Cities that are halved by rivers
The world's best city and river combinations
Some of the world's greatest rivers have given birth to some of the world's greatest cities. A city created either side of a wide, deep river provides it with a watercourse for transport and trade, a source of drinking water, and numerous recreational opportunities. A river also heightens its visual appeal: some of the most beautiful bridges ever built are those spanning river banks in cities around the globe. So, where can you admire the best city and river combinations?
Click through and take a look at these cities halved by rivers.
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