Trip Around the World: Amazing Bridges.

Bridges are considered to be the incredible engineering achievements today. Their extraordinary constructions and design bring them in the focus of attention. The most famous of them have even become a well-known tourist attractions. Due to their unique features they have achieved the vast popularity and millions of foreign people try to visit them during their trips. Today we present you the most awesome of them (from our point of view). This post shows various examples of bridges: the old and the modern concepts, footbridges and rail-and-road bridges, swing bridges, floating bridges, hanging bridges etc. Let’s browse them!
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Henderson Waves (Singapore)

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Peace Bridge (designed by Santiago Calatrava)

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Banpo Bridge (South Korea)The Fountain Bridge

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Carr Bridge (Scotland)

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Chengyang Bridge (Sanjiang of Guangxi Province, China)

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Erasmus Bridge (Rotterdam, Netherlands)

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Gateshead Millennium Bridge (Gateshead to Newcastle, UK)

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Golden Gate Bridge (San Francisco)

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Hangzhou Bay Bridge (Hangzhou Bay, China)

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Lu Pu Bridge (China)

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Magdeburg Water Bridge (Magdeburg, Germany)

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Nanpu Bridge (Shanghai, China)

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New Footbridge (Edinburgh)

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Ponte Vecchio (Florence, Italy)

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The Bridge of Aspiration (Covent Garden, London, UK)

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The Root Bridge (Cherrapungee)

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12 Responses to Trip Around the World: Amazing Bridges.

  1. Hermitbiker says:

    …. fabulous works of art as bridges !! :)

  2. Scott says:

    What about the Emmabrug ?

    http://commondatastorage.googleapis.com/static.panoramio.com/photos/original/1476817.jpg

    Overall pretty cool bridges though!

  3. Jeannine says:

    What about Confederation Bridge from Prince Edward Island to New Brunswick, Canada?

  4. David Leonhardt says:

    All these are pretty amazing. I would like to add Snake Bridge, shaped like a diamondback:

    http://www.paramount-roll.com/services/work/snake-bridge/

  5. Andy Hayes | Sharing Travel Experiences says:

    Great list, although I can’t say I find the footbridge in Edinburgh all that amazing. The buildings it connects are pretty ugly. :)

  6. Smashing Share says:

    very nice collection!

  7. Dhiren says:

    Nice collection, just one comment – last photo is from Cherrapungee, India

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  10. Decking says:

    All I can say is Wow! How I wish I can go to Henderson Waves in Singapore.
    So cool and very amazing.
    From the bottom of my heart. Thanks for sharing. I enjoy the photos.

  11. Mauritius travel says:

    Awesome Photography