RUSSIA'S RUSSKY BRIDGE: $1 BILLION  The world's longest cable stay bridge was specially built in 2012 for an economic summit lasting just two days and cost an eye-watering $1 billion. Ridiculously oversized and underused, Russky Bridge can handle 50,000 cars a day but rarely sees anywhere near that volume of traffic.

RUSSIA'S RUSSKY BRIDGE: $1 BILLION The world's longest cable stay bridge was specially built in 2012 for an economic summit lasting just two days and cost an eye-watering $1 billion. Ridiculously oversized and underused, Russky Bridge can handle 50,000 cars a day but rarely sees anywhere near that volume of traffic.

RUSSIA'S RUSSKY BRIDGE: $1 BILLION You've just seen the "Gateway to Nowhere." This bridge in Eastern Russia could easily be labeled the "Bridge to Nowhere." Crossing the Eastern Bosphorus Strait, Russky Bridge connects the city of Vladivostok to the island of Russky, which has a population of just 5,000.

RUSSIA'S RUSSKY BRIDGE: $1 BILLION You've just seen the "Gateway to Nowhere." This bridge in Eastern Russia could easily be labeled the "Bridge to Nowhere." Crossing the Eastern Bosphorus Strait, Russky Bridge connects the city of Vladivostok to the island of Russky, which has a population of just 5,000.

Winter bridge in Vladivostok, #Russia. Guess what's its official name? You won't believe it :) The Russky Bridge! "Russky" is the spelling for "Russian :) The bridge connects the mainland part of the city (Nazimov peninsula) with ... Russky Island. Too much of Russian in a couple of phrases, we agree :)

Winter bridge in Vladivostok, #Russia. Guess what's its official name? You won't believe it :) The Russky Bridge! "Russky" is the spelling for "Russian :) The bridge connects the mainland part of the city (Nazimov peninsula) with ... Russky Island. Too much of Russian in a couple of phrases, we agree :)

Longest Cable-Stayed Bridge Span: Russky Bridge, Vladivostok, Russia - World's Longest Bridges | Travel + Leisure

Longest Cable-Stayed Bridge Span: Russky Bridge, Vladivostok, Russia

Longest Cable-Stayed Bridge Span: Russky Bridge, Vladivostok, Russia - World's Longest Bridges | Travel + Leisure

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