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Check out our stunning photos of the NYC skyline

From One World Trade to the Empire State Building, see what makes our iconic skyline so great in these dazzling shots

By Evelyn Derico |
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Though New York may not be the birthplace of the skyscraper, we sure do make 'em look good. (Take a gander at our list of the most beautiful buildings to see for yourself!) We named the iconic skyline as the No. 1 reason why NYC is the greatest city in the world, and here are the beautiful skyline photos to prove it. Can’t get enough of that gorgeous city skyline? Take a longer look while you relax at the best rooftop bars in NYC.

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NYC Skyline
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NYC Skyline
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NYC Skyline
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NYC Skyline
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NYC Skyline
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NYC Skyline

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NYC Skyline

NYC Skyline
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NYC Skyline
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NYC Skyline
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NYC Skyline
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NYC Skyline
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NYC Skyline
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NYC Skyline
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NYC Skyline
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NYC skyline
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NYC Skyline
Photograph: Courtesy Creative Commons/Flickr/Anthony Quintano

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