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World’s longest glass walkway opens over Chongqing cliff

The cliffs of Chongqing.
Chongqing cliffs. Image by Tomasz Dunn / CC BY 2.0

The world’s longest cantilever bridge, a transparent skywalk has opened near Chongqing. The terrifying 718-metre-high glass bridge extends in a horseshoe shape 26-metres from a cliff edge at Yunyang Longgang Geological Park, making it longer than Arizona’s Grand Canyon Skywalk. The bridge opened to the public on Sunday with a ceremony that included a fashion show that utilised the bridge as a catwalk. Read more: chinadaily.com