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Old November 17th, 2009, 11:48 PM   #3121
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That's true, i just had to scroll back up because i had forgotten already.
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Old November 18th, 2009, 12:07 PM   #3122
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Then again Guangzhou was at one stage famous for being *the* port city for going overseas to South East Asia. So the name can be interpreted as Guangzhou = 出海之城, and this tower is at the center 中心 of this city. Hence 海心塔 is not such a bad name after all.

A name I would have came up with would be something like 峰南塔 (华南之峰).
峰南塔 would have been MUCH better
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Old November 21st, 2009, 07:35 PM   #3123
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haven't got updates for a while
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Old November 21st, 2009, 09:44 PM   #3124
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海心塔 is really odd... it's like the CN Tower being called Atlantis Tower or something...
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Old November 21st, 2009, 11:03 PM   #3125
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haven't got updates for a while
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Old November 22nd, 2009, 01:29 AM   #3126
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seems like they have painted the tower and that the bottom part of the spire is in use. Great idea!!
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Old November 22nd, 2009, 02:18 PM   #3127
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the closed spire now looks lots better
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Old November 22nd, 2009, 02:51 PM   #3128
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When is the pod ride going to come?
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Old November 22nd, 2009, 04:56 PM   #3129
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At the end, when everything else is done.
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Old November 24th, 2009, 04:41 PM   #3130
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Old November 25th, 2009, 12:38 AM   #3131
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love the color of the sky!
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Old November 25th, 2009, 06:23 PM   #3132
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It's supposed the pod ride must be in place if they want open the tower in January.
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Old November 25th, 2009, 07:30 PM   #3133
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they def should set up a guangzhou metro area network with this tower free wireless internet would be so much more useful than tv
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Old November 26th, 2009, 01:39 AM   #3134
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they def should set up a guangzhou metro area network with this tower free wireless internet would be so much more useful than tv
thats a really good idea actually!
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Old November 26th, 2009, 09:11 AM   #3135
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great picture...
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Old November 27th, 2009, 03:51 PM   #3136
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they def should set up a guangzhou metro area network with this tower free wireless internet would be so much more useful than tv
I think common WLAN standards are not designed to cover such distances.
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Old November 27th, 2009, 03:54 PM   #3137
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Old December 2nd, 2009, 05:40 PM   #3138
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Old December 3rd, 2009, 12:27 AM   #3139
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Nice perspective here. The tower looks immense and just stunning against the blue sky..
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Old December 3rd, 2009, 07:38 AM   #3140
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