30 Aug '13, 6pm

These bridges look incredible

This bridge is an example of outside-the-box thinking when it is applied to architecture. Because this is a pedestrian bridge, the builders did not have to follow the blueprint of rigidity that comes with having to support huge amounts of weight at any given moment. Free from this design chain, they were able to create a wave-like structure that on the inside contains sitting areas where guests can enjoy the surrounding nature as well as the impressive skyline of one of the most important ports and city-states in the world. The bridge was impressive enough to win a Sharky award from TravelShark.com, awarded for its natural appearance that is in stark contrast to most bridges who choose functionality over flash. While the wave-like formations are noted for their delectable appearance on the outside, their purpose is twofold, also serving as comfortable benches on the inside...

Full article: http://pics.la/most-amazing-bridges-on-earth/15-henderson...

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