Photo Of The Day: The Eshima Ohashi Bridge In Japan


Road bridge... or rollercoaster? Japan's incredible Eshima Ohashi is enough to give the

It is the third largest of its kind in the world – rises sharply so ships can pass underneath. The concrete road bridge, pictured, spans a mile across Lake Nakaumi, linking the cities of Matsue and Sakaiminato.The two-lane concrete road bridge stretches 1.7km or just over 1 mile long and has a width of 11.4 metres making it the largest rigid frame bridge in Japan and the third largest in the world.

Hmm, would you dare to drive in this rollercoaster-like bridge???