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Destinations 2016, Roadtrip -

Anybody in the mood for a drive?  1. Old Yungas Road, Bolivia    We’d rather hitchhike the Highway to Hell than take our chances on Old Yungas Rd (aka: “The Death Road”), considered the most dangerous in the world. The 40-mile stretch linking La Paz to Coroico hugs cliffs that overlook a sprawling canyon and features so many sharp turns that you’d think drivers would putter along at 10mph rather than take a chance. They don’t. More than 200 people a year fall to their death in trucks, cars, and public buses. 2. Karnali Highway, Nepal Just like Old Yungas...

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Destinations 2016, Most Beautiful, Roadtrip, Top 5 -

 1. Hana Highway, Maui Photo: grayline The T-shirts all say: I survived the road to Hana. It can take more than two and a half hours to travel the 52 miles from Kahului to Hana, as you snake past steep sea-cliffs lush with blooming mango trees, buy banana bread from roadside stalls, and pull over for Jurassic vistas. In tiny Hana, a town on eastern Maui, a cinder cone shields the red sand beach where nudists and endangered monk seals bake idly in the sun. Stop: Drive past Hana to where the road ends (or becomes unpassable, according to most rental car contracts)...

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