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A bridge in Chongqing has grabbed the attention of visitors because of its unusual mix of both traditional Chinese and Western-style buildings. Picture of the bridge, like this one taken on Friday, February 23, 2018, have gone viral online. [Photo: IC]

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Visitors go sightseeing on a bridge crammed with both traditional Chinese and Western-style buildings in Chongqing on Friday, February 23, 2018. The mismatched architectural styles of the bridge have created an attraction that has proved popular with visitors. [Photo: IC]

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A bridge in Chongqing has grabbed the attention of visitors because of its unusual mix of both traditional Chinese and Western-style buildings. Picture of the bridge, like this one taken on Friday, February 23, 2018, have gone viral online. [Photo: IC]

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Visitors go sightseeing on a bridge crammed with both traditional Chinese and Western-style buildings in Chongqing on Friday, February 23, 2018. The mismatched architectural styles of the bridge have created an attraction that has proved popular with visitors. [Photo: IC]

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Post time 2018-2-26 12:48:07 |Display all floors
Elegant it isn't, but eye-catching it certainly is. I might drive my Porsche to Chongqing just to see it - but please, clear the access roads of all pedestrians. I might be too distracted by the sight of the buildings...

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seneca Post time: 2018-2-26 12:48
Elegant it isn't, but eye-catching it certainly is. I might drive my Porsche to Chongqing just to se ...

I'm concerned about safety of the bridge crammed with so many buildings. How much weight such a bridge can hold?

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ceciliazhang Post time: 2018-2-26 14:25
I'm concerned about safety of the bridge crammed with so many buildings. How much weight such a br ...

Don't worry. If the buildings are made of cardboard or paper, the extra weight will only be a few hundred kilogrammes... approximately the weight of just one light car travelling on the bridge...

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