The vaults were built within the foundations of Edinburgh's South Bridge, work started on 1 August 1785 and completed 3 years later. It was agreed that a great ceremonial procession would take place to mark the first carriage of traffic across the bridge. It was decided that whoever should be the first to ride across it in a carriage would have a great honour bestowed upon them. The decision was taken to invite a rich, elderly woman who had lived in the area for
Arenal Hanging Bridges, Costa Rica - A three kilometer hike through the Costa Rican rain forest. There are six suspension bridges, with the largest one at just under 100 meters long and 45 meters off the ground.
If you ride the 6 train to the end of the line and get off at the Brooklyn Bridge stop, you're missing out on something incredible. As the train loops around to go back uptown, it passes through an abandoned and beautifully preserved City Hall station from 1904.
This week we finished off the Battle of Garigliano. Peter swapped sides and took over from Don as Gonsalvo de Coroba. Graham took sole command of the now depleted French. I persisted in taking the Spanish at the French bridge because I was determined to get over it and barge my way into Formia. At the French Bridge: The Italians stormed over the bridge and crossed pikes with the French.The Landsknechts which had against my wishes been awaiting their moment finally got the gist of the…
The Bridge of Sighs in Cambridge, England was built as a stone-covered bridge, in the European way. It is a part of St John's College of Cambridge University to this day. Designed by Henry Hutchinson, it was built in 1831 to cross the River Cam.
Take a trip Under the Sea with this fantastic mermaid birthday party. The paper flower back drop is stunning! See more party ideas and share yours at CatchMyParty.com
Bridge Pose can be whatever you needenergizing rejuvenating or luxuriously restorative especially when you use a block under your sacrum. Contraindications and Cautions Neck injury: avoid this pose unless you are practicing under the supervision of an experienced teacher. Modifications and Props If you have difficulty supporting the lift of the pelvis in this pose after taking it away from the floor slide a block or bolster under your sacrum and rest the pelvis on this support. This also…
Every bridge we encounter presents an opportunity. You can cross the bridge you can go under the bridge you can turn around and go back or you can stand on the bridge for a while and take in the view. Always be open to opportunities when they come. It may seem scary to cross the bridge but you won't know what is on the other side until you do it. (Repost @pookiesmash )
Old barn. The hayrack in the foreground is just like the one my brother was riding when the horses shied and he was thrown off the seat. My brother fell under the rakes which cut the top of his head requiring many stitches. Even in the 1950s, farm life had plenty of hazards. We five siblings all survived into adulthood.