Below you will find the 5 tallest buildings in the world. The most interesting thing about the buildings is that none of them are located in the western hemisphere.
The tallest building in the world is the Burj Kalifa and is located in The United Arab Emirates at 2,716.5 feet. The size of this building is absolutely mind blowing and would make things like commercial building maintenance an incredible task. Number 2 is the Tokyo Skytree at a height of 2,080.05 feet. The 3rd tallest building is the Abraj Al Bait located in Mecca, Saudi Arabia at a total of 1,972 feet. The 4th tallest building is the Petronas Twin Towers located in Malaysia. The 5th and final tallest building is the Ekibastuz GRES-2 Power Station located in Kazakhstan at 1,482 feet tall.
Infographic brought to us by Premiere Works Washington DC.