Hanoi traffic

A view at an intersection in Hanoi, Vietnam. This is said to be only a small and quiet intersection, but it still looks like there are no traffic rules.

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+3 1. rahim commented 12 years ago

And I m thinking that only INDIAN people don't follow traffic rules >:) >:) >:)
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+8 2. Kenuty commented 12 years ago

I'am from vietnam and been there, There really isn't any traffic rules people are just use to dodging each other and the horn honking is how they communicate. Also if you drive too fast you'll be caught by the cops there is a speed limit, I was caught and gave the cop 5-10 bucks and easily, pretty corrupt system
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-2 3. Atkinc088 commented 12 years ago

I just want to drive my big American truck through there and see who gets the right-of-way >:)
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+2 4. ulvac commented 12 years ago

I am not surprised. This kind of traffic was also driven by VC in Ho Chi Minh trail. Ha HA HA
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+1 5. killpineapple commented 12 years ago

doesn't seem like a big deal to me. I didn't see anyone get hurt, and the only close calls were people who seemed to be going a little too fast in tight spots. If you're going slow enough, you're good to go. right on for the Vietnamese, keep traffic moving!
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+1 6. epica commented 12 years ago

well, you shouldn't be tired in your car there or you probably have a lot of people on your hood :)
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+2 7. Noobeater commented 12 years ago

As this video proves, Anarchy works
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+2 8. missybo commented 12 years ago

:D just u normal monday mornin traffic lol
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+3 9. BombDiggady commented 12 years ago

I wanna drive a Ford F-350 through there and 35mph+; I could anywhere in no time! ;)
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+2 10. yawors commented 12 years ago

... and here in north america, we get told what to do with traffic lights and still manage to get accidents with 2 cars on a red light... then they say technology doesn't numb our minds :P

like noobeater said, anarchy works, because it involves that everybody thinks at least a minimum
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+2 11. maven101 commented 12 years ago

Reminds me of the experiment going on somewhere in the Nordic countries where they have eliminated all traffic lanes, signals, and signs. The results have shown reduced traffic problems, and surprisingly, more courtesy.

Might be something to this anarchy thing after all....
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+1 12. Borateen commented 12 years ago

maven101 - I thought the same thing
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+3 13. Rastafabi commented 12 years ago

Does anyone still believe in traffic lights?
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+1 14. anarchicchic commented 12 years ago

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+2 15. anarchicchic commented 12 years ago

Anarchy in the Vietnam
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+1 16. edmund commented 10 years ago

The throughput is greater than with traffic lights :)
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0 17. loadrunner commented 8 years ago

It is saver then trafficlights. Some people hit the gass to the metal when the lights turn green. not looking at if someone is close or missing the red light

The accidents happening are slow speed,
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-1 18. cmmd commented 7 years ago

That's a small intersection. See one with 8 ways. Also in VN