11/08/2012 07:05 am ET Updated Jan 08, 2013

Top 10 Bridges Worldwide (PHOTOS)

Suspension bridges, covered bridges, wind-and-rain bridges, rope bridges, ornamental bridges... Sure, there's a practical purpose to every bridge; that river has to be crossed or that gorge spanned.

But it's the romance, legend and spectacle of the bridge that earn it a place on's list of the top 10 most impressive bridges around the world.

Top 10 bridges worldwide

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