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Monday, November 8, 2010

Okinawa Expressway/Скоростная дорога Окинава Экспрессвэй

Here is a couple of pictures of the road. The speed limit is 80 kilometers per hour, which is 50 miles per hour. It does not seem fast, but it is much faster than any other road (the fastest speed in town is often 30 miles per hour, less often -- 37). There are two lanes, the left one is officially designated for traffic and the right lane is officially designated for passing.

Вот несколько фотографий скоростного шоссе. Ограничение скорости -- 80 километров в час. Вроде бы не так уж и быстро, но быстрее чем по городу (ограничение в городе -- 50 километров в час, реже -- 60). На дороге по две полосы в каждую сторону, левая полоса обозначена как полоса для движения, правая -- полоса для обгона.


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