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World's longest pedestrian suspension bridge opens in Portugal

Telegraph, 30 Apr 2021
The world's longest pedestrian suspension bridge it opened near Arouca in northern Portugal.

The see-through metal wire bridge is 516-metre-long (1,693-ft) and hangs 175 meters above the fast-flowing River Paiva.

Locals hope the attraction, which cost about 2.3 million euros ($2.8 million) and took around two years to build, will help revive the region, especially after the devastating Covid-19 pandemic.

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