In China — yes, the actual country, not Flushing — there exists a city which has buildings shamelessly ripped off from the Manhattan skyline. During the recent economic booms, the developers of the City thought that they could capture the excitement of New York City simply by recreating a few of it’s skyscrapers. The problem though is that nobody moved in and the City is pretty much a ghost town. For more info about the City of Tianjin, check out this in-depth Bloomberg article.
via KHON2 News