A walk on the most beautiful bridges in the world

When you travel around the world there are many beautiful places that remain etched in your memory, often captured by photos and other times just by drawings. What mostly fascinates a tourist who is traveling in a big city or small towns is undoubtedly its bridges. These huge buildings have an intrinsic appeal beyond that objective: to represent the overcoming of an obstacle, that connects two antipodal points at that time. In addition, the view that you can admire from the top of their grandeur is, in many cases, striking and stunning.

Almost every city has its bridge; but which are, among all those in the world, the most beautiful bridges on which to walk?

Atlantic Road

The Atlantic Road is located in Norway and has an unusual length of eight kilometers. It connects several small villages and islands between Molde and Kristiansund, in the county of More and Romsdal.

Atlantic road

Atlantic road

The Harbor Bridge

The Harbor Bridge in Sydney, Australia, which connects the Business District (CBD) to the north of the city (North Shore), overcoming the beautiful Bay of Sydney.

Sydney Harbour Bridge

Sydney Harbour Bridge

Helix Footbridge

In Singapore, the Helix Footbridge crosses the Bay Marina of the city. As the name indicates, this bridge is shaped like a propeller and was built according to the structure of DNA as a symbol of life and renewal.

Helix Footbridge

Helix Footbridge

Kintai Bridge

This particular bridge is called Kintai Bridge and it is located in Japan, more precisely in Iwakuni, a city that is a part of Yamaguchi region on the island of Hoshu. It overcomes the Nishiki River and is considered the National Treasury since 1922.

Kintai Bridge

Kintai Bridge

Brooklyn Bridge

The Brooklyn Bridge is located in New York and connects the island of Manhattan to the borough of Brooklyn; it was the first steel bridge in the world. Try to see the lights of New York that light up at sunset and its reflection on the East River. This feeling is just amazing.

Brooklyn Bridge

Brooklyn Bridge

Gateshead Millennium Bridge

The Gateshead Millennium Bridge is a beautiful bridge furniture that is located in Newcastle, UK. Its particular shape is reminiscent of an eye; that’s why it is nicknamed as Blinking Eye.

Gateshead Millennium Bridge

Gateshead Millennium Bridge

London Tower Bridge

The Tower Bridge in London is a bridge spanning through the Thames River in England and it is connected to the Tower of London in the borough of Southwark. Admiring this imposing structure on the evening offers you unforgettable emotions.

London Tower Bridge

London Tower Bridge

Bridge photos by: francesco, david hayes, hugh trainer, leo.c.2010, loic lagarde, andrew green, g clarance

By +Nikos Kontorigas

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