The 16-story Gate Tower in Osaka has an extremely unique feature - if you take the Umeda exit off of the Hanshin Expressway, you can drive right into it! The highway runs through “the Beehive’s” fifth through seventh floors, an area which contains nothing but elevators, staircase, and other machinery. The roadway does not actually make contact with any part of the building. Instead it is held up by supports on either side and functions as a bridge!
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