"Do Not Jaywalk!" Sofia Warnings Or Dangers Tip by johngayton

Sofia Warnings and Dangers: 69 reviews and 41 photos

  Traffic Light Controller at Road Junction
by johngayton
 
 

Sofia streets are amongst the most chaotic and congested I've come across in Europe. Not only that but the drivers are totally reckless and every time you cross a road you are taking your life in your hands. Even when the traffic lights at pedestrian crossings are with you it's always advisable to double check that no-one has tried to beat the light change or that no-one has had brake failure and is unable to stop.

Here's a little video which graphically illustrates this - Streets of Sofia

Scary stuff! So don't even think about jaywalking!

As to thinking about hiring a car to get about...

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Nov 12, 2009
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“The slow lane often gets you there faster”

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