The calendar can be so cruel. Tomorrow we expect to see the three arched Plakidas Bridge, the bridge I most look forward to seeing on our tour of Greece. Tomorrow is June 1st – just too late.
I do have one final offering for the May challenge though: this abandoned steel bridge over the Arachthos River. A bit east of Ioannina in northern Greece, it’s a simple but interesting bridge, with a deck consisting of steel plates bolted to the bridge framework. It’s rusty and eroded, and you can see the river far below between gaps between the plates wide enough to drop your wheel into. For the challenge photo I played it safe and chose to walk my bike onto the bridge.
Continue here to read more about this day of our tour.