Going home early

Aug 15th, 2015 | By | Category: International

According to Le Monde, today was only going to be a red Saturday, as was last Saturday. There was a black Saturday two weeks ago and there will be another next week. The colours refer to the intensity of the traffic flow on the days marking the beginning and the end of holidays, the “bouchons”, those places where the thousands of vehicles travelling on the French autoroutes come to a complete stop, are all too frequent.

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