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Old April 10th, 2011, 02:20 AM   #7601
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When is this thing due to top out?
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Old April 10th, 2011, 11:14 AM   #7602
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In mid 2011, i. e. by june or july
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Old April 10th, 2011, 12:31 PM   #7603
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I think this looks simply amazing. A hundred years from now if you tell people this was built in medieval days they would believe that i think! The architecture is just stunning, a real masterpiece. A city like Dubai should built more in this style to make that city feel more historical and friendly!
Yes, if you tell it to people like you they might believe it, those who have minimal knowledge about architecture or the slightest sense for beauty will see immediately that this is a stogy piece of kitch, product of money without taste, nothing more.
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Old April 10th, 2011, 12:33 PM   #7604
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at night 10/4/2011

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Old April 10th, 2011, 12:35 PM   #7605
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In mid 2011, i. e. by june or july
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Old April 10th, 2011, 01:35 PM   #7606
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date of completion: mid-2011

the 601 metre (1,972 feet) Abraj Al-Bait Towers opens in Mecca mid-2011

source : http://www.ausbt.com.au/hong-kong-to...hotel-in-march
I know this from almost 6 months and makkawi said this is wrong (in page 323 )
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Old April 10th, 2011, 01:50 PM   #7607
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I know this from almost 6 months and makkawi said this is wrong (in page 323 )
Well actually it was supposed to open in january 2011. but there have been some serious delays, that what I think
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Old April 10th, 2011, 02:40 PM   #7608
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Old April 10th, 2011, 04:30 PM   #7609
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Yeap, the towers too huge.
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Old April 10th, 2011, 05:24 PM   #7610
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Old April 10th, 2011, 05:53 PM   #7611
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The best picture of clock tower I have ever seen
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Old April 10th, 2011, 06:27 PM   #7612
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Old April 11th, 2011, 12:14 AM   #7613
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Old April 11th, 2011, 12:38 AM   #7614
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Old April 11th, 2011, 02:48 AM   #7615
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Makkah Royal Clock Tower at night by Hamza Gazzaz, on Flickr

Like all his work!
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Old April 11th, 2011, 02:59 AM   #7616
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It seems like huge speakers on the sides. Can't wait to see the crescent.

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Old April 11th, 2011, 03:05 AM   #7617
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Old April 11th, 2011, 03:18 AM   #7618
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It seems like huge speakers on the sides. Can't wait to see the crescent.

Al Bait Towers 091 by Youssef_Ahmed, on Flickr
I still couldn't comprehend the insane massivness of this structure until I saw this. The crane looks like a toy!
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Old April 11th, 2011, 06:42 AM   #7619
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How come he cut it?! That's not fair! ...someone to fix the spire please!

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ok let me try!

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Old April 11th, 2011, 07:13 AM   #7620
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DONE!!!
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