World's Tallest Tower Announced - as part of the news series by GeoBeats.
Japan is proud is show off their newest structure,
the ‘Tokyo Skytree’, recently declared by Guinness World Records to be the World’s Tallest Tower. Up until 2011, The Canton Tower in China held the Tallest Tower record.
Essentially filling the shoes of the infamous Tokyo Tower, the 2080 feet tall Tokyo Skytree will primarily be used for radio and television transmissions, as well serve as an exciting tourist attractio