10 Most Amazing Bridges
Banpo Bridge (South Korea): The Fountain BridgeOn September 9, 2008, the Banpo Bridge in Seoul (South Korea) got a major facelift: a 10,000-nozzle fountain that runs all the way on both sides. Immediately after being installed, the bridge turned into a major tourist attraction, as the bridge pumps out 190 tons of water per minute using the water from the river below.
Millau Bridge (France): World's Tallest Vehicular Bridge
Henderson Waves (Singapore): Most Beautiful Pedestrian Bridge
Hangzhou Bay Bridge (China): World's Longest Trans-Oceanic Bridge
Rolling Bridge (UK): The Bridge that Curls Up on Itself
Twelve metres long, the bridge is made in eight steel and timber sections, and is made to curl by hydraulic rams set into the handrail between each section.
Oliveira Bridge (Brazil): World's First X-shaped Cable Stayed Bridge with two crossed lanes
Wind and Rain Bridge (China): Dong people's bridge
It is a pure wooden architecture made up of pillars, purlins and balusters of different sizes and shapes. The body of the bridge is divided to three tiers, the largest one in the middle take the shape of a traditional Chinese drum tower. The pilasters and eaves of the bridge are engraved with flowers and patterns and are quite magnificent.