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Old December 24th, 2005, 03:32 PM   #41
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BOC
2 IFC
Chrysler Building
Q1 Tower
Burj al Arab
Dubai Towers
Centrepoint Tower
Torre Aghbar (At night only)
Cheung Kong Centre
Empire State Building
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Old December 28th, 2005, 03:25 AM   #42
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1) Sears Tower, Chicago
2) John Hancock Center, Chicago
3) Chrysler Buidling, NYC
4) Wrigley Building, Chicago
5) Empire State Building, NYC
6) One Liberty Place, Philadelphia
7) R.R. Donnelley, Chicago
8) Trump World Tower, NYC
9) 40 Wall Street, NYC
10) Book Tower, Detroit
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Old December 30th, 2005, 01:38 PM   #43
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1. Turning Torso - because I can see it through my window, plus it's definately one of the best designed skyscrapers in the world.


2. Bank of China, Hong Kong
3. Chrysler Building, NYC
4. Jin Mao, Shanghai
5. CITIC Plaza, Guangzhou
6. SwissRe, London
7. Tour EDB, Paris
8. Shun Hing Square, Shenzhen
9. ESB, NYC
10. Baiyoke II, Bangkok
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Old January 1st, 2006, 01:17 AM   #44
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1.) John Hancock, Chicago
2.) Sears Tower, Chicago
3.) Empire State Building, NYC
4.) Turnin Torso, Malmo
5.) Wrigley Building, Chicago
6.) Tribune Tower, Chicago
7.) Chrysler Building, NYC
8.) Bank of China Tower, Hong Kong
9.) Trump Intl. Tower and Hotel, Chicago (under construction)
10.) Petronas Towers, Kuala Lampur
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Old January 1st, 2006, 03:17 AM   #45
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1- TORRE MAYOR


2-BURJ AL ARAB
3-TURNING TORSO
4-BANK OF CHINA
5-PETRONAS
6-TAIPEI 101
7-KINGDOM CENTER
8-SEARS TOWER
9-EMPIRE STATE
10-THE CENTER HONG KONG
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Old January 9th, 2006, 04:29 PM   #46
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My personal Top Ten in no particular order (revised):

> Bank of China Tower, Hong Kong
> Chrysler Building, New York
> Petronas Towers, Kuala Lumpur
> Shun Hing Square, Shenzhen
> Two International Finance Centre, Hong Kong
> Empire State Building, New York
> Sears Tower, Chicago
> John Hancock Center, Chicago
> Central Plaza, Hong Kong
> HSBC Headquarters, Hong Kong

Honorable Mention:

> Taipei 101
> The Centre, Hong Kong
> Burj Al-Arab, Dubai
> Rockefeller Center, New York
> US Bank Tower, Los Angeles

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Old January 11th, 2006, 08:17 AM   #47
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Mine

1) Bank Of China (Hong Kong)
2) Empire State Building (New York)
3) 2-IFC (Hong Kong)
4) Chrysler Building (New York)
5) US Bank Tower (Los Angeles)
6) Cityhall Tower (Tokyo)
7) HSBC Building (Hong Kong)
8) Swiss Re (London)
9) The Centre (Hong Kong)
10) Messeturm (Frankfurt)
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Old January 12th, 2006, 04:39 AM   #48
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01 2 IFC (Hong Kong)
02 Bank of America Tower (Charlotte)
03 Burj al Arab (Dubai)
04 Chrysler Building (NYC)
05 Symphony tower (Atlanta)
06 Bank of China tower (Hong Kong)
07 Hearst Tower (Charlotte)
08 225 South Sixth (Minneapolis)
09 Petronas (Kuala Lumpur)
10 Westend Strabe (Frankfurt)
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Old January 14th, 2006, 03:55 AM   #49
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top 10 not in order

Landmark tower (yokohama)
Metropolitian Government Building tower (Tokyo)
Roppongi hill tower (Tokyo)
NTT Docomo tower (tokyo)
Tokyo Opera city Tower (Tokyo)
2 IFC (Hong Kong)
Swiss Re (London)
One Canada square (London)
Kingdom Center (Riyadh)
Torre Mayor (Mexico city)
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Old January 18th, 2006, 04:11 AM   #50
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1. Chrysler Building, NYC (Enough said.)

2. Empire State Building, NYC (The classic skyscraper silhouette.)

3. Petronas Towers, KL (Islamic masterpieces. Simple jawdropping at night.)

4. Bank of China, Hong Kong (An audacious crystalline geometric thrust to the sky)

5. John Hancock Centre, Chicago (It means business!)

6. Woolworth Building, NYC - (Timeless. The Mozart of skyscrapers.)

7. HSBC Tower, Hong Kong (High Tech perfection. Still looks state of the art.)

8. Swiss Re Tower, London (Breathakingly original. A cheeky companion to the masculine Natwest Tower and complements St Pauls Dome in the best possible way).

9. Umeda Sky Building, Osaka (A funky piece of deconstructivist architecture by Hiroshi Hara with seriously scary escalators!)

I've included a few photos of this one as its not as famous as it should be.









10. Commerzbank Tower, Frankfurt (The first eco-scraper.)
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