Check out the world's longest slip and slide

Tourism bosses in the Middle East nation of Jordan have come up with an unusual idea to attract holidaymakers to the country.

The 611m slip and slide has been created to address the decrease in visitor numbers in recent years.

The slide, which has entered the Guinness World Records, will be toured around the country.



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