widest street in the world

Though there are some other contenders, I’m convinced that 9 de Julio Avenue in Buenos Aires is widest. They tore out an existing row of buildings to make it.

The avenue has up to seven lanes in each direction. It’s not easy to make the pedestrian crossing in one go.

Here’s how it looked in 1930.

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Rick Mc

Career gymnastics coach who loves the outdoors, and the internet.

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