There has been a bridge over the Thames at this site for nearly 2000 years. The first one was built by the Romans while the current one opened in 1973. London Bridge is a simple, functional bridge which is sometimes confused with its more elaborate neighbour, Tower Bridge.
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London Bridge is falling down, falling down...yes, we have all heard the song, so you have to go to the bridge. What is confusing is, London bridge is actually a very simple basic bridge, used for getting one side to the other. However, from the London bridge you can have a clear view of Tower Bridge, and that is the fancy looking bridge. A lot of people confuse the two. But you're better...more
Am I the only one who wishes there was a way to take down every photo of Tower Bridge being posted here? I can't be the only one.
Anyway, London Bridge is a pretty normal looking bridge (unlike Tower Bridge). Historically, the original London Bridge was once the only road-crossing option available to those trying to cross the Thames. Obviously it has a place in history and in English (and...more
A lot of people get confused between the London bridge and Tower Bridge , they are not the same.
London bridge is old and full of history from back in the day. It's a good place to get a good photo of Tower Bridge; its a pretty normal looking bridge, nothing fancy.
We did the city cruise along the at Thames and cruised pass the London bridgemore
It is just a bridge.... very normal. Tower Bridge, it has way more characters.
I took the river cruise so we passed under the bridge. That is about it.more