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Pont du Gard is large, three-tiered, Ancient Roman aqueduct bridge, which continues to stand tall for two millennia, showcasing to the world not only architectural feats of our ancestors but also the entire history of France. Today, this cultural heritage site represents one of the most popular tourist destinations in entire France.
The world if filled with many magnificent bridges, but some managed to distinguish themselves with their famous design, long life or impact they had on our history. Here you can read more about some of the most famous bridges in the world.
Iron Bridge of Shropshire is famous for being the first bridge created only from cast iron. Connecting the two sides of large Severn Gorge, this bridge served as the icon of the early English industrial revolution, one of the largest touristic destinations of the Shropshire region, and the inspiration for the creation of many other bridges that fully or partially use cast iron.
Modern architects and engineers constantly try to outdo each other, managing to build large and tall bridges all around the world. Here you can find list of most impressive bridges and bridge complexes.