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7 Awesome Ferris Wheels Worth Visiting (PHOTOS)

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Though riding a Ferris wheel may be a problem for those who are scared of heights, there is no doubt that the landscapes that are visible from those little boxes high in the sky are totally worth it.

In fact, there is often no better way to see a new place than from above. Take the London Eye: it offers sweeping views of a city that might take days to see on the ground.

Here at the Huffington Post, we put together a list of 7 Ferris wheels with amazing views. If we forgot one, let us know (note: we did not include temporary wheels or ones that are currently under construction).

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