The Shard in London is nearing completion and has recently become the tallest structure in Europe at 310 meters. It hurts the neck to look up at it, but the views from the observation deck will be magnificent. There will be three floors of restaurants as well as offices, a hotel and apartments as shown on it’sÂ nice website. The cost of construction so far is Â£450 million. Fortunately not a cost for the Great British tax payer to bear the brunt of. That is probably why there isn’t much controversy surrounding it, apart from the Daily Mail suggesting that Qatar is slowly taking over London.
I like how, from this view, the building looks rather smug and pleased with itself.
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