The London Tower Bridge was built in 1886 by five different contractors. At the time, it was an engineering marvel due to the speed with which the bridge could raise, 90 seconds. The bridge itself is roughly 244 meters long.
For more on my travels to London, see the following posts:
Waking up and having to go to class was probably the last thing I wanted to do. Traveling for the last seven days took a lot out of me and unfortunately gave me a bit of a cold.
After surviving the five hours of class time, my bed was once again an extremely welcoming sight, even if it meant I would miss the NCAA national championship gave of Michigan versus Louisville… That’s what highlights are for right?Tags: London, London Bridge, Monday, Roma, Rome, Thames