in 2012 the total number of skyscrapers constructed around the world failed to increase for the first time in six years, says the annual report from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat, revealing the continued impact of the global financial crisis that started in 2007.
Fifth Avenue, New York. The World's Greatest Shopping Street
Fifth Avenue, New York. The world's greatest shopping street. Travel by train. The Empire State Building towers above a busy street scene with traffic and pedestrians on New York City's Fifth Avenue. Vintage travel poster, 1932. Prints from $15.