Burj Dubai looking a bit prettier now

I posted about a year and a half ago that the Burj Dubai in…Dubai had just become the tallest building in the world.  I suspect that it may be able to keep that title a bit longer, since it was planned and started and mostly constructed before the global financial crisis, which has stalled plans for at least one proposed skyscraper, The Chicago Spire in…Chicago, but who knows what the scoop is with the Mile-High Tower.

Well, here’s what the tower looked like last month courtesy of Imre Solt, who has more photos past the link:

For comparison, here’s what it looked like mid-way through 2007, when I last posted about it:

I must say that at the very least, it’s considerably better looking now.

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About Meng Bomin

Real name Benjamin Main, I am a graduate of Grinnell College with a degree in Biological Chemistry.
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