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Pont Neuf, Toulouse
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The Pont Neuf, French for "New Bridge" (a.k.a. Pont de Pierre and Grand Pont), is a 16th-century bridge in Toulouse, in the South of France.ConstructionOriginal planning for the bridge started in 1542 by the assembly of a committee of master masons and carpenters. Construction started on the foundations in 1544; the first arch was started in 1614. The bridge was finished in 1632, and was inaugurated on 19 October 1659.The bridge is not symmetrical; the longest arch is the third from the right-hand bank. The openings through the piers were originally supposed to represent the face and mane of a lion. A triumphal archway added in 1686 constricted traffic and was removed in 1860.It is 220m long, and has 7 arches.
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  • A magnificent bridge which contributes to the beauty of the city. The view is particularly pretty when the sun goes down.
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  • Just like the stroll along the Garonne's to do. Beautiful in itself this bridge allows using it to enjoy a very nice view on each side.
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  • Long enough that bridge overlooks the Garonne, it leaves you time to admire the view. See the sunrise or the sunset!
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  • The bridge lite up at night and it's beautiful!
  • It cool, but honestly its just an old bridge.
  • We were here during a cloudy day and then it really isn't all that nice.
  • Great view of the river and the bridges of Toulouse..
  • Excellent scenery