It turns out downtown Vancouver really is a concrete jungle.
Vancouver reached lofty new heights this week, when it was ranked one of the world’s top 10 cities by number of skyscrapers. With 663 highrises, Vancouver ranks ninth on the list prepared by skyscraperpage.com, between Mexico City and Montreal (full list below).
The top city overall on the list is New York, with 5,894 highrises. The highest ranking Canadian city is Toronto (2nd overall) with 2,005 highrises. (A highrise is defined as having at least 12 storeys.)
But what sets Vancouver apart is its population. Continue reading:
Vancouver Ranked Top 10 in the World for Skyscrapers