The shortest, narrowest, most sloping roads around the world in pictures
Roads and streets vary between width, length, shortness and slope. This variation is uneven and natural in all countries of the world. However, there are degrees of variation that have made some of the strangest streets and roads in the world.
The shortest street in the world (Epinezer Place .. Scotland)
Ebenezer Place is located in Wake, Caithness, in the far north of Scotland, the shortest street in the world. It is registered in the Guinness Book of Records, with a length of only 2 meters and 6 centimeters.
There is one address on this strange street, the front door of the Mackis Hotel, which was built in 1883 and holds the number 1 as no one else on this street was officially declared and opened in 1887.
The narrowest street in the world (Narwist Street .. Germany)
This narrowest street in one of the oldest countries in the city of Reutlingen, Germany is the narrowest in the world. Narwiste Street can also be considered a pathway or a snare. It is located between two houses. It has a width of 12 inches (31 cm) in the narrowest point and 20 inches (50 cm) The widest point, and is only 3 meters long and 8 centimeters long.
The street was built in 1727, during reconstruction efforts, after the entire area was destroyed in the fire that ravaged the city in 1726.
The most steep street in the world (Baldwin Street, New Zealand)
Baldwin Street, located in a quiet suburb of New Zealand’s southern city of Dunedin, is known as the most steepest street in the world, located in the northeast suburb of the valley, 3.5 kilometers northeast of Dunedin.
Baldwin Street is about 350 meters long and extends east of the Lindsay Creek valley alongside the Seagal Hill. It rises 30 meters above sea level. The slope of Baldwin Street has a maximum slope of about 1: 2.86 (19 degrees or 35 percent) By one meter for every 2.86 meters, was created in the 19th century.
The most twisting street in the world (Lombard San .. America)
Lombard Street Lombard Street is the most twisting road in the world. It is located in San Francisco. This strange street is only part of the long Lombard Street. This crumbling part of the Russian hills can be found between the streets of Hyde and Leavenworth, and runs only one way from top to bottom .
On both sides of the street are the most expensive homes and condominiums in San Francisco, and they were originally built, because the vehicles were not able to handle the sloping main road, built on a hillside.
The most complex intersections in the world (Harry’s Dagger .. America)
Located in Los Angeles and California, the Harry Harry Pregerson Junction is one of the most complex intersections in the world, allowing entry and exit in all directions via a cross-section of complex bridges, allowing for smooth flow of traffic through interstate highways, This intersection was opened in 1993.