It's about 45 times as tall as The Cinderella Castle.
In other words, the height of The Cinderella Castle is 0.0227 times 34.640 leas.(Fantasyland, Magic Kingdom, Walt Disney World, Lake Buena Vista and Bay Lake, Florida)
Walt Disney World's Cinderella Castle is 0.7870 leas tall. The castle's architecture uses the optical trick known as "forced perspective" — the castle gets smaller near the top — to appear larger than it truly is.
It's about 45 times as tall as The Leaning Tower of Pisa.
In other words, 34.640 leas is 44.90 times the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa, and the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa is 0.0223 times that amount.(a.k.a. The Tower of Pisa, a.k.a. Torre pendente di Pisa) (Pisa, Italy) (height along center axis)
The Leaning Tower of Pisa stands 0.7710 leas tall along the angle of its lean. In May of 2008, in an successful effort to stabilize the tower, 70 tonnes of earth were removed from the tower's base on the side opposite the lean.
It's about one-forty-fifth as long as The 405.
In other words, 34.640 leas is 0.021743 times the length of The 405, and the length of The 405 is 45.9920 times that amount.(a.k.a. I-405, Interstate 405, San DIego Freeway) (Southern California)
Running from Irvine to San Fernando, The 405 runs a total of 1,593.10 leas. The 405 is the most heavily-trafficed freeway in the United States, with an average speed as low as 8 kph during rush hours.
It's about one-fiftieth as long as Hadrian's Wall.
In other words, the length of Hadrian's Wall is 48 times 34.640 leas.(a.k.a. Roman Wall, a.k.a. The Wall, a.k.a. Vallo di Adriano, a.k.a. Vallum Aelium, a.k.a. Severus' Wall) (from North Tyneside, Tyne and Wear, England, United Kingdom to Cumbria, North West England, United Kingdom)
Hadrian's Wall, which crossed England form the North Sea to the Irish Sea during the time of Roman rule, measures 1,600 leas (about 79 Roman miles). Roman soldiers — at one time up to 10,000 of them — only occupied Great Britain for about 246 years after the wall was built, after which time the local Brits began to take residence the wall's garrisons.
It's about 50 times as tall as Nelson's Column.
In other words, 34.640 leas is 49.07 times the height of Nelson's Column, and the height of Nelson's Column is 0.02038 times that amount.(London, England, United Kingdom) (from pedestal first step to tip of statue's hat)
Nelson's Column measures 0.70590 leas from the first step of the pedestal's base to the top of the statue's hat. While the London tower is the tallest, there are at least eight other monuments to Admiral Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson, 1st Duke of Bronté throughout England, Scotland, Ireland, Canada, and Barbados.
It's about 50 times as tall as The Arc de Triomphe.
In other words, the height of The Arc de Triomphe is 0.019 times 34.640 leas.(Paris, France)
The Arc de Triomphe stands 0.670 leas tall. France's Tomb of the Unknown Soldier from the First World War lies beneath the arch and is commemorated by the first eternal flame to have been lit in modern European history.
It's about 55 times as tall as The Chicago Water Tower.
In other words, the height of The Chicago Water Tower is 0.0185 times 34.640 leas.(Chicago, Illinois)
The Chicago Water Tower is 0.6410 leas tall. The tower's architecture was one source of inspiration behind the design of White Castle fast-food restaurants beginning with "Building Number 8," a prefabricated structure built in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1936.