Road signage in Ireland has been covered before on the blog. You know... signs in Gaelic only, including the internationally loved "Stop" and every other sign in, or pointing to, the Gaeltacht. Many gullible tourists have spent their two weeks' holiday - and large sums of money to "friendly" rip-off gombeens - vainly searching for the town of Dingle.
We have a semi-orbital motorway part-way around the capital which informs drivers who enter it only of the directions "north" or "south" - no actual placenames.
We have dual carriageways with lower speed limits than bockety rural regional roads. We have only a handful of signs informing motorists of junction layouts in advance.
It's a mess, but the Irish authorities have never quite grasped the intended function of signage: to impart information.
What about this beauty at a right-turn junction (or is it?) at the Blanchardstown centre?
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