Strolling around Vancouver

Road trip went to a few more places along the way. Drove over the The Port Mann Bridge which according to Wikipedia, is a 10-lane cable-stayed bridge that opened to traffic in 2012. It is currently the second longest cable-stayed bridge in North America and was the widest bridge in the world until the opening …

Living Bridges

There a place in India called Cherrapunji. It’s apparently the wettest place on earth. Ficus elastica trees thrive there apparently. And the locals braid bridges with it’s roots. But instead of chopping them down and the bridge decaying over time, they just weave the roots as the tree grows, hence living root bridges. Awesome 🙂   …