Hitch-hiking is very popular with young people. Young people like to get free lifts from drivers of cars, lorries,
Hitch-hiking was once a cheap and friendly way to travel. It was also romantic, interesting and ... free!
But now hitch-hiking is quite dangerous. We often hear or read that drivers attack or murder hitch-hikers. There are also hitch-hikers who rob drivers.
Because of this some countries don't allow people to hitch-hike