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The historic tower houses of this nearly abandoned Greek town have been compared to the spikes on an iguana's back.
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Trump Tower Was Never Actually That Tacky
One critic called its atrium the "most pleasant interior public space" built in New York City in years.
March 11, 2016
This lakeside tower is the third attempt at getting a tourist destination to stick on the spot.
Added by kensears37
This historic stone gate tower is now just a lonely relic in the middle of a swamp
Added by terenz
Western City Gate of Belgrade
A pair of connected skyscrapers form this symbolic gateway
Added by dusanmil89
Inn Wa, Myanmar (Burma)
A grand imperial capital left to fall into magnificent ruin
Added by leiris
Burlington County, New Jersey
Apple Pie Hill Fire Tower
How this Pine Barrens hill got its name is uncertain, but on a good day the view from the fire tower is crystal clear
Added by porterico999
Laguna Beach, California
Victoria Beach's Pirate Tower
This strange seaside tower got its name from a wealthy eccentric who would hide coins among its stones
Added by benihoopla
According to legend a man pooped out the window of this tower to prove that it was straight
Added by pieofthemonth
A tower built by an emperor for an antelope
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A city built from mud and known as the "Manhattan of the desert."
The Saxon Tower at St. Michael at the North Gate
This 11th century tower is said to be the oldest building in Oxford
Added by aeb341
The Leaning Tower of Gingin
The world's "leaniest" tower encourages you to test the gravity of its situation
Added by EricGrundhauser
A magnificent, iconic stone tower in the Scottish Highlands
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The last bastion of Roman presence north of the Alps looms over a German town
Added by fatnmad
Palo Alto, California
The Frenchman's Tower
This odd California folly seems like it was almost designed to accumulate urban legends
Added by HaikuSeminar
This lovely hilltop tower was specifically built to withstand 100 MPH winds
Added by Andrew Lehmann
The Fox Tower at Dongbianmen
This historic Chinese tower was said to have been haunted by fox spirits but is now haunted by a grisly murder
Added by kendraschaefer
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