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Old Posted Feb 25, 2009, 1:28 PM
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Originally Posted by Dafunk View Post
Toronto does look fantastic in the rendering, and I would say it definitely looks more like New York. I however, dont see any similarities between that rendering and "Copenhagen", Paris, or Amsterdam. I dont think any North American city can ever look like a European city, as the majority of them lack high rises, with the obvious exceptions of Frankfurt and Rotterdam.
As monkeyronin stated, this type of re-development style is very common in Europe, I'm glad Toronto is making a go of it. The contrast in style to the existing downtown areas (which are already very popular and vibrant) and probably have more in common with New York than this new project. This redevelopment will really up the cache on the Toronto brand around the world, within Canada, and inside the city itself.
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