“The bridge connects Sweden and Denmark, and it is the longest road and rail bridge in Europe. The Øresund Bridge also connects two major Metropolitan Areas: those of the Danish capital city of Copenhagen and the major Swedish city of Malmö.
Fisherman Alfred Pedersen (?-?) in 1949 began the project and has been working on it for some 25 years. The story is that he promised mrs Pedersen when they just were married, that he would make their house so beautiful that people from all around would come to take a look.