The Agnes-Views on the coast of Australia became the first place in the country where you can buy goods and services for the cryptocurrency, so the resort, home to just 200 people, plan to attract tourists and blockchain experts.
More than 30 local companies, including home owners, tour operators, restaurant owners and pubs accept bitcoin, bitches, litecoin, ether and NEM.
«Welcome to Agnes-Views, Australia’s first crypto city,» is written at the entrance to the city.
The idea of its creation came from a local real estate agent Gordon Christian, and its implementation was promoted by the statement of the International Brisbane airport (BNE), located five hours away from Agnes-Views, cooperation with platform TravelbyBit, in which travelers are able to pay cryptocurrency for services inside the airport.
The initiative of creating a digital city, was supported by about thirty companies, including local bar and the tour operator. Now they accept payment with cryptocurrencies through the app TravelbyBit.
According to cryptoendoliths, the widespread adoption of the cryptocurrency will greatly simplify life for tourists – travelers will stop looking for ATMs and save, without resorting to the services of the local money changers.
Yesterday also it became known about the opening in the Slovenian capital Ljubljana cryptocurrency «city within a city» — the country’s largest trade and logistics complex in BTC City.