Pier at the famous Ubein Bridge
© Omar Sayami

Silent Waters

Boat jetty at the Ubein Bridge in Amarapura. The bridge connects two places that can be reached on foot across the Taungthaman Lake. The 1.2-kilometre bridge was built around 1850 and is considered the oldest and longest teak bridge in the world. | Myanmar

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  1. I thought it was only a pier at first sighting. How interesting that it is a well-traveled pedestrian bridge that has been around for almost two hundred years! Great framing of this view.