This is a great post on a new immigrant's blog about riding on Jerusalem's buses (which regularly break the laws of physics and kinetic energy, not to mention parcels in the aisle), and how fast the No. 8 can slalom through a turn:
Anyone at all familiar with the Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling knows "the Night Bus." Israel's Egged bus line has its very own version of the Night Bus, albeit it has no shrunken heads, doesn't physically shrink and has no beds. Read it all.