Lombard Street – The Most Curved Road In The World | San Francisco | California | Usa
Ability to pass on such street is in San Francisco, which is known to be standing on the hills …
And there in the city Lombard Street (Lombard Street). Moreover, it is a 27-degree hill, so it still has eight “critical” turns. Lombard Street (San Francisco). Of course, the curved section is only part of the entire road. The speed limit on it only 5 miles / hour (8 km / h), and can only go down. On both sides of the road are the most expensive mansions in San Francisco.
The speed limit on it only 5 miles / hour (8 km / h), and can only go down. On both sides of the road are the most expensive mansions in San Francisco.The road was built in such a strange way, long ago, because the first vehicles due to the weakness of the engines could not cope with 27% slope. In 2001, local authorities had almost closed it to vehicles, but, on reflection, decided to move one way – from the top down and to limit and prohibit parking.