The great wall of China have found a new use


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Company tourist rental housing, Airbnb has announced that its customers will have the opportunity to spend the night in one of the towers of the great wall, where specially for this purpose will be appointed comfortable room. About it “” has informed the representative a press-services of the company.

“For us it was a great honor to work with historians and organizations for the protection of monuments of culture in Beijing to give the world this extraordinary opportunity,’ said co-founder and head of Airbnb in China Nathan Blecharczyk. — We are proud to participate in this collective project. It will help to draw attention to the amazing monument of architecture.”

Opportunity to rent a bedroom in a listed building will appear in September 2018. The first tenant will be the winner of a contest held on Airbnb. In addition to accommodation in the room in the tower with all-round visibility, the winner will receive a ticket to China from anywhere in the world, a dinner of Chinese dishes, chamber concert of traditional music, a tour of the area accompanied by the official expert of the great wall Dong Yaohui, as well as master classes of the service “Experience” available on Airbnb.

The great wall — the separation wall built in ancient China. The construction of the first sections of the wall began in the III century BC in the Warring States period (475-221 years BC) to protect the state from the Huns. The largest monument of architecture. Passes through North China for 8851,9 kilometers. The length of the wall with all the branches is 21196 kilometers.

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