'Overwater highway' costing $70mn launched in central China (PHOTOS)
The local authorities have spent $70 million to build the highway, Xinhua reported. Those behind the project claim it to be the country's first “ecological overwater road.”
A stunning new Over-Water Highway in Hubei province, central China. pic.twitter.com/2B1F3SGoj2— Abhilash Sidd (@abhilash99) 22 августа 2015
The new route is expected to boost tourism by essentially cutting down driving time between remote villages and towns and bigger cities.