Nijlpaardenbrug, Amsterdam

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  • I don't know what it's like to live, but it's unique, yet it's geometrically geometric as a parent pillar of a bridge, and it's a very interesting design. Please stop and see by all means.
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  • After the reconstruction of the Leidseplein, where Taxi stands and tram stops have changed, they also changed the decoration of the bridge. There are stylized sculptures of hippos on both sides, to which the bridge now derives its name. Nice to watch, but not much special.
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  • Nijlpaardenbrug or Hippopotamus Bridge (Bridge 1907) is a pedestrian drawbridge in the Plantage Kerklaan over the Entrepotdok. The brightly-colored bridge is one of several connecting the Eastern Islands around Artis, which all have animal names and form a cycle route.
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