Its highest peak, the Säntis, culminates at 2502 meters. It has 20 municipalities and a population of a little more than 55 000 inhabitants. The main towns are Herisau (the seat of the government and parliament) and Trogen (judicial authorities and the cantonal school). Its economy is based on agriculture, textiles, construction and health industry. How about buying a house in the pretty little town of Herisau?