The centrepiece of this scenic live webcam view is Erasmus Bridge (Erasmusbrug) over the Nieuwe Maas in Rotterdam, Netherlands. Locally known as â€œThe Swanâ€, this modern bridge designed by Ben van Berkel was opened in 1996. The 800-metre long Erasmus Bridge is an iconic landmark in Rotterdam, featuring a 139-metre high steel pylon, secured with 40 cables. You may see the bridge’s location on the map down the page. The HD streaming also presents a great view of the wide Nieuwe Maas, a distributaryÂ of theÂ RhineÂ River and waterfront sights in the central area of Rotterdam.