Xizhi starlight bridge reopens

The starlight bridge which crosses the Keelung River has received a startling new look. (High Riverbank Construction Management Office)
The starlight bridge which crosses the Keelung River has received a startling new look. (High Riverbank Construction Management Office)

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Located in the Xizhi District of New Taipei, the starlight bridge which crosses the Keelung River boasts a startling new look, bringing beautiful night views to visitors since construction work was completed on Sept. 20.

Another feature of the bridge is the 75-meter-long inclined tower that holds the cable supporting the bridge. (High Riverbank Construction Management Office)
Another feature of the bridge is the 75-meter-long inclined tower that holds the cable supporting the bridge. (High Riverbank Construction Management Office)

According to the High Riverbank Construction Management Office, the 270-meters-long S-shaped bridge is now equipped with water-proof lights that protect the bridge from humidity.

To protect it from humidity, the bridge features the water-proof lights. (High Riverbank Construction Management Office)
To protect it from humidity, the bridge features the water-proof lights. (High Riverbank Construction Management Office)

Another highlight is the 75-meter-long inclined tower that holds the cable supporting the bridge. With a shining star-shaped light at its top, the inclined tower glitters like a star, creating a romantic atmosphere.