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写真 | 2018年 08月 2日 04:30 JST

Giant hands hold Vietnam's Golden Bridge

Tourists walk past giant hand structure on the Golden Bridge on Ba Na hill near Danang City, Vietnam. 

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Tourists walk past giant hand structure on the Golden Bridge on Ba Na hill near Danang City, Vietnam. REUTERmore

Tourists walk past giant hand structure on the Golden Bridge on Ba Na hill near Danang City, Vietnam. REUTERS/Kham
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In the mountains of central Vietnam, a colossal pair of hands lifts a golden thread of walkway high above the clifftops, as if the mountain itself has sprouted limbs.
  
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In the mountains of central Vietnam, a colossal pair of hands lifts a golden thread of walkway high above the more

In the mountains of central Vietnam, a colossal pair of hands lifts a golden thread of walkway high above the clifftops, as if the mountain itself has sprouted limbs. REUTERS/Kham
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The bridge has attracted scores of tourists since it opened in June, eager to see a novel piece of architecture famed for its unusual design.



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The bridge has attracted scores of tourists since it opened in June, eager to see a novel piece of architecturmore

The bridge has attracted scores of tourists since it opened in June, eager to see a novel piece of architecture famed for its unusual design. REUTERS/Kham
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The pedestrian walkway sits at over 3,280 feet above sea level and extends over the treetops from the edge of a leafy cliff face, offering tourists uninterrupted views of the majestic landscape beneath.

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The pedestrian walkway sits at over 3,280 feet above sea level and extends over the treetops from the edge of more

The pedestrian walkway sits at over 3,280 feet above sea level and extends over the treetops from the edge of a leafy cliff face, offering tourists uninterrupted views of the majestic landscape beneath. REUTERS/Kham
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The bridge was designed to evoke the image of the 'giant hands of Gods, pulling a strip of gold out of the land,' says Vu Viet Anh, Design Principal at TA Landscape Architecture


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The bridge was designed to evoke the image of the 'giant hands of Gods, pulling a strip of gold out of the lanmore

The bridge was designed to evoke the image of the 'giant hands of Gods, pulling a strip of gold out of the land,' says Vu Viet Anh, Design Principal at TA Landscape Architecture REUTERS/Kham
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The Ba Na Hills, a popular getaway for the French during the colonial occupation of Vietnam, received over 2.7 million visitors last year, according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism.

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The Ba Na Hills, a popular getaway for the French during the colonial occupation of Vietnam, received over 2.7more

The Ba Na Hills, a popular getaway for the French during the colonial occupation of Vietnam, received over 2.7 million visitors last year, according to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism. REUTERS/Kham
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But it is the Golden Bridge and its supports - two huge stone-colored human hands styled in such a way that it looks as if the jungle is struggling to reclaim them - which have garnered the most attention from visitors.
  
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But it is the Golden Bridge and its supports - two huge stone-colored human hands styled in such a way that itmore

But it is the Golden Bridge and its supports - two huge stone-colored human hands styled in such a way that it looks as if the jungle is struggling to reclaim them - which have garnered the most attention from visitors. REUTERS/Kham
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'It creates a walkway in the sky, among the foggy and fairy-like lands of Ba Na mountain,' said Anh, who added that he had been surprised at the level of attention his firm's design had attracted both locally and internationally.

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'It creates a walkway in the sky, among the foggy and fairy-like lands of Ba Na mountain,' said Anh, who addedmore

'It creates a walkway in the sky, among the foggy and fairy-like lands of Ba Na mountain,' said Anh, who added that he had been surprised at the level of attention his firm's design had attracted both locally and internationally. REUTERS/Kham
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A tourist looks out near a giant hand structure at the Gold Bridge on Ba Na hill near Danang city, Vietnam. 

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A tourist looks out near a giant hand structure at the Gold Bridge on Ba Na hill near Danang city, Vietnam. more

A tourist looks out near a giant hand structure at the Gold Bridge on Ba Na hill near Danang city, Vietnam. REUTERS/Kham
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A young couple kiss near the giant hands structure on the Gold Bridge on Ba Na hill near Danang city, Vietnam. 


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A young couple kiss near the giant hands structure on the Gold Bridge on Ba Na hill near Danang city, Vietnam.more

A young couple kiss near the giant hands structure on the Gold Bridge on Ba Na hill near Danang city, Vietnam. REUTERS/Kham
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