The Taipei 101 Building in Taipei, Taiwan

5min Travel

by 5min Travel

Take a tour of Taipei 101 in Taipei, Taiwan, Province of China – part of the World’s Greatest Attractions travel video series by GeoBeats.

1 - This tower broke the record of ''world's tallest building'' and held the title for six years.

2 - It's called Taipei 101 because it has 101 floors, going beyond the barrier of 100.

3 - The skyscraper's shape resembles a branching plant and was partially inspired by bamboo.

4 - Taipei 101 was completed in 2004 and reaches a maximum height of 1,671 ft.