Saturday, February 20, 2010

Hong Kong Qingma Bridge travel

Tsing Ma Bridge is to Chek Lap Kok Airport, built one of the ten core projects can be regarded as a world-class architecture, it stretches from the Tsing Yi Island and Ma Wan, the length of 2,160 meters, the main bridge span is also up to 1377 meters, two crane towers, each 206 meters high, Block, 62 meters from the sea is the world's longest road, rail suspension bridge carrying. In 1992, the Tsing Ma Bridge, the start of construction, only five years to complete, be regarded as the same building to spend the shortest time. It connected to Ma Wan, Lantau Island, Kap Shui Mun Bridge together, like two rainbows, to become Hong Kong's new tourist attractions. It is a spectacular grand momentum completely beyond the Golden Gate Bridge in the United States.

Enjoy the majestic view of the Tsing Ma Bridge, the best attractions in the north-west side of the island is willing to clothing the "Lantau Link Visitors Center" and the side of the observation deck. They boarded the observation deck of the trail beside the bridge stands the best symbol of the spirit of the two monuments - Jiong around the cable with the tower and the cross-section of the main cable interception down. Do not underestimate these two monuments, erected that year in order to support the bridge's main cables, depends on this standing on both sides of the tower, lap another enclosure, like a camel around the Shengquan formed diameter of 1.1 meters, the huge 16,000 km long cable, using the thin cable length, a full four weeks you can orbit the earth. Looked at the side note, really has the world's first suspension bridge of this rising more high esteem also from around the bridge, holding the attitude of admiration.

From the viewing platform overlooking the Tsing Ma Bridge, sufficient insight to its magnificent momentum Yinyun in the rigid steel structure, a symbol of the great human engineering; from the other end of the observation deck, you can watch another "Ting Kau Bridge" the yellow cable of the Ting Kau Bridge, Hong Kong Island to the shoulder to clear the traffic between the New Territories, bright yellow during the day took away a lot of the demeanor of the Tsing Ma Bridge, and in fact, Ting Kau Bridge is relatively photogenic.

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