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People usually consider borders between countries to be boring; after all its 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. Take a look at some of the most interesting borders below.
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 Pakistan aren'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.
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.
10 The worlds 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 cool, this 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.
8 Brazil and Argentina
The Iguaz 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 time. These three countries are Slovakia, Austria, and Hungary. It's highly recommended to visit this cool place if you ever get the opportunity.
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.
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.
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.