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skywalk

A walkway that is located over the ground level and the street; and often connects buildings across a street.
See also: Bridge
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Because Skywalk provides traditional retail medications, compounded medications and specialty medications, Olson says parents do not have to coordinate multiple pharmacies to take care of their children.
The skywalk is part of the features of the Oshodi Transport Interchange designed to make travel pleasurable, enjoyable, safe and more comfortable for commuting Lagosians,' Otunola said.
On a clear day, those courageous enough to take the Skywalk will be able to see as far as 100 kilometres and enjoy a 360-degree vista encompassing three neighbouring countries Slovakia, Austria and Hungary.One walk costs Pound 39 and can be booked online at www.
The famed building, also known as Centrepoint Tower, provides a guided 45-minute tour of the Skywalk Observation Deck. The tower stands at 1,014 feet tall and is "ranked as one of the safest buildings in the world", according to the Sydney Tower Eye's website. It was constructed in 2005, with the ability to withstand "earthquakes and extreme wind conditions."
French firm, POMA, who are international leaders in ropeways construction, Lochsa Engineering responsible for creating Grand Canyon Skywalk in the US and India- based KK Group have been entrusted with creating Skywalk at Bhaley Dhunga in south Sikkim.
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) condemned moral policing by Shiv Sena activists who thrashed young couples -- college students -- on a skywalk in Mumbai's satellite town of Ulhasnagar merely for holding hands and putting arms around each other's shoulders.
The experience is unlike any other; they can walk out 600 feet on Kinzua Bridge State Park's skywalk, feel the wind tussle their hair as they peer through the partial glass floor 225 feet above the valley floor, and take in miles of scenic vistas.
Proving most unforgettable for Kathryn, on the other hand, is their trip to Hong Kong, where they tried the Skywalk.
The Chamonix Skywalk is a five-sided glass structure installed on the top terrace of the Aiguille du Midi (3842m), with a 1,000 meter drop below, where visitors can step out from the terrace, giving the visitors the impression of standing in the void.
The hotel built in 1963 underwent an USD25.0m redevelopment project in the 1990s and reopened in 2001 as the Crowne Plaza Houston Downtown Hotel in the downtown central business district and is connected via skywalk to over 2.0m sq ft of class-A office space.
Last month, PCL Construction Management called on Lafarge Canada to provide concrete at a unique site located on the Icefields Parkway in Jasper National Park, Alberta--the new Glacier Skywalk, an interpretive boardwalk and glass-floored observation platform with 180-degrees of unobstructed views of the Sunwapta Canyon.