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Daring Young Boys atop Amsterdam's 'Python Bridge'

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Daring Young Boys atop Amsterdam's 'Python Bridge'

© 2006 Shannon McAllister, licensed to About.com

These young boys prepare to jump off Amsterdam's Pythonbrug, or "Python Bridge." When you approach the snake-like red steel, it's easy to see how the bridge earned its name.

Designed by Rotterdam firm West 8 and built in 2001, the Pythonbrug connects Sporenburg peninsula with Borneo Island.

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