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Being a pedestrian: If you want to cross a street, do as the limeņos, wait! Donīt think that the cars will stop for you. They donīt!
In Sweden where I live we have a law (about two years old) that forces the drivers to stop at the crossing signs, if a pedestrian want to cross.
The system in Lima work the other way, if the driver se a pedestrian he doesnīt stop, if he shows some reaction, he will increase the speed, to make the person run or take two steps backwards very quickly!
If a car wants to change driving field, the other cars wonīt let him until they have passed! Making turning signs doesnīt work! Even busses (micros or combis) have to force their way, you hear horn-beeps all the time, and nobody will pay any notice.
Be careful!

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  • Updated Jun 5, 2003
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