let’s think at what matters now for many people…right! money!! & a good way to spend them is to make a house or to buy a super-car. but from time to time some buildings are made using tones of money & some of them reach the title of being one of the most expensive buildings in the world. of course the cost of the building is also imposed by the city where it is built, that’s why the most expensive buildings are in some of the most expensive cities.
read on to find out which are the world’s most expensive buildings:
5. One World Trade Center -> $3.8 billion
World Trade Center
One World Trade Center is located in lower Manhattan, it has 541 meters & it’s currently the highest building in New York. an interesting fact about it’s that the building is also called the Freedom Tower, to memorialize the World Trade Center which was destroyed in the 11st September during the terrorist attack. it has 104 floors & was completed in 2012 at a cost of $3.8 billion.
4. The Cosmopolitan -> $4.16 billion
the Cosmopolitan rises up 184 meters to the sky & it has 52 floors. is located on the west side of the Las Vegas Strip with a hotel & casino. it consists of two high-rise towers which have a good look. the luxury resort was completed in 2010 & features just under 3,000 rooms, a 75,000-square-foot casino & an 1,800-seat theatre. Gogobot rated The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas was named “The Best Hotel in the World”.
3. Emirates Palace -> $4.46 billion
the Emirates Palace is a masterpiece situated in Abu Dhabi who rises 72 meters up in the air & it has 6 floors. amazingly landscaped gardens, extending over 1.000 hectares, surround the hotel & elite guests can relax on the 1.3km private beach. the construction was finished in 2005 for the price of $3 billion at that time. the architecture & design were made by John Elliott. this building is the true height of luxury & even it’s not the most expensive is my favorite.
2. Resorts World Sentosa -> $5.38 billion
Resorts World Sentosa
Resorts World Sentosa is situated on Singapore & this enormous construction brings to all its visitors any sort of imaginable entertainment. the resort was finished in 2010 & designed by Michael Graves. it directly employes 10.000 people & more many who are employed by the brands over there. it has Universal Studios, a casino, the largest oceanarium in the world & a Marine Life Park. here you will never get bored.
1. Marina Bay Sands -> $6 billion
Marina Bay Sands
this is it! the most expensive building in the world, Marina Bay Sands! it is 194 meters high & it has 57 floors. the Marina Bay Sands was completed in 2010 for the enormous price of $5.5 billion at the time. it also has the world’s largest atrium casino with 1,600 slot machines & 500 tables, a mall, museum, two large theaters, two floating Crystal Pavilions, seven “celebrity chef” restaurants & one amazing outdoor pool up on the roof of the building named “Infinity pool”.