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View Poll Results: What continent has the best skylines?
Asia 136 40.12%
Europe 40 11.80%
Africa 6 1.77%
Oceania 21 6.19%
North America 129 38.05%
South America 7 2.06%
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Old September 2nd, 2008, 04:34 AM   #21
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Asia have more cities with impresive skyline than North America. (even though Chicago and New York are the best, we are voting a continent)

-Hong Kong
-Shanghai
-Tokyo
-Singapore
-Manila
-Dubai
-Shenzhen
-Seoul
-Bangkok
-Beijing
-Chongqing
-Kuala Lumpur

North America have only 2 great skylines.

-New York
-Chicago

Miami, Los Angeles, Philadelphia even Toronto are far from asian gigants...

But your also comparing a continent with way more than 1 billion people versus a continent which barely reaches 500 million. American cities are "smaller" than other mega-Asian cities, North America has better quality of highrises, but Asia has the most highrises than any other continent. (Quantity vs. Quality)?
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Old September 2nd, 2008, 04:44 AM   #22
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That's a battle between North America and Asia only.

NA skylines look cleaner IMO and more iconic. Asians have more height.
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Old September 2nd, 2008, 04:53 AM   #23
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North America, hands down!
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Old September 2nd, 2008, 07:17 AM   #24
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But your also comparing a continent with way more than 1 billion people versus a continent which barely reaches 500 million. American cities are "smaller" than other mega-Asian cities, North America has better quality of highrises, but Asia has the most highrises than any other continent. (Quantity vs. Quality)?
More like 3.2 billion+ people
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Old September 2nd, 2008, 10:49 AM   #25
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china especially hong kong and shanghai
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Old September 2nd, 2008, 11:42 AM   #26
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Asia have more cities with impresive skyline than North America. (even though Chicago and New York are the best, we are voting a continent)

-Hong Kong
-Shanghai
-Tokyo
-Singapore
-Manila
-Dubai
-Shenzhen
-Seoul
-Bangkok
-Beijing
-Chongqing
-Kuala Lumpur

North America have only 2 great skylines.

-New York
-Chicago

Miami, Los Angeles, Philadelphia even Toronto are far from asian gigants...


Toronto is a lot closer than you think


My vote is for North America...not a tough decision.
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Old September 2nd, 2008, 08:28 PM   #27
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I chose Oceania, my reason is, Australia & NZ may have a much smaller population and fewer cities but the majority of them are world class ie. major % of the total kick arse.
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Old September 3rd, 2008, 04:48 AM   #28
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Isnt Dubai Africa???
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Old September 3rd, 2008, 05:59 AM   #29
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It's the middle east, technically Asian continent.
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Old September 3rd, 2008, 06:53 AM   #30
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IMO, of course it's Asia, the skylines spread out all over the continent. From Jakarta - Indonesia in the south to Tokyo - Japan in the north. From Manila - the Philippines in the east to Dubai - UAE in the west.

In North America, it's almost located in USA only

We talk about a whole continent right, not a single country.......
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Old September 3rd, 2008, 04:25 PM   #31
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I vote for North America !!!
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Old September 3rd, 2008, 05:17 PM   #32
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Asia have more cities with impresive skyline than North America. (even though Chicago and New York are the best, we are voting a continent)

-Hong Kong
-Shanghai
-Tokyo
-Singapore
-Manila
-Dubai
-Shenzhen
-Seoul
-Bangkok
-Beijing
-Chongqing
-Kuala Lumpur

North America have only 2 great skylines.

-New York
-Chicago

Miami, Los Angeles, Philadelphia even Toronto are far from asian gigants...

Are you deluded, Toronto has the best skyline in the world in my opinion, and Los Angeles, Miami are also very stunning.

Sorry most asian skylines are just too much to look at not very unique at all,the only two I can think of that are something special is Hong Kong and Shangie, there is most likley more but I cant think of them write now!
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Old September 3rd, 2008, 07:26 PM   #33
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IMO, of course it's Asia, the skylines spread out all over the continent. From Jakarta - Indonesia in the south to Tokyo - Japan in the north. From Manila - the Philippines in the east to Dubai - UAE in the west.

In North America, it's almost located in USA only

We talk about a whole continent right, not a single country.......
i agree....it obvious asia has the best skylines...north america only has one massive dense skyline(newyork) while asia has plenty...on top of that asia has NA beat when it comes to height...Asia has the tallest skylines, the most dense skylines and the newest(mordern)skylines...i can be biased too and say my home town has the best skyline in the world, but that doesnt mean its true
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Old September 3rd, 2008, 09:24 PM   #34
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Old September 3rd, 2008, 09:28 PM   #35
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You guys forget that Mexico City counts for North America too

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Old September 4th, 2008, 02:38 AM   #36
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mh hard to decide between asia and NA. asia has much more and bigger skylines, but they are almost too big. i prefer the american skylines with a core to the asian 10km wide ones with no real heart. they would better build 10 500m buildings than 100 100m commieblocks in huge cities like chongqing, shanghai ... thats why i hate skylines like the one of sao paulo. just my opinion!
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Old September 4th, 2008, 07:35 PM   #37
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1.Asia
2.North America
3.Europe
4.South America
5.Oceania
6.Africa
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Old September 4th, 2008, 07:44 PM   #38
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Asia without a doubt.

The only truly impressive skylines of North America are New York and Chicago. Cities like Toronto, Los Angeles, Houston or Miami might have a nice skyline but nothing to match the likes of Hong Kong, Shanghai, Tokyo, Singapore, Dubai, Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok, Seoul, Guangzhou and a dozen other Chinese cities.
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Old September 4th, 2008, 11:01 PM   #39
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That was easy North America. Duh
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Old September 5th, 2008, 06:05 AM   #40
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In North America, it's almost located in USA only

We talk about a whole continent right, not a single country.......
So Canada is part of Europe now?!
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