Bridges

Dark Roasted Blend has pictures. See World’s Most Interesting Bridges, Part 3

China is home to some of the most spectacular mountains, and some of the deepest gorges that need to be spanned with ridiculously tall bridges – and all these infrastructure projects are supposed to be good for Chinese economy.

There is only one problem: the amount of jaws dropped into the gorges by awestruck tourists and the sense of professional envy these bridges inspire in architects around the world, itching to land a similarly grand project:

The post has links to Parts 1 and 2 – all are worth perusing if you want to see pictures of some places to travel that are spanning the distance.

And, speaking of those bridge architects … See the Nevada DOT’s I-580 freeway extension construction website.

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