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Arched Bridge Looks Like Giant Rollercoaster

China structure meant to look like the mountains actually resemble a theme park ride.

Ross Brooks
Ross Brooks on April 19, 2013. @greenidealism

A Shanghai based architectural firm called the CA Group has created a bridge that was meant to represent mountains not normally found in the region of China, but they seem to have captured the twists and turns of a theme park favourite instead.

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The photos from Montse Zamorano help to show the dynamic nature of the structure, which snakes its way across the river and seems to be in constant motion as it does. Apart from being visually appealing, the twists and turns are also functional in nature, supporting the bridge.

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Ross is a freelance writer who specializes in topics about the environment, architecture, art, design and creative tech. He is passionate about making a difference with his writing, whether that’s to encourage social change, promote a great idea, or just share a little bit of beauty with the world. You can also find his work on Inhabitat and Techly.com.au.

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