Architect Vivian Manasc first visited this condo complex in Edmonton on business, but she fell in love with the sprawling view of the city and made the penthouse apartment her home. Photo by Garth Crump.
The 1,600-square-foot roof deck of Dr. Kenneth Montague's Toronto loft is perfectly suited to entertaining with a great view of the city as a backdrop. Photo by Naomi Finlay.
A futuristic penthouse in Vienna contrasts sharply with the traditional homes that surround it. Photo by Hertha Hurnaus.
Three apartments in Wellington, New Zealand, were part of the city's transformation from sketchy to stylish. Their glass walls provide an unbeatable view of the city but their removed location makes for a peaceful ambiance. Photo by Richard Powers.