Roads are one of the means of transportation for vehicles on land. Usually, the road is made to facilitate human transportation from one place to another. However, there are many unique roads in the world which have high difficulty for us to pass.
Most Interesting and Unique Roads
Some regions of the world are even known to have the most unique roads ever. The following are some most unique roads in the world.
One of the most annoying and confusing roads in the world seems to be in the British countryside. The magic roundabout is the ring road in the Swindon area. The magic street was built in 1972 with five rounds in the area. Even in 2009 ago, the Magic road was considered the most frightening detour in England.
The Lombard Street is located in San Francisco, United States. This strange and unique road is famous for having a downhill road that accompanied by eight sharp turns. Lombard Street is also often referred to as the most crooked and cornering road in the world. This road is the most interesting tourist destination in San Francisco.
The Baldwin Street is located in suburban area of Dunedin, New Zealand. It is famous for the steepest road in the world. This road is actually quite short, only 350 meters long, but the level of the steepness is very outrageous. On average, the Baldwin road is 100 meters above sea level. But if calculated from the top, it reaches a height of 200 meters above sea level.
This road is the narrowest road in the world that is located in Reutlingen, Germany. This unique road was built around 1727 and only has a width of only 31 cm at the narrowest point, and also 50 cm at its widest point. This road was officially registered as an urban road with number 77.
9 de Julio Avenue
9 de Julio Avenue is located in the city of Buenos Aires, Argentina. This road has a length of about 1 km and also has 7 lanes in each direction. This road is flanked by parallel roads which each have two lanes. With a width of more than 90 meters and 10 vehicle lanes on each side, you have to pass three traffic lights to get to the other side.
As we know, roads are made to facilitate human transportation from one place to another. However, there are many unique roads in the world which have high difficulty for us to pass.