Some of the most impressive modern marvels are the insanely high sky scrapers that rise above clouds and seem to go on forever. Sometimes they’re residential buildings, sometimes they’re offices, and sometimes they’re a hybrid mix of offices, apartments, and even hotel rooms.
The views are stunning but they come at a cost; take the Burj Khalifa in downtown Dubai. It features residential units that range from studios to an opulent five bedroom penthouse that was going for $27,770,000 in 2017. We picked the most surreal, awe-inspiring, vertigo-inducing structures and compiled them into this list of the 31 tallest buildings in the world starting with the the biggest of them all—let’s dive in!