Now, you can add traffic jams during vacation time to that list.
The video below captures what happens when thousands of travelers are returning to Beijing and they get bottle-necked by some road tolls.
China is currently at the end of a week-long holiday, and so there’s plenty of returning traffic on the roads.
The jam took place on the 50-lane-wide Beijing-Hong Kong-Macau Expressway not that far out of the capital.
Yes you read that correct: a 50-lane-wide expressway.
The traffic got choked when it had to merge into 20 lanes for the road toll, creating a jam that went on for miles, the People’s Daily reported, says ABC News.
Five years ago, there was a 10-day-long traffic jam on the outskirts of Beijing. See a video about that below: