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Nanjing Yangtze River Bridge

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Address: Northwest of Nanjing City, Nanjing, China
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Impressive old Bridge. Facilities are non existent and there is one elevator that brings you up to level 5. But what a view from the top. Worth a visit.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Impressive old Bridge. Facilities are non existent and there is one elevator that brings you up to level 5. But what a view from the top. Worth a visit.

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Jerusalem, Israel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This two-deck bridge was a Soviet project completed by Chinese constructors. Very like old Soviet bridges

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Thank Zeituni
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This bridge is the pride of Nanjing. Specially the view of the city from this bridge is speechless. It is definitely a good experience of travelling over the bridge and enjoying the scenic beauty of the Yangtze river.

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Nanjing
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A great place to have a view of Yangtze River and the Bridge is the Viewing Tower. And the tower itself is a great place too. The Bridge is the first Yangtze Bridge we built by ourselves.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Three reasons for visiting this attraction: One - This is the longest dual function bridge of highway and railway listed in the Guinness Book of Records. Two - It was constructed and built by Chinese engineers. The Soviet architects abandoned the project when relationship between Mao's China and the Soviet Russia turned sour. It was Mao's symbol of pride to... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

If you looking for a tourist site, don't bother going to this bridge: gray, and just a huge bridge. If you like history and mythical creation, it is worthwhile: the bridge was planned by the Soviet, but when the Chinese Communists split, the Soviet engineers were called to abandon the project. The bridge was concluded under Mao by Chinese and... More 

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Thank Nelson C
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

One of first big construction of the China after the end of WW II, now it is grey and sad but still a huge piece of engineering. Walk on it to have direct feeling of the witness of the river and of the number of boats transporting goods.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

There is a giant statue of Mao at the entering and you will go up by lift and see the bridge and the river. The bridge has a long history but that''s it.

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Roosendaal, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

The bridge has a long and old history. Did pass this bridge many times and everytime it was still amazing what mankind has made.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

As the longest river in Asia and 3rd longest river in the world, is said to be the cradle of Chinese civilization. The Nanjing Yangtze River Bridge is a double-decked road-rail truss bridge across the Yangtze River between Pukou and Xiaguan in Nanjing. It was the first heavy bridge designed and built using Chinese expertise.

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