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8 MOST AMAZING MAN-MADE STRUCTURES
History has seen many amazing man-made structures, like The Pyramids, which seemed to touch the clouds even when there was no technology or machines present at that age.
With new inventions and innovations in the 21st century, you can see many skyscrapers coming up with the help of latest technology. These are some of the structures that have caught the attention of many people around the world.
Sky Deck Chicago
Located on the 103rd floor of the skyscraper is the‘”Willis Tower”, this is the second highest building in the US, consisting of glass chambers which can bear up to 5 people equaling to 5 tons of weight. The skyscraper is placed at the height of 1,532 feet providing the perfect view of whole Chicago.
Dubai Hotel Swimming Pool
The Intercontinental Hotel in Dubai has its swimming pool located on the rooftop of 36th story building. The 82-feet long pool can be seen from outside the hotel as it is pounding out of the front wall and it seems you are floating in the air.
New Refuge Gervasutti
That’s a refugee camp installed on the Freboudze glacier in front of the east face of Grandes Jorasses of the Mont Blanc Range. The camp is located at the height of 1.74 miles.
Sky lodge Hotel
This is a luxury transparent capsule hanging from the mountain top in the sacred valley of Peru, with each capsule having the capacity of 12 people per night. The capsule is 25 feet long, 8 feet high and made up of aluminum and poly carbonate.
Eshima Ohashi Bridge
The 1-mile long bridge, located in Japan, connects Matsue, Shimane Prefecture, and Sakaiminato. It looks like a big roller-coaster with a good runway to drive.
Alpspix Viewing Platform
The platform has two 80-feet long steel beams making a sign of X and floats over a vertical drop of almost 1,000 meters.
Hundred Dragons Sky Lift
Commonly known as Bailong Elevator, this glass elevator is built into the side of a rocky mountain Wulingyuan area of Zhangjiajie, Human Province, China. The elevator takes you to the height of 1,070 feet and has three different chambers with the capacity to carry 48 passengers.
Glass Suspension Bridge
The 430m long bridge standing at 300m above ground level connects two mountain cliffs in China and is the world’s highest and longest glass suspension bridge.
Have you been to any of the above places? Share your views on these amazing structures.