Day: November 12, 2011

Weekly photo challenge: Wonder

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Geography / I believe that... / PostaDay 2011 / Uncategorized / Weekly Photo Challenge

Clifton Suspension Bridge                 In 2008 I visited the Clifton Suspension Bridge that spans the picturesque Avon Gorge. It is the symbol of the city of Bristol in the UK.  Its story began in 1754 with the dream of a Bristol merchant who left a legacy to build a bridge over the Gorge. A 24-year-old Isambard Kingdom Brunel was appointed engineer.  I found it hard to believe that it was around 150 years old. It […]