These Breathtaking Roads Are Not for the Faint of Heart

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Humans have been creating and maintaining roadways since the dawn of civilization. Over time, some of these pathways have devolved into unpaved, overgrown areas of wilderness. Others continue to display the strength of human ingenuity by defying nature...or even gravity!

But one thing all of these roads have in common is that traveling on them makes hearts pound and palms sweat. These dangerous, gorgeous and unreal roadways are not for the faint of heart, though they may be tempting for risk-takers and adventurers. Join us for a journey along the world's most breathtaking routes.