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View Poll Results: Your favourite skyline: cast your vote!
Frankfurt am Main - Germany 532 32.92%
Rotterdam - the Netherlands 199 12.31%
London - UK 230 14.23%
Paris - France 380 23.51%
Warsaw - Polen 275 17.02%
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Old May 4th, 2009, 03:30 PM   #641
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A beautiful view of La Defense (Paris) by Cyril

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Old May 4th, 2009, 03:33 PM   #642
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^I know. That's what I was trying to explain. I got this information of Wikipedia, wich says Frankfurt Rhine Main area.
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Old May 4th, 2009, 03:37 PM   #643
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Great picture!
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Old May 4th, 2009, 03:42 PM   #644
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Old May 4th, 2009, 07:27 PM   #645
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City of London skyline.
[QUOTE=euphonic d i s k o;36146020]Pictures taken from Borough last week.




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Old May 4th, 2009, 07:52 PM   #646
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Frankfurt is actualy the best in the EU .
La defense is clearly number 2.

i think only these two skyline look like a real CBD...
but warsaw ,madrid and london are great.

LD :
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( 2 tower are missing )


and the same place 50 years before , lol.
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Old May 4th, 2009, 09:27 PM   #647
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That pano of Frankfurt looks beautiful

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Old May 4th, 2009, 11:29 PM   #648
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Birmingham CBD.This isn't the whole skyline by the way.
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Currently there is a 138m tower under construction,a 118 metre office tower about to construction and two office blocks(57m & 75) which will dominate this phone by around 2012(hopefully)
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Old May 4th, 2009, 11:53 PM   #649
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Something about polish capital
Story of a 24-hour life of this pulsating city.
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Old May 5th, 2009, 01:41 AM   #650
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More of Madrid









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Old May 5th, 2009, 11:32 AM   #651
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^The 4 skyscrapers look realy nice, but they need brothers and sisters.

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Old May 5th, 2009, 02:21 PM   #652
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Warsaw on my pictures.





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Old May 6th, 2009, 12:00 AM   #653
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has anybody seen this??
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Warsaw in future
it looks good
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Old May 6th, 2009, 11:14 AM   #654
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Glass, glass, glass But the towers are nice
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Old May 6th, 2009, 11:18 AM   #655
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Probably everyone few years ago.
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Old May 7th, 2009, 08:46 AM   #656
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Rotterdam pano;
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Old May 7th, 2009, 09:51 AM   #657
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You guys confuse Rhine-Main area with Rhine-Ruhr, it is not the same thing.
Effectively Frankfurt is not a part Rhine-Rurhr area but Rhine-Main area with cities like Wiesbaden, Offenbach...
This area is more centralized than Rhine Rurh as Frankfurt is the largest and most important employement center with 600,000 jobs.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frankfurt_Rhine_Main_Area



Because Frankfurt has a better skyline, don't be blind, actually it is Frankfurt that host the best skyline in Europe.
Oh read the title of this poll: Your FAVORITE skyline!
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Old May 7th, 2009, 07:42 PM   #658
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Frankfurt a.M. -->

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same quelle as everytime. flickr.
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Old May 8th, 2009, 01:03 AM   #659
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La Défense

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En ce moment il ne fait pas beau à La Défense.
(On dirait une île de gratte-ciel au milieu de la verdure.)



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Petites photos de LD datant de la semaine dernière prise du Mont valérien car j'étais en stage là-bas. Quques photos prise de Puteaux aussi.

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Old May 8th, 2009, 01:10 AM   #660
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London, Paris and Frankfurt are all impressive.
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