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“a big bridge” 3 of 5 stars
Review of The 25th of April Bridge

The 25th of April Bridge
Ponte 25 de Abril, Lisbon, Portugal
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Ranked #39 of 200 Attractions in Lisbon
Type: Bridges, Sights & Landmarks
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: This suspension bridge across the Tagus River has the longest central span in Europe, at 1.5 miles. It also looks quite a bit like San Francisco's famed "Golden Gate Bridge," though this one was named after the revolution.
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“a big bridge”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013 via mobile

the bridge is impressive day and night, specially when underneath it. go cross it if not foggy and see the statue of Christ.

it has a more strategical importance then architectural.

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“AS CHARMING AS GOLDEN GATE”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013

Any coincidence? Nope! same engineer, same shape, same gift to our senses! the "Bridge of April 25th" links Lisbon to southern Portugal and various beautiful cities along the Atlantic shore. Close to "Tower of Belem", it represents the navigation/discovery era (Brazil included!).

Visited January 2013
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Sliema, Malta
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“Beautiful both if you see it day time or night time”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013

It makes you feel like you are in America on one side and then you see the Christ statue and you feel you are in Rio!!!!

Visited January 2013
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“the portuguese golden gate”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2012

The Portuguese golden gate bridge! It's beautiful, both day and night with impressive views over the Tejo River

Visited December 2012
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“Impressive introduction to Lisbon!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2012

I first saw this impressive bridge while cruising into Lisbon. It certainly is an imposing spectacle- well worth witnessing.

Visited January 2012
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