Imagine drawing the curtains and opening your windows to colossally spectacular views. You don't have to traverse to distant places for such a sight, you can do it from the comfort of a luxurious hotel room. The following is a list of breathtaking views you can find from luxury hotels across the world.

1. Oberoi Amarvilas, Agra

The Taj Mahal, a tribute to love and one of the Seven Wonders of the World, is the picturesque view that the Oberoi, Amarvilas provides.

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15 of the Most Breathtaking Views in the World from a Hotel Room 3.6 out of 5 based on 5 votes.

Life aboveground is crowded. Engineers and architects are constantly coming up with innovative ways to meet the needs of roads, superhighways and bridges to handle unprecedented traffic. But sometimes, going underground is the best option. Tunnels, whether bored through imposing mountains or laid hundreds of feet under water, are exhilarating feats of engineering. Here, FunOnTheNet presents a collection of the world's most captivating and spectacular tunnels.

1: Laerdal Tunnel

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Captivating Tunnels That Transport You To Another World! 4.6 out of 5 based on 8 votes.

Architecture has never failed to shock and awe from the beginning of time, but when architects get it right they can really create miracles, legends, pieces of art and here are some of these modern marvels.

1. Phoenix Observation Tower:

Copenhagen and New York-based architecture studio Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) has designed a 420 ft. tall mixed-use observation tower to serve as a symbol for the city of Phoenix, Arizona. Located in downtown Phoenix, this intimidating spectacle will add a significant structure to the Phoenix skyline from which to enjoy the city's spectacular views of the surrounding mountain ranges and dramatic sunsets. Phoenix-based developer Novawest contracted the team to create a destination charm to provide both tourists and citizens of Phoenix the chance to enjoy the unique features of the Valley of the Sun.

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There are a great many heights to traverse where you can find spectacular views but you'd never imagine this job providing you with one everyday. Wei Gensheng, a professional crane operator, works on the second tallest building in the world and has used his advantageous position to provide the world with some stunning photographs of the Shanghai skyline.

Unknowingly, Gensheng has gained the title of world's most famous crane operator after he had the idea to capture this beauty on camera which also led to him being awarded the second prize in the Shanghai City Photography Competition. The photos taken atop the Shanghai Tower were taken from 2,000 feet over the city giving us the sight of endless buildings touching the sky and being cradled by clouds. It almost seems like it goes on forever and creates a sense of infiniteness with the city lights meeting the colours in the sky in a blissful union.

In 2014, after it's completion, the building will stand at 2,073 feet, following the Burj Khalifa in Dubai which is the world's tallest building at 2,722 feet. The Shanghai Jin Jiang Hotel which will be the world's highest hotel occupies floors 84 to 110. The building is one of three, namely the Jin Mao Tower and the Shanghai World Financial Center, all of which are the tallest buildings in Pudong, Shanghai.

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