20th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Stunning Burj Khalifa
The Burj Khalifa known as the Burj Dubai prior to its inauguration in 2010, is a skyscraper in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. With a total height of 829.8 m (2,722 ft, or just over half a mile) and a roof height (excluding antenna, but including a 223 m spire of 828 m (2,717 ft), the Burj Khalifa has been the tallest structure and building in the world since its topping out in 2009, supplanting Taipei 101, the previous holder of that status.
|Photo Location:||Dubai, United Arab Emirates|
|Copyright:||© Ziaul Huque|