15 Bizarre Laws From Around Europe

Germany And Gas

Heading out onto the Autobahn? Better fill up first, because anyone who runs out of gas on the famous highway is up for a hefty fine or some jail time.

France And Pigs

Crack out the baby name book and find something perfect for your pet pig … just as long as it’s not Napoleon. George is acceptable, Florence is fine too, but expect a visit from the cops if you name your little piggy after the historic French political leader.

Switzerland And Chores

Back to Switzerland, where they take their Sundays very seriously. It’s forbidden to mow your lawn, wash your car and hang clothes on an outside line. Best to take it safe and stay in bed with a good book!