List from Chapter 2

GOOD DAY TRIPS: TOWNS WITHIN 100 MILES OF FIVE OR MORE FOREIGN COUNTRIES

Kurd, Hungary is the only place in the world within 100 miles (in fact, 95 miles) of 7 different foreign nations. The places listed are within 100 miles (by air) of at least 5 foreign (independent) countries.

TOWN

1. Kurd, Hungary


2. Durrės, Albania


3. Az-Zalaf, Syria

3. Krusevac,
Serbia & Mont.

3. Zurich,
Switzerland
NO. OF COUNTRIES
WITHIN 100 MILES
7


6


5

5


5

COUNTRIES

Austria, Bosnia & Herz.,
Croatia, Romania, Serbia &
Mont., Slovakia, Slovenia
Bosnia & Herz., Croatia,
Greece, Italy, Macedonia,
Serbia & Mont.
Iraq, Israel, Jordan,
Lebanon, Saudi Arabia
Albania, Bosnia & Herz.,
Bulgaria, Macedonia,
Romania
Austria, France, Germany,
Italy, Liechtenstein

Zurich is among many other cities in Switzerland, including Bern and Lucerne, within 100 miles of 5 foreign countries.

In addition, if places like Anguilla, Guadeloupe, Martinique or Montserrat became independent nations, several Caribbean towns would also be on this list.



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