France - Pont du Gard (Roman Aqueduct)

"The Pont du Gard was built shortly before the Christian era to allow the aqueduct of Nîmes (which is almost 50 km long) to cross the Gard river. The Roman architects and hydraulic engineers who designed this bridge, which stands almost 50 m high and is on three levels – the longest measuring 275 m – created a technical as well as an artistic masterpiece." 

Source: UNESCO World Heritage

Postcard 1
Le Pont du Gard. Thanks to Mimi of France who sent this postcard inside an envelope.

Postcard 2
Pont du Gard. Thanks to Eric of Paris, France.

Postcard 3
An extra long postcard of Pont du Gard. Thanks to Grete of UK.

1 comment:

  1. I have been there, it is really an amazing place. Unfortunately I have seen it before I have started my blog :(