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17 things that could only happen on Irish roads

The things you see.

1. This detour in Offaly

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2. And this helpful sign between Donegal and Fermanagh

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3. Irish roads are the kind of place you’d see someone transporting a couch in the middle of a storm

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4. Or get held up for the most ridiculous reasons

5. Like this kind of very Irish traffic jam

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6. Irish roads have a unique approach to number plates

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7. And the roads have potholes you can take a swim in

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8. Irish roads are home to the hastily-put-together warning sign

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9. Which are as friendly as they are practical

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10. Irish roads can become a hotbed of craic and shenanigans

11. There are reminders everywhere that you can’t pass in certain circumstances

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12. And you’re likely to see all sorts when you take a glance out the window

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13. Sometimes, the road markings are confusing

14. As are the cars that you pass

15. With some passengers looking out at you

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16. If you spend enough time on Irish roads, you won’t be long seeing something class

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17. Like a sarcastic conversation sprayed on to the road itself

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