Windiest Road In The World

Posted by on July 12, 2011 with 0 Comments

Lombard Street in San Francisco, California, the windiest road in the world, is internationally famous for having a steep, one-block section that consists of eight sharp turns, running east and west.

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Worlds Longest Cross-Sea Bridge

Posted by on July 11, 2011 with 0 Comments

This incredible photo , from a photo gallery, shows an aerial view of Qingdao Jiaozhou Bay Bridge in Qingdao, east China’s Shandong Province. This is the world’s longest cross-sea bridge with a length of 36.48 kilometers (23 miles).

The bridge connects the cities of Jiaxing and Ningbo in east China’s Zhejiang Province. It may be a scary commute, but it will shorten the route between the two centers by 30 km, cutting travel time down from over 40 minutes to around 20 minutes, said Han Shouxin, deputy director of the Jiaxing traffic management committee.

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