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Old May 9th, 2007, 01:03 PM   #21
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I like European cities, they are actually very classy in looks
Of course, I like that to...but I wouldn't mind a financial district with some high-rises, but there are sooo many nimbys here in Copenhagen...
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Old May 9th, 2007, 01:36 PM   #22
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Paris

Tour Eiffel 324 meters / 1,063 ft


Tour Axa : 240 meters / 787 ft under in construction


Tour Montparnasse : 210 meters / 689 ft


Tour Total :187 meters / 614 ft


Now : 721 meters / 2366 ft
In 2010 : 774 meters / 2539 ft

In 2012

Tour Eiffel 324 meters / 1,063 ft


Tour Generalli 318 meters / 1,043 ft


Tour Phare 300 meters / 984 ft

A 325 m tower is rumored

In 2012 : 942 meters / 3090 ft
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Old May 9th, 2007, 01:37 PM   #23
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@ Oelanddk: same here in Belgium! Damn nimby's!

Antwerp:
1) Antwerp cathedral 123m
2) KBC tower 97m
3) Antwerp tower 87m

307m

Brussels:

1) zuidertoren/tour du midi 150m
2) finance tower 144m
3) Dexia tower 137m

431m
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Old May 10th, 2007, 03:39 PM   #24
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1) Freguesia da Casa Forte, 131 m
2) Terra Brasilis, 130 m
3) Aderbal Jurema, 123 m

(All residential towers)

TOTAL = 384 m / 1260 ft.
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Old May 11th, 2007, 09:35 AM   #25
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Of course, I like that to...but I wouldn't mind a financial district with some high-rises, but there are sooo many nimbys here in Copenhagen...
Same with San Francisco, add that to the bureaucracy, and practically nothing ever gets done.

Some highrises anywhere would be nice, but I like European buildings not being so dense, it has a much better feel.
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Old May 11th, 2007, 04:29 PM   #26
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But you atleast got some highrises in SF...here it's all flat...the highest towers are around 80meter and all boxy....
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