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Skyscraper in Shanghai lets visitors walk on glass walkway without handrails

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Gulp. This walk is not for the faint-hearted.

On Thursday, the Jinmao Tower in Shanghai opened its glass skywalk to the public. Daredevil visitors can now walk or sit on the glass walkway for up to 30 minutes. 

Here’s the catch: there are no handrails to hold onto. Instead, you’ll be harnessed to an overhead rail while you move around freely on the 60-metre long walkway.

Image: 163.com

The 88-story skyscraper stretches 420.5 metres (1,380 feet) into the air, making it the third tallest building in the country. Read more…

More about Tourism Adventure, Skywalk, Jinmao Tower, Shanghai, and China

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