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Swiss Army Accidently Invades Liechtenstein

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1. Posted by s_hoot (Respected Member 497 posts) 10y

How does this happen?

Did they just forget to bring their map or GPS?

2. Posted by Isadora (Travel Guru 13926 posts) 10y


Phil already beat you to the posting - Bush Light strikes....

3. Posted by Utrecht (Moderator 5597 posts) 10y

Aparently it was rather dark

4. Posted by Pardus (Respected Member 2356 posts) 10y

They were probably looking for a bar or restaurant. The Swiss army is a Militia army, the soldiers go for refresher training for 3 weeks every 2 years. While in the American Army if you say jump they'll say 'Yes, sir, how high, sir' in the Swiss army you'll hear something like 'What? Why should we?' or 'See this emblem here on my shoulder. Says artillery, we don't jump' A lot of people refer to it as the 'Green Holidays':)
But hey, we've Fighter Jets (F15 I think) that can cross the whole of Switzerland in a few seconds! Isn't that great?

5. Posted by wouterrr (Travel Guru 3379 posts) 10y

come on!!! one cough and you passed it. Liechtenstein....they even have a soccerteam. what is the use of those ultra small countries. Any people from Liechtenstein around? No? I thought so

6. Posted by fraluchi (Full Member 130 posts) 10y

You guessed it: they went yodling on Heidisteig, northeast of Sargans. They descended to Maienfeld to sample the Maienfelder (an excellent wine, which is Swiss of course) and then returned to their quarters in Landquart. Over the old road, to keep up with the bends.