Wedding Dress Train Stretches for 2.5 Miles

Tourism officials in southwestern China have come up with a novel way to promote their region as a wedding destination: a dress with a two-and-a-half-mile train.

The 5-foot-wide train cost about $6,500 and took a month to make, according to local media reports cited by Reuters. It was worn by a model during a promotional event in a valley near Chengdu on Wednesday.