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I've been intrigued many times to find what I imagine to be the picturesque village Umleitung, it seems popular as it is often signposted, but I never seem to be able to actually find it?!
Which reminds me of a true story a friend of mine told me whose brother works for TCC: there was this elderly German couple in the French speaking part of Switzerland with a broken down car. So he asked them where they were and they said "We are close to the town sortie".
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Re: The amusing Swiss town signs spotted whilst out driving thread

hahah Wankdorf xD

Its not in Switzerland but while driving through France back to Belgium we noticed next to the classic "Bitche" another little jewel



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Re: The amusing Swiss town signs spotted whilst out driving thread

I was amazed when I first saw the sign 'heavy plant crossing' in the UK!!!
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Re: The amusing Swiss town signs spotted whilst out driving thread

In a shop in Baden a couple of months ago....
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Re: The amusing Swiss town signs spotted whilst out driving thread

London!
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Re: The amusing Swiss town signs spotted whilst out driving thread

I seem to have an unuusual association to some of these;
I work in Wankdorf
I used to work in Bümpliz
I've hiked through Les Arses
I've biked through Misery
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Re: The amusing Swiss town signs spotted whilst out driving thread

Seen while cycling the Yucután:



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Re: The amusing Swiss town signs spotted whilst out driving thread

Went past Flangebouche in France the other day.
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Re: The amusing Swiss town signs spotted whilst out driving thread

Another one I came across. Zurich oberland. Gets me Everytime lol
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Another one I came across. Zurich oberland. Gets me Everytime lol
I was going to visit, but someone told me it was sh!t.
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Re: The amusing Swiss town signs spotted whilst out driving thread



That's in fribourg
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I was going to visit, but someone told me it was sh!t.
Actually as a restaurant is pretty tasty. But the name is somewhat odd. My Swiss father in law did explain the meaning but I forgot.
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Re: The amusing Swiss town signs spotted whilst out driving thread

A defaced sign in Zurich Hauptbahnhof. Don't know what it said originally...
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I was amazed when I first saw the sign 'heavy plant crossing' in the UK!!!
This was on my uncle's Facebook page today!


https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?f...type=1&theater
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Re: The amusing Swiss town signs spotted whilst out driving thread

And ofcourse there is a Moron in Jura http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moron_(Berg) and a Crap Masegn some where in the films-laax ski area. The innumerable sex blah blah in Valais like sex rouge, sex noir etc etc.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sex_Rouge
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And ofcourse there is a Moron in Jura http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moron_(Berg) and a Crap Masegn some where in the films-laax ski area. The innumerable sex blah blah in Valais like sex rouge, sex noir etc etc.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sex_Rouge

One of the three major skiing regions of Flims



the others are Cassons Grat and La Siala
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Kurvenstrasse, in Zurich.

Why is it funny, you ask? Watch this! http://youtu.be/sdWlspF3B2M
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Noticed a few more, mainly in Austria using the DB HAFAS database whilst planning a trip:

OberF

Windpassing

Wankham

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