Just 15 years ago, Shanghai's skyscraper neighborhood was home to just one tall building (Oriental Pearl Tower) - the rest of this area was farmland and rice paddies. How things change in less than two decades.
You can see a major new tower under construction as well. This new building is called the Shanghai Tower and will be 632 meters in height with 121 stories and will be the tallest building in China and the second tallest building in the world (behind the Burj Kalifa in Dubai). It is queued up to be completed in 2014.
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