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This Fake Boulder In The Alps Is Actually A Tiny, Perfect Cabin

This Fake Boulder In The Alps Is Actually A Tiny, Perfect Cabin

The Alps are littered with hidden buildings, from World War II-era bunkers to mansions built below ground to skirt building regulations. But here’s an entirely new addition: A “rock” installed on a boulder-strewn slope that’s hiding a cozy one-person cabin.

This Glass Room Lets Visitors Float Over Of One Of The Alps’ Highest Peaks

This Glass Room Lets Visitors Float Over Of One Of The Alps’ Highest Peaks

The Aiguille du Midi, or Needle of the South, has been home to the terrifying highest vertical ascent cable car in the world for three decades. But this month, it’s stepping up its scaring-the-wits-out-of-tourists game — with a glass box that hangs over the yawning void next to the peak.