Horai-(bashi) Bridge

horai bridgeThe Horai Bridge constructed in 1879 is a wooden walking bridge in Shimada, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan over the Ōi River. The bridge was registered in The Guinness Book of Records as the longest wooden walking bridge (897 m) in 1997. It also said that the bridge had been broken few times due the strong typhoon. The latest repair on March 2012.

18. June 2013 by Joey
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