November 16, 2018 12:27 IST

InterContinental Shanghai Wonderland: A magnificent hotel built inside an abandoned quarry in Shanghai

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InterContinental Shanghai Wonderland The InterContinental Shanghai Wonderland hotel, built inside a formerly abandoned quarry, about 32 km (20 miles) southwest of Shanghai. Credit: JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images
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InterContinental Shanghai Wonderland Engineers faced unique challenges and guests will need deep pockets, but the hotel built into a disused Shanghai quarry opened on November 15 as part of a 288 million USD development. Credit: JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images
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InterContinental Shanghai Wonderland Aerial of the InterContinental Shanghai Wonderland. Credit: JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images
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InterContinental Shanghai Wonderland The InterContinental Shanghai Wonderland hotel in Shanghai. Credit: JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images