#1: An Italian's day getting around! Author: Carole, Location: Valtellina - Near Lake ComoPosted: Fri Aug 10, 2007 2:12 pm ---- I thought you may all enjoy how the average Italian pedestrian passes thier time getting around their towns and cities.
This could literally have been taken anywhere in Italy! No such thing as a safe crossing here.....
#2: Re: An Italian's day getting around! Author: Poipu04, Location: ConnecticutPosted: Fri Aug 10, 2007 2:46 pm ---- Yep, it seems like it is survival of the fittest. LOL. My DH was aghast the first time he saw me step into moving traffic in Rome. That's how it is done though. Of course, it works better if there is a crowd of people to act as a buffer! LOL.
#3: Re: An Italian's day getting around! Author: nuccia, Location: Toronto, Ontario, CanadaPosted: Fri Aug 10, 2007 2:56 pm ---- Wow..I would hate for my kids to cross the street there. Funny, I wouldn't have worried about this when I wasn't a mom but now...
#4: Re: An Italian's day getting around! Author: wldspirit, Location: UsaPosted: Fri Aug 10, 2007 6:32 pm ---- One thing comes to mind in seeing this......how many pedestrians end up
being hit in a given year???