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Re: Skyscraper story for real?

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Remo Stoffel is an egotist looking for some quick fame. The turm is an ugly monstrosity
Well, it's the usual architectural crap you find all over Switzerland, just a bit taller.
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Old 25.03.2015, 14:14
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Re: Skyscraper story for real?

Well the prime tower is not bad. Looks a bit lonely though sitting there all by itsself
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Old 25.03.2015, 16:04
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Re: Skyscraper story for real?

Well they certainly need to improve the Hotel as its not worth the price.
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Old 25.03.2015, 16:28
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Re: Skyscraper story for real?

which hotel?
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Well they certainly need to improve the Hotel as its not worth the price.
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Re: Skyscraper story for real?

The 7132 that the guy owns (or part owns)
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Old 25.03.2015, 16:47
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Re: Skyscraper story for real?

yes. For the price nothing special
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Old 25.03.2015, 20:24
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Re: Skyscraper story for real?

While I have serious doubts about the economic viability I have to admit that the actual project looks awesome! (Unlike the horrendous visualization that has been published by the Sunday press)
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Old 25.03.2015, 20:49
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While I have serious doubts about the economic viability I have to admit that the actual project looks awesome! (Unlike the horrendous visualization that has been published by the Sunday press)
An interesting idea but no chance
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The world's tallest hotel

The latest hoped-for (!) improvement to our alpine landscape is now in the
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http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/ho...-revealed.html
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Re: The world's tallest hotel

Is it this one?

http://www.englishforum.ch/daily-lif...tory-real.html
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Re: The world's tallest hotel

You mean hoped for eyesore this is barely an improvement. Looks ugly and should be voted against
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Old 31.03.2015, 12:34
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Re: The world's tallest hotel

Seriously, I say it is a beautiful designed building in the perfect setting.
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Old 31.03.2015, 12:35
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Re: The world's tallest hotel

Like the Metropole in Interlaken, the only advantage to staying there is that when you're in it, it doesn't spoil your view.
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