A giant five-storey slide has been builtinside a shopping mall in the Pudong area of Shanghai city, east China.
The multi-coloured ride, which has beenplaced directly in the centre of the Pujian outlet of Printemps DepartmentStore, is expected to open to the public in March, reports thePeople'sDaily Online.
Photos of the massive chute were recentlyposted online in a bid to generate interest, but many people have expresseddoubts over its safety.
Shaped like a twisting traditional Chinesedragon, the huge stainless steel tube is covered in coloured flowers, stars anda variety of musical instruments.
It goes from the bottom of the mall all theway to the fifth floor. And according to the mall, it takes only 16 seconds toget down the slide from top to bottom.
The structure isset to open to the public next month and will be free of charge.
Both children and adults can ride it butthey need to be over three-foot-tall and at least three years old.
Steve Austin, Washington DC, United States,18 hours ago
"Security, we have a fat kid stuck inthe tube. Bring the plunger."
Lesley Skelly, evanston, Australia, 9 hoursago
Thanks, Steve, for the best laugh of theday! Hahahaha
I miss old England, Jalapa, United States,18 hours ago
Made in China. What could go wrong?