10. Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, USA
Construction of the iconic Golden Gate Bridge took more than four years and $27 million, and the bridge has become one of the most recognisable landmarks of San Francisco. Spanning the Pacific Ocean since the year 1937, the bridge’s red hue has helped it to become one of the most photographed bridges in the world.
This list is only a small example of a few of the most beautiful bridges in the world, and there are literally hundreds more that can be found in just about every corner of the planet. Humans have built them to cross seas, lakes, rivers, and canyons, and many perform extra duties, such as carrying water and providing shelter. What other beautiful bridges must be added to this list?