Borders Are Stupid


The town of Baarle in Holland/Belgium has stupid borders.

The Idoicy of Baarle

Nothing really more to say than that really, well other than posing the question on how and why such an abomination exists.

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Author: Mark Iliffe

Traveller, Programmer, Geospatialist and Motorcyclist

1 thought on “Borders Are Stupid”

  1. turns out medieval treaties between warring princes were solidified in the 19th century Treaty of Mastricht. apparently there are individual houses and restaurants which are in both countries!

    europe is still full of border disputes. fortunately, i think, the EU is making this very local disagreements less and less relevant.

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