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What's your country's nearest neighbour? Have you ever been there?

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Martin159 22 March, 2016 - 03:14

I am from Colombia, our nearest neighbor is Venezuela, I traveled over there three years ago for a little time now the situation between the two countries is different from the British-EU situation. In Colombia you don´t accept Bolivares(venezuela´s national money) because it has a very low value, but in Venezuela everyone want to get Pesos(Colombia´s national money) because just a few pesos are a lot of Bolivares.

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andygaribay 30 January, 2016 - 20:06

I'm from Mexico and our nearest neighbours are USA, Guatemala and Belize :) I've been to USA and I had a great time there.

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wel82 14 June, 2016 - 17:58

hey!are u from Bangladesh? where in Bangladesh do u live?I'm from mymensingh.seems it has been a long time u are in teen english!

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jagalskarfotboll 14 October, 2014 - 22:40

Sweden has three neighbors which are Denmark, Norway and Finland these countries call Scandinavian. I visited Finland an Denmark.Actually it is just 5 minutes from my city to Denmark capital city(Copenhagen).

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NMemmedova 30 December, 2013 - 16:42

I am from AZERBAIJAN. I love AZERBAIJAN.BAKU is a capital of AZERBAIJAN. but I live in MINGECHEVIR.

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Oliii98 8 December, 2013 - 18:29

I'm from Poland, but country, which is the nearest from my city is Germany. I hadn't been there before. Anyway, I was In Czech Republic. I liked this country :D
I really want to visit England, Iceland and Italy :)

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fianeso 20 August, 2013 - 10:53

Algeria is surrounded by ,Tunisia and Libya in the east ,Niger and Mali in the south, Marocco in the west.
I've been in Tunisia many times ago.

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Toma English 6 July, 2013 - 02:00

For Egypt , There are 3 Neighbors , Sudan, Libya and Palestine but I've never been out of my country before :'( ,, I'd like to live in Britain indeed! :)

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SARAH K 12 July, 2013 - 14:25

Hi Toma English,
I heard that the situation in Egypt is critic. What is really happening? I s the situation as alarmant as the media report? How far are you from the "critic" zones?
Hope for you and all egyptian people to be fine.

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SARAH K 17 June, 2013 - 09:48

I am from Albania. ALBANIAN'S nearest neighbours are Kosovo and Montenegro in north, Macedonia in earth, and Greece in south. I have been once in Kosovo and I liked it. I loved the new tunnel tat albanian goverment built. I am happy that now we are so close to our brothers from Kosovo.

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Supermenka 27 May, 2013 - 16:51

My country's neighbours are: Russia (the small one), Belarus, Ukraine, Slovakia, The Czech Republic and Germany. I live in Poland :) From my city (the capital, Warsaw), the nearest one is Belarus.

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carlos baro 20 May, 2013 - 13:23

money money money money money money money money money money money money money money and more money!!!!!! jajajajajaja

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Ruyi Jessie 18 May, 2013 - 17:16

Hello Ellen.
I am 15.
OOO you live Azerbaijan . Azerbaijan it is beatuful country.
You know America it is ~dream country~

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ellen 16 May, 2013 - 12:45

hello Hello my friend.
Demy ♥.
I congurlate you!
Because, Ukranie is Eurovision Final~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

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Clecs 12 May, 2013 - 17:57

I'm from Poland and my country's nearest neighbour are Germany, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Ukraine, Lithuania and Russia....uffffff :) I've been to Germany, Ukraine, Czech Republic and Russia. But I want to visit Ukraine again - I was there when I was very young, and I don't remember anything :'(

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