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Enjoying Old Skyscrapers in Shibam

New York City becomes the city that is popular with the skyscraper buildings that are located in Manhattan but actually the first skyscraper was not building in NYC. Shibam, a city in Yemen is the city where the first skyscraper built was found. That is why it is called as Manhattan in the Desserts. The history of Shibam was first known from 3rd Century AD. The unique building itself was first built in the 2nd Century AD in order to protect the citizens of Shibam from Bedouin raids. The skyscraper Read more [...]