Inspiration can sometimes be found in the most unlikely places. Take the humble bridge. A practical structure needed to span over a physical obstacle such as a river, valley, or road. Practicality and necessity are words rarely associated with beauty, nevertheless many bridges rank among the world’s most famous landmarks and popular tourist destinations in their own right. From the famous city icons of Sydney Harbour Bridge & Brooklyn Bridge, to the engineering wonder of The Akashi-Kaikyo Bridge the longest suspension bridge in the world, our photographic collection showcases a selection of majestic bridge structures from around the world.