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International borders

Post by Stardust on Mon 6 Mar 2017 - 7:59


Pity about the voice of the narrator, but interesting video.



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Re: International borders

Post by Stardust on Mon 6 Mar 2017 - 8:09

I'm still grinning.   cheesy
You must watch this wonderful little video about the scrambled borders of Baarle divided between Belgium and The Netherlands. The narrator on this one is very good.


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Canada/USA

Post by Stardust on Tue 14 Mar 2017 - 10:17

Stanstead, Canada and Derby Line, Vermont, USA, form one town with a border which cuts straight through some buildings, including the library, and some houses (...a family might cook dinner in the United States and eat it in Canada...)!.

Never used to cause any problems, but now ...

More here: https://www.canadiangeographic.ca/article/stanstead-town-border



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Re: International borders

Post by Kitkat on Tue 14 Mar 2017 - 12:09

I am so enjoying hearing about these crazy border lines.  They are so utterly ridiculous - as to be quite hilarious, and really should be saved for prosperity at least and preserved in the annals of history.  nuts
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Re: International borders

Post by Stardust on Fri 17 Mar 2017 - 15:24

Peaceful borders between European countries





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Crazy borders of the world

Post by Stardust on Fri 17 Mar 2017 - 16:49




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