34 miles, 11 cities, £15bn – the facts and figures behind the world’s longest bridge

by  Hugh Morris, The Telegraph

Barely 18 months after finishing work on the longest water-spanning bridge in the world – a 36km behemoth stretching across Hangzhou Bay – in 2009 China launched construction on another, a Y-shaped link between Hong Kong, Macau and the mainland that would seize its title comfortably.… Continues