- Saudi King plans to build extravagant train station
- Station will be lined in gold
- Plans for completion in just four years
Its breathtaking, sweeping design was created by architect Zaha Hadid to mimic the country’s wind-blown sand dunes.
It’s also designed to let in light while keeping out the harsh desert sun, in one of the hottest places in the world.
It’s a far cry from the grimy, depressing underground networks of many other countries.