Top 7 glass buildings across the world

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1. Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision

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It is located in Hilversum, Netherlands and is one of the best constructions ever made. The building is of a cube shape and is covered with colored cast-glass panels, which makes it look unique and amazing. To top that, half the floors of this building lays underground.

2. National Centre for the Performing Arts, Beijing

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This multi-purpose glass building is a specimen of modern architecture. It is made of titanium and glass and is of oval shape. The view of this building is just mesmerizing.

3. Basque Health Department Headquarters, Bilbao

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This amazing glass structure is a office building but surely does not look like one. The headquarters of Basque Health Department is a famous building in Spain which attracts a lot of tourists. The building is made of polyhedral glass façade and allows natural light to enter the building and reflects the sky.

4. 30 St Mary Axe, London

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This 41 floors tall building of London is another beautiful and stunning looking glass structure. This building was constructed to make the maximum use of natural light.

5. Hotel W, Barcelona

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Located in the coastline of Barcelona, this structure is designed in the model of a sail. This five star hotel provides a spectacular view of the Mediterranean Sea. This building lays as a contradictory to Spain’s popularity of medieval architecture.

6. The Botanical Garden of Curitiba

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Located in the center of Curitiba city of southern Brazil, this is a greenhouse structure of the garden where various species of plans are grown. This place is a major tourist attraction of the city. The building covers 450 square meters area and is made of glass and metal. This splendid structure is inspired from the Crystal Palace in London.

7. House Cafe Kanyon by Autoban Architects

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This is a beautiful looking glass shell dining restaurant situated inside the Kanyon Mall in Istanbul, Turkey. The dining experience here is just amazing; it will be an eye treat for viewers.