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An Indian legend says: "When a human dies, there is a bridge they must cross to enter into heaven. At the head of the bridge waits every animal that human encountered during their lifetime. The animals, based on what they know of this person, decide which humans may cross the bridge... and which are turned away.":


This is a 1574 map of London. It shows us what London looked like in Tudor times. In the middle of the map is the City of London inside the City walls. On the left side is Westminster where two of the royal palaces were. The River Thames flows through the centre. There is only one bridge across the Thames: London Bridge. At the bottom of the map is Southwark on the south bank of the river. Here you can see two round buildings: these were the bull- and bear-baiting pits.

from 99TravelTips

5 Reasons Why Everyone Should Visit Paris

C'est le Pont des Arts à Paris . Je voudrais mettre un verrou ici . Je me demandais combien de serrures maintenant . Je pense qu'il y a trop pour les compter !

from The Huffington Post

Japan Has The Scariest-Looking Bridge Ever

Eshima Ohashi Bridge, Japan ~ the bridge has a gradient of 6.1% on one side and 5.2% on the other.


Selfoss Waterfall in Jokulsargljufur National Park Iceland. Iceland is full of natural beauty, and this picture doesn't even compare to what it's like in person. Definitely a must for an Iceland visit.


Brom: Now if you doubt this tale is so- I met that spook just a year ago. Now I didn't stop for a second look- But made for the bridge that spans the brook. For once you've crossed that bridge, my friend - The ghost is through His power ends

from Berry

Morning coffee (39 photos)

If you combined the Golden Gate Bridge and Lombard Street, this is what it would look like.....