The Most Complex International Borders in the World – Part 2

The Most Complex International Borders in the World – Part 2

International borders can be very complicated. I showed this in a previous video of mine. But there are still plenty more complex international borders in the world… Like last time, I’m going to start by looking at enclaves and exclaves. The first complex border is between Armenia and Azerbaijan. The first and most obvious irregularity is that Azerbaijan has a

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The Italian Town That’s Not in Italy (or the EU… kind of)

The Italian Town That’s Not in Italy (or the EU… kind of)

This video was made possible by Skillshare. Start learning for free for two months by signing up today at skl.sh/hai12. Life as a billionaire is tough. You have to make lots of difficult decisions like whether it’s ok to use your Wednesday car on a Tuesday because it goes better with your socks, if taking your Christmas card photo in

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India/Bangladesh – The world’s worst border

India/Bangladesh – The world’s worst border

JAY: Welcome to Map Men. MARK: We’re the men, JAY: And here’s the map. ♫ ♫ Map Men, Map Men ♫ ♫ Map Map Map, Men Men MARK: Today’s map is a 2015 map of the border between India and Bangladesh. An area riddled with ‘enclaves’. JAY: An enclave is a piece of country, wholly surrounded by another country. Like

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The Most Complex International Borders in the World

The Most Complex International Borders in the World

The international border between two countries defines where one country ends and another begins. This is something that should be incredibly simple, but often isn’t. International borders come in a variety of shapes and sizes. Some are simply an imaginary line in the middle of a street, while others are… much more clearly defined… and some are even guarded 24/7.

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