Five of the most unusual rules of the road in the world
• The five most extraordinary traffic rules in the world
Traffic rules are created to maintain order on the roads. Set of rules - this is a serious document, but even there you can find quite unexpected points. Today we tell about the five most extraordinary traffic regulations in the world.
In America, and more specifically in the state of California, in the SDA registered an item on that machine can not wipe or wash the old underwear. So, to save not acquire washcloths there will not work. If suddenly you have a childhood dream - to ride in a car with their eyes closed, Alabama - this is not the most suitable place for this on the ground, because in this state for such a penalty is provided.
Agree, it is unpleasant, when gasoline ends up in the middle of the road. In Germany, this can be not only unpleasant, but also expensive, because of this there is supposed to substantial fines. And there they are prohibited from showing their neighbors downstream various offensive gestures, like the middle finger or an elongated tongue. For a German "cops" are ready to tear off from 500 to 3000 euros.
3. Costa Rica
Then the drivers directly expanse. In Costa Rica, allowed to drink alcoholic beverages (such as beer) straight behind the wheel as long as the driver himself decides that he's too drunk. So, some especially trained drivers can make the driving experience more fun without breaking the law.
An interesting fact
The first attempts to regulate traffic in the city were undertaken Julius Caesar. According to the decree in the 50s BC. e. one-way traffic was introduced on some streets of Rome. During the day the city was forbidden fare of private wagons, chariots and crews. Newcomers were obliged to leave their vehicles outside the city and around Rome on foot. drive on the left was taken at the roads of the empire, thanks to which the control carriage's right hand remained free.
4. The Philippines
Then we find some pretty interesting method to combat congestion. Monday is prohibited to drive the drivers, which ends with the machine number 1 or 2, on Tuesday, the same story with the numbers 3 and 4, and so on. There are no restrictions on weekends only.
No DVRs in Austria. Here it is considered an invasion of personal space of other drivers.