21 random thoughts on transport here August 2nd 2012 * The seats have very thin padding generally (this thought occurred after 6 hrs on the road in a bus)
* The main roads are built up to avoid water. This necessitates drivers on sideroads accelerating hard to get up the inclines and shooting out into the stream of traffic! Scary!!
* They drive on the right now, but most vehicles (even new) are built for left side driving.
* It makes overtaking s ... read more
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