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Garden Bridge, Shanghai
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The only surviving truss bridge in the country, Garden Bridge represents an example of heritage architecture and remains a popular landmark for citizens and tourists. One of four original Western-designed bridges, it was constructed in 1908 out of steel imported all the way from England to accommodate trams and automobiles. Over the years the bridge has seen many historical events, including assassinations and strategic closures. Strolling along its length, take in distinctive scenery on both banks of Suzhou Creek: old-fashioned backstreets to the north, and Western-style buildings to the south. A night visit reveals a vibrant scene, with the bridge colorfully lit and the city lights twinkling beyond. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Garden Bridge and many more Shanghai attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Shanghai trip generator.
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  • It is a bridge over Suzhou River flowing through the North of Bandera. In China's first bridge seems. Only because their tour appearance from the band area felt it features, but night is beautiful in the light. River was not so beautiful is disappointing.
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  • 由浦西外灘一路走到外白渡橋,夜晚的上海果然漂亮。 渡橋在燈光下非常美麗,來往的行人與汽車川流不息,我想這就是當時造這座橋的人最希望看到的景象吧! 
  • Outside is a bridge located near the Bund. Looking at one's feet when crossing the bridge appears wooden. Scenery is good because it doesn't clean the waters of the River have Highrise building area is back
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