Bridges not just physically link places; they also connect eras and a region’s heritage. Since times immemorial man has attempted to cross challenging landscapes such as deserts, mountains and vast seas. Bridges also make for exciting adventures. How about crossing an arduous river on a bridge? Think of ingenious bridge designs, state of the art architecture and a heritage to boot. It is all experiencing the architectural ingenuity of a place by knowing more about its bridges. Here is a list of some of the planet’s most fascinating and unusual bridges that will leave you totally stunned!
1. Helix Bridge, Singapore
The unique looking Helix Bridge closely resembles a DNA structure. What makes is so mesmerizing you ask? Well, it is made of steel and is splendidly illuminated post sundown by hundreds of LED lights to accentuate the beauty of its already eye-catching design.