Skylines have a lot to say. They are evidence of economic strength and prosperity. They are the unofficial symbols of their cities and serve as distinctive points of recognition. Today, we’ll show you ten cities whose backdrops of skyscrapers make us marvel.
Everyone knows it, everyone loves it: the world-famous Manhattan skyline. Hundreds of skyscrapers are packed in dense rows on the island. The Empire State Building and the recently built One World Trade Center, which soars into the sky from ground zero, are unmistakable even from miles away.
When it comes to the official Emporis ranking, the skyline of Hong Kong is undisputedly in first place: the metropolitan skyline rightly holds the title of the “most impactful” in the world. At any rate, even without the ranking, we find Hong Kong’s skyline utterly impressive. Read More »