Orbit tower Written by John Bit of an odd one this. Reminds me of an over-enthusiastic helter skelter designed for export to the USSR. Like this:Like Loading... Related 4 thoughts on “Orbit tower” You mention the USSR, and I wonder if you were aware that part of the inspiration for the Orbit Tower was coming from the Russian Tatlin Tower which was never built. Nicely composed photo by the way. LikeLike Reply I did not know that – interesting! Thanks for letting me know. LikeLike Reply I’ve looked at that tower many times during the Olympics and I cannot make up my mind whether I like it or not. At the very least it’s interesting. LikeLike Reply I’m not so sure about this “thing.” It looks a bit like a large intestine. LikeLike Reply Leave a Reply to starproms Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.