Take a Walk on One of the World’s Most Luxurious Bridges!
Have you ever wondered what makes a bridge look luxurious? We think it’s the panoramic views that offers but, most of all, the way that it looks, especially at night. So here’s our top 5 list of the world’s most luxurious bridges!
These 5 engineering wonders not only represent an amazing architectural display but, some of them, also have an impressive history, like The Wind and Rain Bridge, located in China.
Not to mention, suspension bridges are entirely necessary.
So pack your bags and let’s visit these stunning bridges, which are not only visually striking, but also inspiring!
5The Wind and Rain Bridge, China
We begin our top 5 list with The Wind and Rain Bridge, located in Sanjiang County of Guangxi Municipality.
Also known as the Chengyang Bridge, Yongji Bridge and Panlong Bridge, the 100-year-old Wind and Rain Bridge was built in 1912 without a single nail by the Dong people, a minority ethnic group in China.
The bridge consists of 2 platforms, 3 piers, 3 spans, 5 pavilions, 19 verandas and 3 floors. Made out of stone, wood and tiles, this bridge is truly amazing.
A combination of bridge, corridor, veranda and Chinese pavilion which makes it so luxurious, the Wind and Rain Bridge has a total length of 64.4 metres and its corridor has a width of 3.4 metres.
Why is it called the Wind and Rain? The Dong people believe that this bridge will protect them from the elements.