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Austria's newest tourist trap.

Polish architects Irek Glowacki and Marek Rozhanski had a fairly unusual idea for a tourist attraction. In the western Austrian village of Terfens, the team built a house upside down. The goal is to lure foreigners to the spot. Here's a video tour of the house.

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