The Tokyo Sky Tree, the world's tallest tower and Tokyo's biggest new landmark, opened to the public on Tuesday. Nearly 8,000 visitors were expected to take high-speed lifts up to the observation decks of the 634-metre (2,080-foot) tower on Tuesday to mark its opening.
Leap day 2012 saw the completion of the world's second tallest structure, the Tokyo Sky Tree television transmitter and observation tower. At 2,080 feet (634 m) the tower stands nearly twice as Japan's previous tallest frame, the 1,... Read Post
The new Tokyo Skytree is the biggest attraction in Japan — or at least the tallest. The observation decks of the tallest tower in the world opened to the public on Tuesday. Here are six important facts and figures to know about Skyt... Read Post