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Old December 30th, 2005, 12:50 PM   #21
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Old December 30th, 2005, 03:55 PM   #22
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It would be hard to find large cities without ANY highrises (12+ floor buildings). But such very important world city as Geneve has got very few - just 15 such buildings.
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Old December 30th, 2005, 03:59 PM   #23
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Athens has none since the law was introduced (Nothing over 30m (8 storeys) )

The 45 are scattered around.
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Old December 30th, 2005, 07:55 PM   #24
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Dublin?

Their only skyscraper is in this pic, liberty hall near the right


You can see liberty hall in this one too. Try to find it



nice pic of the haypenny bridge. Don't forget to spit off of it
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Old December 30th, 2005, 08:02 PM   #25
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It depends on what you define as a skyscraper, i don´t think there are any cities without any skyscrapers at all.
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Old December 30th, 2005, 08:20 PM   #26
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According to Emporis, over 12 floors

Rome has 9

The Rome-data on Emporis is outdated and incomplete.Rome has a lot of highrises ,probably more than 100. I've mailed Emporis in the past with information and pictures but nothing changed. It's not that important however because most of those buildings are normal appartment blocks (lacking some beauty and architectural quality). But there are now some interesting modern projects ,they could at least mention those.




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Old December 30th, 2005, 11:54 PM   #27
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Copenhagne doesnt have that many, and the tallest are in the 80-90 meter range....But i dont know if that can be called a major city...
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Old December 31st, 2005, 08:00 AM   #28
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I found some cities with no highrises

Georgetown- Capital of Guyana 229,600 people

Paramaribo- Capital of Suriname 180,000 people

Belize City- Capital of Belize 53,915 people

Port-au-Prince- Capital of Haiti 743,000

Vientiane- Capital of Laos 528,109

Delhi, India 9,817,439 people

+ Other Large Indian Cities

Muscat- Capital of Oman 622,506 people

Katmandu- Capital of Nepal 419,073 people

Bishkek- Capital of Kyrgyzstan 585,800 people

Mogadishu- Capital of Somalia 982,000

Blantyre- Capital of malawi 446,800

Omdurman- Sudan 1,267,077

Kigali- Capital of Rwanda 219,000

Nouakchott- Capital of Mauritania 550,000 in city

Niamey- Capital of Niger 398,265 in city

N’Djamena- Capital of chad 687,800 in city

Conakry- Capital of Guinea 705,280

Asmara- Capital of Eritrea 359,000

Bangui- Capital of Central African Republic 451,000





With only 2 highrises
Managua- Capital of Nicaragua 1,600,666 people
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