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Old February 4th, 2017, 11:02 PM   #4381
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This complex of buildings in Zhuhai. What's worse is that there will be a 189m-tall building that will look the same of these towers. Ew.
Legoland China?
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Old February 5th, 2017, 01:55 AM   #4382
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Old February 20th, 2017, 10:35 AM   #4383
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Check out this new beauty in Amsterdam

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Old February 20th, 2017, 10:50 PM   #4384
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The China Merchants Bank Building, also known as the Shenzhen World Trade Centre:

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It's not that I don't like it, it's just that it's ugly.
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Old February 21st, 2017, 12:48 AM   #4385
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Check out this new beauty in Amsterdam

Are those solar panels?

Also tell me that's the back of the building!!
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Old February 21st, 2017, 03:03 AM   #4386
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Here's Edificio El Centro, in Guatemala City, built in the 60s if I'm not mistaken. Not only the building is ugly itself, it has been damaged and neglected for many years. It was also built in the middle of the historic center of the city. So you see it side by side with 200 years old colonial buildings.








Centro by Israel Figueroa, en Flickr


Ciudad de Guatemala by Alpaca Producciones, en Flickr



It is specially hurting to know that to build this thing, they destroyed good part of a mansion from the Aycinena family, probably the most influential family of the city by the start of the 1800s. No good pictures of it, but you can still imagine how it looked like back in the day. Here's a pic from the end of the 19th Century:



And this is all it's left nowadays, just a small part of the actual house, and the courtyard, which was later used as a commercial galleria, now known as Pasaje Aycinena:




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Cien Puertas 01
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Here you can see the interior of what is left of the old house:

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Casa Aycinena 2 por williamkaram, en Flickr

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Casa Aycinena 3 por williamkaram, en Flickr

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Lavamanos Doble Casa Aycinena por williamkaram, en Flickr

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Bañera Casa Aycinena por williamkaram, en Flickr

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DSC02860 por williamkaram, en Flickr

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DSC02859 por williamkaram, en Flickr

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DSC02874 por williamkaram, en Flickr
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Old February 21st, 2017, 09:47 PM   #4387
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432 Park Avenue, New York:
Midtown East Skyline by Joel Raskin, on Flickr

It's like a giant middle finger sticking into the sky. Can you guess which one it is?
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Old February 22nd, 2017, 03:27 PM   #4388
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First they had this rather bland and unimaginative thing:

But then they replaced it with something even worse:

It's not even that tall, 150 meters, they could have been way more imaginative.

I hope it doesn't get build.
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Old February 24th, 2017, 03:59 AM   #4389
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Old March 2nd, 2017, 10:53 PM   #4391
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Source: www.tripadvisor.com

The Oasia Hotel Downtown in Singapore. I don't even know what this looks like.
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In Las Vegas we have the awful Fountain Blue:


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Just be glad it's not mingling with the Strip hotels. Speaking of which . . .

Trump Hotel Las Vegas

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Trump Hotel Las Vegas July 2009 by Michael Gray, on Flickr

Trump Hotel, Las Vegas by peco59, on Flickr

Trump's name does not belong on the Strip.
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That reminds me of Trump himself. not bcoz of the goldish facade, but the building really looks like a middle aged fat wigged hair lonely man (peoples surround him only know how to lick his ass. we called it the aircond guys in Malaysia, forever licking..).. sorry, no offence to all americans.
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Old March 4th, 2017, 03:14 PM   #4395
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Just be glad it's not mingling with the Strip hotels. Speaking of which . . .

Trump Hotel Las Vegas

Trump Hotel Las Vegas

Trump Hotel Las Vegas July 2009 by Michael Gray, on Flickr

Trump Hotel, Las Vegas by peco59, on Flickr

Trump's name does not belong on the Strip.
His new building in Toronto looks a gazillion times better than this block of 'gold'(fool's gold hehehe...puns)
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it reminds me strongly a glass full of beer
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Old March 5th, 2017, 03:34 AM   #4397
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Haha! But an accurate comparison.
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Lol just put the whole city of Las Vegas in here, it's easier. Las Vegas is, together with Dubai and some other arab cities, the epitome of tackiness and vulgar design. And I disagree with the inclusion of 432 Park Avenue. While the design is mediocre and unispiring, it fits well in New York and actually looks good and stylized.
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It looks like the five people who liked my post about 432 Park Avenue don't agree with you, and I'm pretty sure a lot of people dislike the building. But everyone's entitled to their own opinion, and I must say, yours is an interesting one.
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Hotel & Casino Grand Lisboa in Macau
It`s high and unique...but...ugly as hell imo



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