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Bridge Between Continents, Reykjavik
Categories: Landmarks, Tourist Spots
Cross the rift supposedly separating Europe and North America by walking over Bridge Between Continents. A thin, steel deck in the middle of nowhere lies across the point where two tectonic plates are diverging. "Welcome to America" and "Welcome to Europe" signs greet you as you cross. The gorge below the bridge is not very deep or dangerous, so you can easily walk through and pass under the bridge. Notice the engraved padlocks on the fence, which symbolize the love of couples who visited the bridge. Before you head to Reykjavik, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Reykjavik vacation planner, to make sure you see all that Reykjavik has to offer, including Bridge Between Continents.
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Fun to take pictures of yourself and family standing between two continents. Everyone does the same.
Our family was eager to stand on the border of the Eurasian and North American plates at the Bridge Between the Continents. There isn't visible movement or volcanism since the plates are moving apart ... read more »
A ponte permite desde 2002 passar para outro continente. A primeira vez que visitei este lugar não havia Ponte, mas ficámos a uns bons metros da falha. Inspira uma sensação de respeito por energias na... read more »The bridge allows since 2002 move to another continent. The first time I visited this place there was no Bridge, but we got a good m. .. Inspires a sense of respect for natural energies that do not dominate.show original
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