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Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Okinawa roads/Езда по дорогам Окинавы

Okinawa's regular roads are pretty much the same as anywhere else. They are narrow (except the expressway or other toll roads), with quite a bit of traffic lights and small sidewalks. I noticed one thing: there are people on motorbikes who move through the traffic as they like. Looks dangerous. Here is an example:

Обычные дороги на Окинаве ничем не отличаются от других обычных (бесплатных) дорог в Японии. Они узкие, с узкими тротуарами, и с большим количеством светофоров. Я заметил одну особенность: здесь много людей ездят на мотоциклах, и маневрируют сквозь движение как им надо. Иногда это выкглядит не так уж и безопасно. Вот пример:


Here are more pictures of the local roads:

Вот еще фотографии дорожного движения:



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