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"(Street) Crossing Aid" Annaberg-Buchholz Local Custom Tip by german_eagle

Annaberg-Buchholz Local Customs: 4 reviews and 9 photos

  Sign for Street Crossing Aid
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  • Sign for Street Crossing Aid - Annaberg-Buchholz
      Sign for Street Crossing Aid
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  • using the Street Crossing Aid - Annaberg-Buchholz
      using the Street Crossing Aid
    by german_eagle

I shook my head when I saw this sign saying "Pedestrians please use the (street) crossing aid." It is typical for the German administration to instruct people to do something.

I mean, if the traffic is really heavy (and since this is a main road leading the traffic around the old town it most likely *is* a very busy road in rush hour) and pedestrians have a hard time to cross the street they are probably happy to walk a little detour to use this pedestrian refuge island, no? And in times without much traffic they will most likely NOT use it.

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  • Written Sep 19, 2011
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