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Construction of the Tokyo Sky Tree, the world's tallest communications tower and second-highest building, finished Wednesday, two months late because of the quake and tsunami that struck Japan last March.

Tourist bosses in the country hope the 634-metre (2080-foot) tower will be a big draw for foreign visitors, whose numbers have plummeted in the aftermath of the disaster and the nuclear crisis it sparked.

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It reminds me of Tesla's tower :

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It doesn't open to the public until May 22, which is a shame because I will be visiting Tokyo in the next few weeks.

What an amazing view though on their official website

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It reminds me of Tesla's tower :
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It's the overclocked version of Tesla's Tower.
 
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Looks great on the skyline, I love Sumida City, the New Tokyo Tower is gonna be a great addition to the places you can visit once you're there
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Too bad I have no interest in visiting Tokyo. I wanna go back to Osaka!! That's where it's at!
     
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It's the overclocked version of Tesla's Tower.

...and somehow even uglier...
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It's the overclocked version of Tesla's Tower.

...and somehow even uglier...

For some reason women were oddly attracted to Tesla's Tower....

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Looks like the CN Tower in Toronto. Pretty good scenery on the upper level.
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It's the overclocked version of Tesla's Tower.

needs moar cores bro
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Please stay on topic...
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