The Bank of China Tower is one of the most recognisable skyscrapers in Central, Hong Kong.
The building is 315 m high with two masts reaching 367.4 m high. It was the tallest building in Hong Kong and Asia from 1989 to 1992.
While its distinctive look makes it one of Hong Kong's most identifiable landmarks today, it was the source of some controversy at one time, as the bank is the only major building in Hong Kong to have bypassed the convention of consulting with feng shui masters on matters of design prior to construction.
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- Copyright: Wiktor Czerwinski (MoreTravel) (886)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2009-03-31
- Categories: Daily Life, Architecture
- Camera: Olympus SP500UZ
- Exposure: f/4, 1/2 seconds
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- Photo Version: Original Version
- Travelogue: A Little Taste Of China
- Date Submitted: 2010-11-25 1:04