12 Country Borders That Shatter All Stereotypes

Whenever we hear ’state boarder’ we normally imagine guards, armed to the teeth, well-trained dogs, barbed wire and strict passport control. Well, it isn’t always so! Apparently, a border between many countries, is just a symbolic line passing through a sidewalk or a countryside road.

1. Germany — Czech Republic
country borders around the world 1This majestic sight is a border between Germany and Czech Republic. The view is simply breathtaking!

2. Russia — United States
country borders around the world 11This is an island between Russia and the United States. The island is only 35 km away from both Chukotka and Alaska. Despite this, the difference in time is 21 hours.

3. Germany — Netherlands
country borders around the world 10The border between Germany and the Netherlands is marked with a metal strip in the Eurode business center. Although the mailboxes are on both sides of the border, letters reach their recipients only a week later.

4. Nepal — China
country borders around the world 9The border between Nepal and China passes directly over Everest.

5. Belgium — Netherlands
country borders around the world 8You can enter a cafe in the Netherlands and leave it in Belgium.

6. Canada — United States
country borders around the world 7The border between Canada and United States passes through a town called Derby Line — right through the buildings.

7. Brazil — Uruguay
country borders around the world 6The border between these countries takes place directly on the sidewalk. Brazil — on the left, Uruguay — on the right.

8. Argentina — Brazil — Paraguay
country borders around the world 5Argentina —on the left, Brazil — on the right, Paraguay — in the middle.

9. Sweden — Finland
country borders around the world 4You can even play golf on the Finnish-Swedish border.

10. Poland — Ukraine
country borders around the world 3This giant fish ’trespassing’ the border between Poland and Ukraine symbolizes the national boundary between these countries. Creator — Polish artist Jarosław Koziara.

11. Norway — Sweden
country borders around the world 2This slope is at the border between Norway and Sweden.

12. China — Mongolia
country borders around the world 12There is absolutely nothing extraordinary on the border between China and Mongolia. Just two kissing dinosaurs.

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