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Throughout the site there will be various web-space and presentation opportunities for information, articles, sponsorship and advertising.

Most will be to do with the planned journey, but other items could  relate to travel subjects and life in general.

Hopefully there will be something interesting and useful for everyone in the site, so keep popping back to have a look amongst the various pages and links.


So what are my favourite skyscrapers?

Well, some have been long standing friends - no deliberate pun intended - others are just stand head and shoulders above other buildings in their cities, countries or continents.

I have identified a number of skyscrapers I am aiming to see and explore in the cities I intend to visit.  Here is some general background information on these buildings.  More original content will be added in due course.

The Shard – London


Overseas Union Bank - Singapore


Petronas Towers – Kuala Lumpur


Taipei 101 - Taipei


International Finance Centre – Hong Kong


World Financial Centre - Shanghai


World Trade Centre Tower - Beijing


Samsung Tower Palace - Seoul


Skytree - Tokyo


Space Needle - Seattle


Transamerica Pyramid – San Francisco


US Bank Tower – Los Angeles


Stratosphere Tower – Las Vegas


Willis Tower - Chicago


CN Tower - Toronto


One World Trade Centre  – New York


Empire State Building - New York



Wikipedia and the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat web site are linked for some information sources.