Showing posts with the label Road

Heaven-Linking Avenue or the Big Gate Road

Apr 18, 2012

Heaven-Linking Avenue, also known as the Big Gate Road, in Tianmen Mountain in the Hunan province of China as been called the “most dangerou...

Gigantic Snow Wall Along Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route, Japan

Mar 24, 2012

The Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route is a unique and spectacular route through the Northern Japan Alps, which is traversed by various means of t...

The Dark Hedges in Ireland

Feb 19, 2012

The Dark Hedges is a unique stretch of the Bregagh Road near Armoy, in Ireland, that looks like something from a Tim Burton movie. Over the ...

Gibraltar, World’s Only Airport Runway Intersecting a Road

Nov 3, 2011

Gibraltar Airport or North Front Airport is a civilian airport that serves the British overseas territory of Gibraltar, a tiny peninsula wit...

Lombard Street–World’s Most Crooked Street?

Oct 4, 2011

Lombard Street in San Francisco is best known for the one-way section on Russian Hill between Hyde and Leavenworth Streets, in which the roa...

The Hair Raising Hairpin Bends on Trollstigen Road in Norway

Sep 23, 2011

Trollstigen is one of the most dramatic mountain roads in Norway. It is located approximately 15 kilometers south of Åndalsnes in the county...