Man has always been driven to reach for the sky. Starting with the Tower of Babel and the great ziggurats, mankind has continued to build skyscrapers as a symbol of a city’s power, culture and dominance.
As construction technology progressed, cities spend millions of dollars into building the tallest tower. Even a council was created to judge tall buildings and urban habitats. Thousands of tourist flock to these tall metal giants to look out from the top and see the world.
Below we’ve compared the tallest buildings in the world including their cost, location and mind blowing facts about each tower.
Source: Maxwell Systems