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Cityscapes
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Description:
A view of a city or town from a hill, from a structure, or across a body of water such as a bay or a lake.
Expanded Description:

A view of a city or town from a nearby high point or across a body of water has often been a special place for visitors to go to. Often the view is even better a night when the city lights standout against the dark sky.

A Cityscape is any spot you feel has a great view of your town or city. Views of buildings from street level are not cityscapes. Generally you should see a substantial part of the downtown or central area of the city or town.

The view can be from a natural high-point, a man-made structure, or from a boat on the water. Views from airplanes, balloons, blimps, helicopters, etc. are not allowed.

Instructions for Posting a Cityscapes Waymark:

It must be accessible to the public. Generally we won't accept a view from your apartment or hotel room. If the hotel has an observation deck or a public restaurant on an upper floor that would be the place to post your pictures from.

The coordinates of the view point must be no more than 5 miles (8 km) from the city/town limits. There were too many submissions from mountains 20 miles from the city where you couldn't make out any particular landmarks in the city. These location may fit in one of the other scenic view categories. The city should predominate the view in a cityscape.

It must be at least .5 miles (.8 km) from other cityscape waymarks. We don't want you to list every turnout along a mountain road where you can see the city from.

There may be a webcam at the location, but the purpose of this category is to take the visitor to a place where they have a view of the city and can take a picture with their own camera. If you want a picture through the webcam, please use the Web Camera category.

Use the name to tell something about the viewing location, E.g., Blueberry Hill, Staten Island Ferry. We don't want every cityscape to be named "View of <City Name>".

Provide a description of the viewing site and the required variables.

A photo of the view is required.

Instructions for Visiting a Waymark in this Category:
Logging requirements are left to the waymark owner, but a photo is always appreciated.
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Variables:
  • City Name
  • View Type
  • Location Type
  • City Lights
  • Distance
  • Terrain
  • Fee
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Image for Völs-Innsbruck from Mentlberg - Innsbruck, Tirol, Austriaview gallery

EE61.5 km

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CityscapesVöls-Innsbruck from Mentlberg - Innsbruck, Tirol, Austria

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Völs-Innsbruck from Mentlberg - Innsbruck, Tirol, Austria

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member luzzi-reloaded

location: Tirol, Austria

date approved: 10/1/2012

last visited: 2/3/2013

Image for Mittenwalder Hütte (1515m) - Mittenwald, Germanyview gallery

NENE63.2 km

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CityscapesMittenwalder Hütte (1515m) - Mittenwald, Germany

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Tolle Aussicht auf Mittenwald von der Mittenwalder Hütte - Great views from the Mittenwalder Hütte

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member elrecke

location: Bayern, Germany

date approved: 1/7/2011

last visited: 12/9/2013

Image for "Känzeli" viewpoint - Vaduz, Liechtensteinview gallery

WW79 km

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Cityscapes"Känzeli" viewpoint - Vaduz, Liechtenstein

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"Känzeli" viewpoint above the Vaduz city

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member puczmeloun

location: Liechtenstein

date approved: 10/31/2013

last visited: 12/1/2013

Image for Deutsches Museum 6th Floor Terraceview gallery

NENE134.2 km

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CityscapesDeutsches Museum 6th Floor Terrace

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A beautiful view in good weather over the city of Munich awaits you here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Bayern, Germany

date approved: 2/24/2007

last visited: 8/29/2014

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