The world’s most dangerous roads

Never mind drinking and driving. Some roads are plenty precarious without adding alcohol to the mix. The folks over at Dark Roasted Blend, the personal blog of a family that posts on whatever it thinks is cool, compiled a list of the world’s most dangerous roads. Their top five?  1. Russian Siberian Road to Yakutsk ...

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Never mind drinking and driving. Some roads are plenty precarious without adding alcohol to the mix. The folks over at Dark Roasted Blend, the personal blog of a family that posts on whatever it thinks is cool, compiled a list of the world's most dangerous roads. Their top five? 

1. Russian Siberian Road to Yakutsk

2. Bolivia's North Yungas Road, aka "The Road of Death"

Never mind drinking and driving. Some roads are plenty precarious without adding alcohol to the mix. The folks over at Dark Roasted Blend, the personal blog of a family that posts on whatever it thinks is cool, compiled a list of the world’s most dangerous roads. Their top five? 

1. Russian Siberian Road to Yakutsk

2. Bolivia’s North Yungas Road, aka “The Road of Death”

3. Russian Georgia Sukhumi Road

4. Himalayan roads in Bangladesh, India, Nepal, and Tibet.

5. Xian, China hiking trails 

Check out the jaw-dropping photos

Hat tip: Kottke 

Christine Y. Chen is a senior editor at Foreign Policy.

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