People usually consider borders between countries to be boring; after all it’s just a line separating the two nations. But very few people know that some of these borders have an interesting history behind them, and some of them are just amazing to look at. Take a look at some of the most interesting borders below.
14. Netherlands and Belgium
This border between the two countries runs through the city of Baarle and divides the city into two separate municipalities.
13. India- Pakistan
It is no secret that India and Pakistanaren’t the best of friends. They share a border, which is 2008 km long. This border is even visible from outer space. Check the bright orange light in the picture; that’s the border separating the two countries. [adinserter block=”16″]
12. Armenia Turkey border
The Aras River acts as the border between the two nations. Turkey is located to the southwest of the river, while Armenia is located to the northeast.
11. Mount Everest
Even the Mount Everest acts as a border. The summit of the Mount Everest acts as a border between China and Nepal. [adinserter block=”16″]
10. The world’s only quadricpoint
This is the only border in the world which is shared by four countries – Namibia, Zambia, Zimbabwe and Botswana. Although one might think this is pretty cool, this actually creates more problems among these countries.
9. Poland and Ukraine border
Poland and Ukraine share a strong bond and that is exhibited through the giant beautiful fish present across the border which is a symbol of unity. The famous Polish artist JaroslawKoziara created this painting during Land Arts Festival.[adinserter block=”16″]
8. Brazil and Argentina
The Iguazú waterfalls acts as a natural border between Brazil and Argentina
7. Border table
This one is quite interesting. Have you ever wondered if you could be in three different countries at the same time? You actually can do that, and on top of that you can have breakfast while being in three different countries at the same times. These three countries are Slovakia, Austria, and Hungary. It’s highly recommended to visit this cool place if you ever get the opportunity. [adinserter block=”16″]
6. Mount Roraima
Mount Roraima is the common border separating Venezuela, Brazil and Guyana.
5. Norway Sweden border
These tree-line cut is used to denote the border between Norway and Sweden. These cut trees are used for riding snowmobiles. However, you will be surprised to know that snowmobiles are actually illegal in Norway while they are allowed in Sweden. [adinserter block=”16″]
4. Tensed border
Everyone knows the kind of tension there is between North Korea and South Korea, and that’s why the border separating them – Tensed border is one the most guarded borders in the world.
3. Haiti – Dominican Republic
This border clearly demonstrates the difference of policies between Haiti and Dominican Republic. [adinserter block=”16″][adinserter name=”6th and multiple”]
2. United States and Mexico
One of the most crossed borders in the world, more than 350 million people cross this border every year. The total length of this border is 2000 km.
1. Former East-West Germany
This border used to separate East and West Germany which passed through Berlin. In the earlier days, the part of the city which was on the side of East Berlin used sodium bulbs for lighting, while the other part used halide bulbs. And this difference is still present today.
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