TITLE

YOU CAN NOT BE SERIOUS!

PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Travel Weekly Australia;6/1/2007, Issue 50, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article compares the transportation system in Australia to those in the developing countries like Indonesia and India. Poor transportation system is described as one of the major problem that passengers must deal with, especially during the rush hours. In Australia, commuters regularly complain about bad traffic situation. However, the author urges readers to ponder how Australians would react to public transport systems that feature farm trucks and stalled rail services.
ACCESSION #
25379028

 

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