This nail house in Qingdao stands like a lone island in middle of a construction site

Nail house,Sea view

A nail house standing on a mound in middle of a construction site in Qingdao has drawn nationwide attention on Christmas Day.

Nail houses that refer to homes belonging to people who refuse to make room for development are really common thing in China and on the Christmas Day of 2013 we see this one in Qingdao.This nail hous...   Full Story

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