Ponte Estaiada Octávio Frias de Oliveira bridge in São Paulo, Brazil

Andre Sieber © (Bing United States)   The Octavio Frias de Oliveira bridge is a cable-stayed bridge in São Paulo, Brazil over the Pinheiros River, opened in May 2008. The bridge is 138 metres (453 ft) tall, and connects Marginal Pinheiros to Jornalista Roberto Marinho Avenue in the south area of the city. It is named after Octavio Frias de Oliveira. The bridge deck is unusual due to…

Walkway at O’Hare Airport, Chicago, Illinois

  O’Hare International Airport, typically referred to as O’Hare Airport, Chicago O’Hare, or simply O’Hare, is an international airport located on the far Northwest Side of Chicago, Illinois, 14 miles (23 km) northwest of the Loop business district, operated by the Chicago Department of Aviation and covering 7,627 acres (3,087 ha). O’Hare has direct flights to 217 destinations in North America, South America, Asia, Africa, and Europe. Established to be the successor to…

Elevated view over colorful buildings in a new residential area of Kiev, Ukraine

  Geographically, Kiev is located on a border of the Polesia(woodland) ecological zone (a part of the European mixed woods) and forest steppe biome. However, the city’s unique landscape distinguishes it from the surrounding region. Kiev is completely surrounded by Kiev Oblast. Originated on the right bank, today Kiev is located on both sides of the Dnieper, which flows southward…