Your View of New York City From the Empire State Building Just Got Better | Travel + Leisure

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Now the Empire State Building offers a 360-degree view of New York City from over 1,250 feet in the air.

One of the best views in New York City is finally coming back.  After more than four years of renovations, the Empire State Building — well known for its colorful nighttime light displays and incredible views of the city — is welcoming visitors to its 102nd floor observatory on Saturday, Oct. 12.


Tallest Building West of Mississippi River Opens in LA

Wilshire Grand Center Los Angeles, California


LOS ANGELES — The tallest building west of the Mississippi River opened its doors on Friday in once-stodgy downtown Los Angeles, which is sprouting a crop of new skyscrapers. Here are some things to know about the Wilshire Grand Center: HOW TALL IS TALL? The 73-story building has a huge spire that brings its height to 1,100 feet (335 meters), topping the […]

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