Driving Abroad – Unusual Laws You Should Know

#1 No stopping for pedestrians in China     No stopping for pedestrians in China

There are many countries around the world where pedestrians are to be treated with extreme care while driving on the roads. You will have to give prime importance to pedestrians and make sure that they’re fine even if you’re speeding through the roads. However, if you do the same in China you might be fined. You are not supposed to stop your car for pedestrian crossing.

#2 No driving dirty cars in Russia

No driving dirty cars in Russia

Due to your busy schedules you might not always keep your cars clean. You might take the car to a service station to get it cleaned only once in a blue moon. However, if you drive a dirty car in Russia, you will be severely fined. There are laws in Russia that prohibits you from driving untidy cars. If you are renting a car in Russia, you should make sure that it is kept clean.

#3 No chewing gum in Singapore

No chewing gum in Singapore

When you get a car for hire in Singapore, you should not open a pack of mint flavored gums from your bad and start chewing it. Chewing gum is illegal in Singapore. Hence, when you go for daily or weekly car hire Singapore to serve your travel needs, you should make sure that chewing gums are kept away.

#4 No kissing in Dubai

no kissing in dubai

Dubai is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Asia. However, public display of affection is not allowed in this beautiful city. Hence, if you drive around in a fancy car with your special one and want to express your romantic antics, make sure that you do not stop in the middle of the road or pull over at a tourist spot to do that. Your kiss has to wait till you drive home!

#5 No stopping in the autobahn roads of Germany


You might have heard about the autobahn roads in Germany where you can enjoy breathtaking speeds. You will be able to enjoy driving amazing cars at high throttles when you travel to Singapore. However, make sure that you do not stop the car in the autobahn roads in the country. You will be fined severely if you fail to follow this rule.

#6 No splashing in Japan

No splashing in Japan

You might have come across plenty of experienced and young drivers splashing water during their drives in different cities. You might love doing it, especially when you’re in a happy mood. However, if you do the same in Japan you’ll end up paying penalties. Japanese rules prohibit people from splashing water while driving a car.


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