• ICC
  • IFC2
  • IFC
  • Four Seasons Hotel
  • The Center
  • Hong Kong Island
  • Kowloon Peninsula
  • West Kowloon Highway & Tunnel
  • Harbour City Mall (one of the largest in Asia)
  • Victoria Harbour
  • Ocean Terminal

"A Tale of Two Skylines"

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From Victoria Peak, you can see a view of the two skylines that, together, create the city we recognize as Hong Kong. In the foreground is Hong Kong proper, situated on Hong Kong Island. Across Victoria Harbour is Kowloon Peninsula, which borders the Chinese mainland 20 miles (32 km) to the north.

In this photo, you can also see Hong Kong's two tallest buildings, the International Finance Center 2 (IFC2) in the foreground to the extreme right of the frame. On the Kowloon side, you can see the International Commerce Center (ICC), the city's tallest. It is not unusual to misname the two buildings given the similarities of their acronyms, in addition to their appearances in design and height.

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  1. bulliver [deleted] 43 months ago | reply

    Fantastic scene and photograph!

  2. tlchua99 43 months ago | reply

    How can I miss HK with those skyscrapers?

    Nice capture in cloudy weather but the colours still could be seen.

  3. Ciao Anita! 43 months ago | reply

    Superb cityview!

    This is an amazing photo!

    Snowy Owl

    Seen in visipix

  4. Steve Rosset 43 months ago | reply

    Really amazing how they build these large swaths of skyscrapers. I've spent quite a bit of time on Korea and it is amazing how they build dozens of towers in one phase! Nice shot.

  5. pablo808 43 months ago | reply

    Excellently captured and processed. I like the framing in this.

  6. xavibarca 43 months ago | reply

    Classic peak image Tosin!

  7. Craig Schultz 43 months ago | reply

    Hong Kong has such an amazing view!

    Beautiful!
    Thanks for sharing it with the group "Bewonderde Stad / View on the City"
    s-Gravenhage door Jan van Goyen
    Bewonderde Stad / View on the City
    ***NEW CONTEST: Reflection of a city***

  8. Bellesí_██_ 43 months ago | reply

    Amazing Moment in Time
    This is truly an Amazing Moment!


    Amazing Moments in Time (Post 4 Award 2)

  9. Alton Parker Photography-Chicago 40 months ago | reply

    That is one big city.

    Not to mention, another great masterpiece Man!....EXCELLENT!

  10. BlueisCoool 30 months ago | reply

    Very nice work - congrats !

  11. artland 27 months ago | reply

    Congratulations!
    This is a wonderful shot!
    You are invited to post it to:


    artland

  12. ㅤㅤㅤㅤㅤㅤ [deleted] 26 months ago | reply

    excellent

  13. tcm9394 24 months ago | reply

    very beautiful city!

  14. faqihkholy 18 months ago | reply

    wowww keren...

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