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By Benjamin Solomon

No river is too wide for the incredible feats of engineering that are the world’s longest bridges.

By Travelandleisure.com Staff

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Few public works aim as high, literally, as the old Poughkeepsie Highland Railroad Bridge—now called the Walkway over the Hudson, which is currently being revamped. When it reopens in October 2009, it will be the longest pedestrian bridge in the world, spanning 1.28 miles across the river.