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Added by Laín Coubert on 28 Jul 2013 02:47
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The Most Dangerous Roads In The World

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YUNGA ROAD, EL CAMINO DE LA MUERTE, BOLIVIA

The North Yungas Road leading from the capital, La Paz, to the town of Coroico. The nickname 'Road of Death' comes from the fact that is the way with the highest number of deaths per mile.
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THE ATLANTIC OCEAN ROAD, NORWAY

The road is built on several islands connected by eight bridges and viaducts, the highest of which is the Storseisundet Bridge. Is often hit by strong ocean currents. It is part of the cultural heritage of the country and is considered one of the most beautiful streets in the world.
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PASS OF THE DADES GORGES, MOROCCO

The gorge overhangs the river Dadès, on the Atlas Mountains. The Berber people have built their kasbah (citadel) because it is a very protected place, and are connected by this road impassable.
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PASSO DELLO STELVIO, VALTELLINA, ITALY

Connect Bormio and Valtellina, with Trafoi and the Val Venosta. Is the highest automobile pass in Italy, second in Europe after the Iseran. There are 60 dangerous hairpin turns.
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JAMES W. DALTON HIGHWAY, ALASKA

Better known as Alaska Route 11, it's long 666km and runs through the entire state. Is one of the most isolated road in the United States. Is recommended to have a radio transmitter, also if one follows in the summer months you have to put into account the possibility of having to deal with even the fords. Finally, along the way there is no mobile phone service or Internet connection.
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TUNNEL GUOLIANG, TAIHANG MOUNTAINS, CHINA

Allows citizens of the village of Guoliang, Henan Province, to connect with the outside world passing through the Taihang Mountains. Is also known as 'the street that does not admit mistakes' because, in the '70s, many died during the construction of the tunnel.
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MADAGASCAR ROAD, MADAGASCAR

Is a road with continuous river crossings, many destroyed bridges and railroad tracks are not protected. The soil is unpaved and often very muddy. Is also the only road that crosses the country.
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SICHUAN-TIBET HIGHWAY, CHINA

Nearly 2,500 km of curves, and a bridge that crosses the Nujiang River, which is considered the most dangerous in the world because of the winds that hit 40 km per hour, and that overlooks a sheer drop of the turbulent waters.
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Sharp turns, overhangs thrilling, bridges at high risk. Here are the 10 toughest roads to be traveled.

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Posted: 4 years, 4 months ago at Jul 28 17:25
amazing! (:
Posted: 4 years, 3 months ago at Jul 29 5:19
Awesome pic !
Posted: 4 years, 3 months ago at Jul 31 15:35
I love these pictures, these places are awesome! I want to take the bike out on every one of these. Nice brother, very nice!
Posted: 4 years, 3 months ago at Aug 5 2:58
Looks familiar... !
Amazing list !!!
Posted: 4 years, 3 months ago at Aug 9 12:34
Great list, as always :) The pictures are impressive!
Posted: 4 years, 3 months ago at Aug 14 11:40
Transfăgărășan, Romania


Posted: 4 years, 3 months ago at Aug 20 1:47
Wow, this is really cool! I'd never go near those roads, but I still think it's pretty awesome
Posted: 4 years, 3 months ago at Aug 20 2:13
Cool list, I might have to go to Norway just to drive on that road.
Posted: 4 years, 3 months ago at Aug 20 21:13
I watched a documentary about your No.1 YUNGA ROAD, EL CAMINO DE LA MUERTE, BOLIVIA. The problem is that this road has traffic in both directions.
Posted: 4 years, 3 months ago at Aug 22 16:42
Russia’s Lena Highway
Posted: 4 years, 1 month ago at Oct 5 0:39
wow very impressive... i wouldn't want to drive on some of them even on foot. superb list
Posted: 3 years, 9 months ago at Feb 17 22:05
This is one of the greatest things I've ever seen on the internet. Awesome job. One of the best lists ever. Very, very cool.
Edit: 3 years, 9 months ago
Posted: 3 years, 9 months ago at Feb 18 8:24
Thanks so much :)
Posted: 3 years, 8 months ago at Mar 29 9:31
Stunning, scaring, exciting.
Posted: 3 years, 6 months ago at May 27 11:12
Fascinating list!

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