"Australians, and others who drive on the left --" Traffic Tip by unravelau

Traffic, Rome: 52 reviews and 30 photos

  Traffic at Campidoglio
by unravelau
 
 

In Rome, and every time that I was there, I needed to be extra cautious in regard to crossing the road. Here, we are so used to looking to the right, then left then right again before crossing that we can think it safe to cross the road then, in Italy. In Rome though it definitely is different, and not only because the first lot of traffic will actually approach you from the left.........they don't always stop for you -- but once on the crossing vehicles on your right will stop..............So going with a crowd is the best advice, and staying in the middle of that crowd probably affords you the best protection. I was rescued three times whilst in Italy all because I thought that I was home.

Address: Paris

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Mar 10, 2003
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