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Longest straight roads in the world

Longest straight roads in the world

We all love twisting and curving roads. But for getting from point A to point B in the fastest time possible, sometimes you need to cut corners and go straight. Here is the list of the straightest of the straight roads in the world.

The most spectacular bridges in the world

The most spectacular bridges in the world

Over the years constructors have built bridges in all shapes, sizes and heights. Here are some of the most breath-taking bridges, from remote places around the world – guaranteed to get your heart racing.

The world's most famous hairpinned roads

The world's most famous hairpinned roads

Some of the world’s most scenic roads have many hairpin turns climbing up and down the mountainside. A hairpin turn is a bend with a very acute inner angle, making it necessary for an oncoming vehicle to turn almost 180° to continue on the road.

The highest motorable roads in the world

The highest motorable roads in the world

It is very difficult to determine where’s the highest road on Earth, since it is impossible to establish what is meant by the ‘road’ term. 

Highest roads of Europe

Highest roads of Europe

A signpost at the foot Col de la Bonette makes the claim "Col de la Bonette - Restefond, 2.802 m above sea level, the highest road in Europe". But this claim is incorrect for several reasons.