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December 2022 Photo Competition: "Borders"

Þingvellir, Iceland. Mid-Atlantic ridge. This is part of the mid-Atlantic ridge that emerges from the ocean in Iceland. This is looking roughly south, so the Eurasian tectonic plate is on the left and ...
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December 2022 Photo Competition: "Borders"

Decaying remains of the Berlin wall. Photographed from the East Berlin side in 2018.
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December 2022 Photo Competition: "Borders"

Looking into North Korea from the South Korean side of the Joint Security Area. Photo taken in 2017.
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December 2022 Photo Competition: "Borders"

Brazil - Paraguay, new bridge under construction This photo show the new bridge (yet unfinished!) between Brazil and Paraguay, a bit south form the current existing Friendship Bridge (Brazil–Paraguay)....
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December 2022 Photo Competition: "Borders"

Traveling from Wales to England, as far as I know the border is in the Severn here, so under the bridge we are on. This is the old Severn bridge, not the new one a bit farther south. Photo taken 30 ...
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December 2022 Photo Competition: "Borders"

This photo is taken from a viewpoint on Symonds Yat trail, I even think it was Symonds Yat Rock but I am not completely sure of that detail. The river Wye is the border between England and Wales there ...
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December 2022 Photo Competition: "Borders"

Kitchener and Waterloo: Part 3. You might have noticed that the compass directions given in the first two parts looked wrong, but they aren't. Neither city has streets that are in a grid system, much ...
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December 2022 Photo Competition: "Borders"

Kitchener and Waterloo: Part 2. Ira Needles (see the statue photo in part 1) is facing toward the end of University Avenue, which has the unusual feature of having high-voltage distribution lines ...
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December 2022 Photo Competition: "Borders"

Kitchener and Waterloo: Part 1. Kitchener and Waterloo, located in southern Ontario in Canada, are two adjacent cities that collided well over a century ago. The boundary between them is irregular, ...
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December 2022 Photo Competition: "Borders"

Hito Cajón, Bolivia, border with Chile I can only remember the piercing cold, spending all morning waiting for the bus, and then suffering in 30 C heat after a short bus ride to San Pedro de Atacama ...
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December 2022 Photo Competition: "Borders"

Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni, French Guiana, border with Suriname The border crossing through the Maroni river is handled by a bunch of bored kids in boats who give you a ride to Suriname for 2€ January ...
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December 2022 Photo Competition: "Borders"

Here I was walking on the street named Triq L-Imġarr in Gozo, Malta, in October 2021. When you cross from the city council of Victoria or Rabat to the one of Xewkija or viceversa, you can see border ...
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December 2022 Photo Competition: "Borders"

Traveling from Bolivia to Chile at Hito Cajón in the Atacama desert, the paved road begins at the Chilean border, although the (extremely thorough!) Chilean checkpoint itself is a few kilometers ...
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