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Tag: Banpo Bridge

Bridges with Amazing and Unique Designs

Bridges with Amazing and Unique Designs

Bizarre
Banpo Bridge in Seoul, South Korea is the world’s longest double decker fountain bridge built on the top of the existing bridge, the Jamsu Bridge (which was designed to be regularly flooded and remains regularly submerged in the water of the river) over the river Han. It was built in the early 1980s. In the year 2009 they added the longest bridge fountain in the world called “The Magic Rainbow Fountain”. 1,495 meters long bridge has 10,000 LED lights running across both of its sides. Water for the fountain is pumped straight from the Han River and is recycled again and again. The pumps draw 10 tons of water each minute from the river. The nozzles shoot water close to 50 meters horizontally. When the fountain is not in action, the Banpo and Jamsu bridges can be clearly seen. The Helix Br