29 November 2012 00:22 | By Francis Whittaker
14 weird roads from around the world

Passo dello Stelvio, Italy

Passo dello Stelvio, Italy (© Getty Images/Studio Box)
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The Passo dello Stelvio is, at 2757m, the highest paved mountain pass in the Eastern Alps. It has an astonishing 60 hairpin turns, which has led to it being dubbed the "greatest driving road in the world" by the UK's Top Gear TV programme.


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