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Old August 31st, 2010, 07:07 AM   #6921
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Hong Kong's urban planners deserve some sort of Nobel prize. Tall buildings with lush green mountains in the background and rural areas like 10 miles away. What! What! Nobel, i mean it.
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Old August 31st, 2010, 08:31 AM   #6922
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this one really nice
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Old September 2nd, 2010, 01:05 PM   #6923
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Old September 2nd, 2010, 07:43 PM   #6924
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If you people like this skyscraper, then why not have it at home! Here's the model which is at 1:1700 scale and was made by ReiAyanami:



And this is how it would look like when finished:

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Old September 2nd, 2010, 08:02 PM   #6925
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INTERNATIONAL COMMERCE CENTRE HONG KONG
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Old September 3rd, 2010, 06:40 AM   #6926
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Old September 3rd, 2010, 09:09 AM   #6927
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I LOVE IT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Old September 3rd, 2010, 09:14 AM   #6928
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I like the structure much more when it has the silver color and not the bluish color.
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Old September 3rd, 2010, 11:24 AM   #6929
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I like the structure much more when it has the silver color and not the bluish color.
Agree! Blue skyscrapers are really common now..............
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Old September 3rd, 2010, 12:39 PM   #6930
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Epic!
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Old September 3rd, 2010, 04:10 PM   #6931
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Very nice pic. When we were there a few months back it was overcast and even rained a bit during the 8PM Symphony of Lights show.
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Old September 6th, 2010, 05:53 AM   #6932
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Ritz Carlton Hong Kong



The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C has announced it is returning to Hong Kong with the tallest hotel in the world.Occupying the 102nd – 118th floors of the International Commerce Centre (ICC), Kowloon, the hotel will offer 312 guest rooms of various size leading up to the 365sqm Ritz-Carlton Suite.



You’ll also find six dining venues headlined by the alfresco rooftop bar 490 metres above sea level which will serve Asian-style tapas and contemporary cocktails.Other features of the hotel will include the ESPA (comprising 860sqm of treatment rooms and relaxation areas), a fully equipped fitness centre and an indoor pool on the 118th floor.



Occupying the top 16 floors of the ICC tower in Hong Kong is a truly unique location for a hotel, offering panoramic views across Victoria Harbour and Hong Kong Island. Modern in design, the hotel will be the heart and soul of Hong Kong and will attract visitors from all over the world for its world-class style, design, service and its landmark location.



The hotel is scheduled to open in the first quarter of 2011
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Old September 7th, 2010, 03:34 AM   #6933
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perfect design
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Old September 7th, 2010, 10:00 PM   #6934
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Very beautiful and much better each day ! Thanks for the model !
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Old September 9th, 2010, 05:14 PM   #6935
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Big surprise

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Old September 9th, 2010, 05:30 PM   #6936
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Old September 9th, 2010, 06:07 PM   #6937
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I like the fact this building is largely by itself, one can appreciate it more!
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Old September 10th, 2010, 04:10 AM   #6938
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Somebody please resize those huge pictures.

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Old September 10th, 2010, 06:55 AM   #6939
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Old September 10th, 2010, 09:44 AM   #6940
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What's the big surprise? The pics have been on the official site for months...
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