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Must see bridges in Georgia

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Bridges are immensely important. Bridges also allow people and communities to connect together, allowing better understanding of different people’s beliefs and cultures. This has helped made us more accepting and there is less prejudice, violence and war in the world because of this. Maybe one day we’ll soar over buildings on hoverboards or teleport through space and time, but until then bridges have their importance. Sean Dean (Bridge designer,University of Oxford)

We’re publishing collection of must see bridges in Georgia built from 1st century BC to nowadays.

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][mk_fancy_title size=”20″ margin_bottom=”10″ font_family=”none” align=”center”]Bridge of Peace – Tbilisi[/mk_fancy_title][mk_image src=”http://www.skigeorgia.ge/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/bbilikhodze-tbilisi.jpg” image_size=”full” title=”Photo: Billy Bilikhodze” align=”center”][vc_column_text disable_pattern=”false” align=”center”]Architect: Michele De Lucchi Studio[/vc_column_text][mk_fancy_title size=”20″ margin_bottom=”10″ font_family=”none” align=”center”]New bridge – Borjomi[/mk_fancy_title][mk_image src=”http://www.skigeorgia.ge/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/hakim-borjomibridge.jpg” image_size=”full” title=”Photo: HAkim/flickr” align=”center”][vc_column_text disable_pattern=”false” align=”center”]Architect: Goga Khachidze[/vc_column_text][mk_fancy_title size=”20″ margin_bottom=”10″ font_family=”none” align=”center”]Okatse Canyon – Gordi[/mk_fancy_title][mk_image src=”http://www.skigeorgia.ge/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/okatse-zimo.jpg” image_size=”full” title=”Photo: Zimo” align=”center”][mk_image src=”http://www.skigeorgia.ge/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/lorjonikidze-okatse.jpg” image_size=”full” title=”Photo: Levan Ordjonikidze” align=”center”][mk_fancy_title size=”20″ margin_bottom=”10″ font_family=”none” align=”center”]Bridge – Mestia[/mk_fancy_title][mk_image src=”http://www.skigeorgia.ge/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/hveilleux-mestia.jpg” image_size=”full” title=”Photo: Hélène Veilleux” align=”center”][vc_column_text disable_pattern=”false” align=”center”]Architect: J. Mayer H. Architects[/vc_column_text][mk_fancy_title size=”20″ margin_bottom=”10″ font_family=”none” align=”center”]Anaklia[/mk_fancy_title][mk_image src=”http://www.skigeorgia.ge/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/bbilikhodze-anaklia.jpg” image_size=”full” title=”Photo: Billy Bilikhodze” align=”center”][vc_column_text disable_pattern=”false” align=”center”]Architect: Leonhardt, Andrä und Partner[/vc_column_text][mk_fancy_title size=”20″ margin_bottom=”10″ font_family=”none” align=”center”]Train carriage bridge – Ninotsminda[/mk_fancy_title][mk_image src=”http://www.skigeorgia.ge/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/httpabandonedography.com_.jpg” image_size=”full” title=”Photo: http.abandonedography.com” align=”center”][vc_column_text disable_pattern=”false” align=”center”]Probably most weirdest and creative bridge you ever seen before[/vc_column_text][mk_fancy_title size=”20″ margin_bottom=”10″ font_family=”none” align=”center”]Pompey’s bridge – Mtskheta[/mk_fancy_title][mk_image src=”http://www.skigeorgia.ge/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/pompeibridge.jpg” image_size=”full” title=”Photo: Wikimedia commons” align=”center”][vc_column_text disable_pattern=”false” align=”center”]Remnants of very old bridge which, according to legends, was built by Roman legionnaires of Pompey the Great in the 1st century BC.[/vc_column_text][mk_fancy_title size=”20″ margin_bottom=”10″ font_family=”none” align=”center”]Red Bridge – Georgia-Azerbaijan border[/mk_fancy_title][mk_image src=”http://www.skigeorgia.ge/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/red_bridge.jpg” image_size=”full” title=”Photo: Wikimedia commons” align=”center”][vc_column_text disable_pattern=”false” align=”center”]The bridge’s current structure is mostly 17th century, but there has been a bridge on the site since the 12th century crossing.[/vc_column_text][mk_fancy_title size=”20″ margin_bottom=”10″ font_family=”none” align=”center”]Queen Tamar’s Bridge – Upper Adjara[/mk_fancy_title][mk_image src=”http://www.skigeorgia.ge/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/furitos-xidi.jpg” image_size=”full” title=”Photo: georgianjournal.ge” align=”center”][vc_column_text disable_pattern=”false” align=”center”]In the upper Adjara region of Georgia, one will come across another beautiful bridge built over Kedistskali River and also dedicated to Queen Tamar. The bridge has endured many floods and mudslides, stubbornly remaining in its place and dutifully serving the locals.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]

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