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View Poll Results: Best Hong Kong Skyscraper
1. The Center 9 10.71%
2. Bank of China Tower 38 45.24%
3. Lippo Centre 5 5.95%
4. Two International Finance Center 27 32.14%
5. HSBC Building 5 5.95%
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Old November 30th, 2004, 06:44 AM   #21
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Why wasn't central plaza a choice? That is a really cool looking building.

nevertheless, my vote goes to BOC
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Old December 1st, 2004, 07:28 AM   #23
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Old December 1st, 2004, 06:05 PM   #24
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Two International Finance Center
one of the best skyscrapers in the world, and the best in HH
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Old December 2nd, 2004, 12:48 PM   #25
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2IFC I don't get the support for the BOC. I've seen this building in person and have never cared for it. And it almost disappears in shots of the HK skyline. I've always felt that that long, sloping lower roof was rather ugly, while that rest of the building was ok. But most people seem to really like it. To each their own.
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Old December 2nd, 2004, 08:50 PM   #26
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Bank of China, easily.

How did that hideous Lippo centre make the cut? :o
because it isnt hideous.
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Old December 3rd, 2004, 03:19 AM   #27
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BOC by far. Not only is it the best looking, but it was Asia's first supertall skyscraper. Call me a nutjob, but I don't find the others on the list too appealing (aside from 2IFC's monstrous height, of course).
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Old December 3rd, 2004, 04:54 AM   #28
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Definately BOC.
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