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Sunday Fun: Spot the Real Architectural Icon Amidst the Fakes
Nick Van Mead has created a pop quiz to test your ability to spot the "fake views."
So, for instance, there's the real U.S. Capitol Building, and then there's an unfinished replica, built in the Chinese city of Wuhan, originally intended as a luxury hotel but abandoned when the project lost its financing. With very few exceptions, the ersatz versions of these wonders of the world are located in China. Click through to test your eye for the real thing.