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China: “Most Awesome Nail House” Stands In Middle Of Highway


The picture above is the screen capture of a TV report on a house, which stands in the middle of a highway near the railway station in Taizhou, Wenlin, Zhejiang province. As the relocation settlement is not enough for the reconstruction of his 5-story-building, the owner refused to move and now his house is cut from energy and water supply but stilling nailing on the ground. Anthony Tao has uploaded the report in Youtube and curated the story in Beijing cream.

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