Think your upstairs neighbors are noisy? Hey, look on the bright side, at least you don’t live under a road!
Recently, a netizen in the bustling megalopolis of Chongqing snapped a couple of photos of an interesting building that he spotted in the city across the way with a road on its roof.
The pics have gone viral on Chinese social media with netizens on Weibo wondering how in the world residents manage to get any sleep at night, while also worrying a bit about the quality of the construction.
Still, this kind of construction is nothing all that unusual for Chongqing where some 8.5 million people live in the congested city proper along the steep banks of the Yangtze River. Chongqing has its own unique way of tackling urban planning and public transportation problems by building mind-boggling interchanges:
13-story high pedestrian bridges:
And monorail tracks that run through residential buildings:
Though it’s not exactly the best place to start up your bike-sharing business.
[Images via The Cover]
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