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The Guangzhou West Tower in China was built in 2009. It is 438m high, and has 103 stories.

World's most majestic skyscrapers

From the Tower of Babel to the pyramids of Egypt, high rises have always

captured the human imagination. Whether in a bid to reach the gods, or

to ensure immortality, men have been building skyscrapers that stretch

higher than ever into the heavens. Cut to present day, and we follow

this obsession around the world, circling the globe in tribute to the

world’s most majestic skyscrapers.