During a performance for a Shriners convention, a Sky Dancer aerialist skips rope on a small platform high (at least 20 stories) above the streets of downtown, Chicago, Illinois, July (Photo by John Dominis/Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)
The Tower of London, built by William the Conqueror after the Norman Conquest. Survived the next 900 years as palace, prison, royal mint + execution yard. The White Tower is the oldest part of the site, begun by William + completed by Henry III.
Eiffel tower, Paris, France Yes, I'm scared of heights and have passed going up in times past. Have promised my daughter to share a glass of her special 1998 vintage Dom Perignon at the top with her on her birthday - Jan Looking forward to it my sweetie!