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The Red Apple, Rotterdam

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The Red Apple is a 40-storey, 124m residential skyscraper on Wijnhaven Island in Rotterdam, Netherlands, designed by KCAP Architects & Planners and Jan des Bouvrie. The building was topped out in 2008, completed in 2009, and features 121 units, and a 338-space multi-storey car park. It is the eighth tallest building in Rotterdam. The Kopblok is a 53m building that has an additional 79 apartment units and offices. The ground floor is designed for shops and restaurants. The entire complex has an open fiber network.
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  • A beautiful,slender skyscraper with a red facade.I have no idea where its name "apple" comes from.But it's a nice building foe sure.Anyway,you don't need more than a few minutes to see it and to take ...  more »
  • Calls attention for its color (flashy red) and shape (it seemed a bit tall for me). I didn't enter it, even because I think it's a commercial building, with people working over there, so I'm not sure ...  more »
  • What a special place Rotterdam is - we really fell for it. There is so much of interest and surprise - not least of all this building. It's a beauty. Held our attention for quite some time.  more »