This is The Transfăgărășan. It is, quite simply, an astonishing bicycle climb.
Built by Romanian soldiers between 1970 and 1974 at the behest of the country's former dictator, Nicolae Ceaucescu, some say it's little more than a megalomaniac's folly. But it's a folly that Jeremy Clarkson said was 'the world's best road.' There are sections that cycling enthusiasts believe would be considered Hors Categorie in the Tour de France. That is to say they are 'uncategorizable.'
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