Saturday, February 20, 2010

Up, Up and Away

San Antonio's Tower of the Americas, built for the 1968 World's Fair, stands at 750 feet tall. That sounds big until you check Wikipedia* and find that the world's tallest tower is more than double that size.

From the bottom, looking up...

From the top, looking down...

* Ah, but of course Wikipedia has a list of the world's tallest towers, because it has every bit of pointless info you'd ever care to seek out. Isn't the information age great?

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