The glorious progress of human race over a period of time can be judged by the amazing architectural structures around the world, which are standing witnesses to the skill and mastery of mankind. Not a single onlooker can pass by these constructions without appreciating them.
Here is a list of top 10 most amazing constructions around the world:
10.Songjiang Hotel, Shanghai
Songjiang Hotel in Shanghai city of China is one of the most amazing constructions in the world, which is a wonderful resort which features attractions such as restaurants and rooms which face an aquarium housing several species of aquatic life. The most incredible thing about this building is that it has been built in a 100 deep rock quarry.
9. Masdar City, Abu Dhabi
Next on the list of most amazing constructions of the world is Masdar City, a project under construction in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Expected to be completed by 2025, this carbon free city will be home to around 50000 people and 1500 commercial establishments.
8. Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge-Hong Kong
Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge is an ambitious construction project, which will serve the purpose of connecting Hong Kong to Macau and Zhuhai city in Mainland China. A series of bridges and tunnels measuring nearly 50 km, the project is likely to reach its culmination in 2016.
7. Shanghai Tower, Shanghai
Featuring next among the most incredible constructions of the world is the Shanghai Tower, which is going to be third tallest building in the world, standing 2073 feet tall on its completion.
6.World One, Mumbai
Another one of the most astonishing buildings around the world is the Mumbai based residential skyscraper called World One, whose height is 1450 feet. The project has been overseen by leading builder Lodha Group and is the tallest residential skyscraper in the world, with 117 floors housing 300 apartments in all.
5. Mecca Royal Clock Tower, Mecca
Mecca Royal Clock Tower in Mecca, Saudi Arabia is the second tallest building in the world, following Burj Khalifa closely by touching a height of 2171 feet. The building has a clock tower on its top and is a spectacle worth seeing in the holy city of Mecca. It lies at a short distance from the pilgrimage of Masjid al Haram.
4.Regatta Hotel, Jakarta
Featuring next on the list of top 10 most astounding constructions in the world is the Regatta Hotel in Jakarta, a five star building designed aero dynamically qand overlooking the picturesque Java Sea. The hotel is located on a sprawling 11 hectare area and also has an aqua park, promising to give a lifetime experience.
3. Russia Tower, Moscow
This under construction building in International Business Center of Moscow makes it in the list. The building will reach an incredible height of 1180 feet, with 118 floors and 101 lifts. It will be able to accommodate 30000 people and 3680 cars. Russia Tower is likely to be completed by 2016(though its not confirmed)
2.One World Trade Tower, New York City.
Next on the list of the most astonishing constructions around the world is the One World Trade Tower, which stands high at the original location of World Trade Center, which was destroyed during 9/11 terrorist attack. This 104 storey building reaches a height of 1776 feet and is the tallest construction in the Western Hemisphere. The building was completed in 2013.
1.Burj Khalifa, Dubai
Burj Khalifa in Dubai, the tallest skyscraper in the world, tops the list of most astounding constructions in the world. Reaching an incredible height of 2722 feet, this building has nearly 30000 residential homes, nine hotels, the Dubai Mall and the man made Burj Khalifa Lake. Truly, it is one of the most stunning visual treats on the globe.
All these are some of the most incredible constructions and visiting them can be an amazing feeling. You will definitely love witnessing their glory!