Strangest Streets in the World

# 3. Lombard Street, San Francisco

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Drivers will be forgiven for thinking that they have entered a Formula One racing circuit when they first arrive at the start of Lombard street which consists of a seven hairpin turns within just a few hundred metres. The twists were added in order to make the street less steep for vehicles to pass through safely. The ‘Worlds Most Crooked Street’ is one-way only for safety reasons, and parking is forbidden.

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