Slave of the night

For 17 days as the sun switches off, the metropolis switches on like clockwork. Energy surges through the copper veins of the city, turning on everything and everyone in its path. Sydney, in an instant, is transformed into a playground-for-all where children and adults share the same excitement and wonder. 

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The giants of New York

New York’s 432 Park Avenue, the tallest residential building in the world, has been compared by the chattering classes to a matchstick, a dried piece of spaghetti, a giant upraised baton, a toothpick, and a cornstalk in the middle of a vegetable patch.

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