It's about one-and-four-fifths times as wide as The Wingspan of a 747
In other words, 121.60 meters is 1.780 times the width of The Wingspan of a 747, and the width of The Wingspan of a 747 is 0.5620 times that amount.(a.k.a. Boeing 747, a.k.a. Jumbo Jet, a.k.a. Queen of the Skies) (for Boeing 747-8 series)
The wingspan of a Boeing 747-8 is 68.5 m. Fully loaded, the 747 can travel 8,290,000 meters before refueling.
It's about half as tall as The Golden Gate Bridge
In other words, 121.60 meters is 0.5360 times the height of The Golden Gate Bridge, and the height of The Golden Gate Bridge is 1.870 times that amount.(San Francisco, California and Marin County, California) (height above water)
The height of each tower of Golden Gate Bridge is 227 m above the surface of the San Francisco Bay. One of the key designers of the bridge, Charles Ellis, had no engineering degree when he began working on the project, but would later go on to write what became a standard textbook on structural engineering, and would ultimately be forced to complete his calculations on the bridge by working without pay for five months.
It's about two times as tall as The Cinderella Castle
In other words, 121.60 meters is 2.110 times the height of The Cinderella Castle, and the height of The Cinderella Castle is 0.4740 times that amount.(Fantasyland, Magic Kingdom, Walt Disney World, Lake Buena Vista and Bay Lake, Florida)
Walt Disney World's Cinderella Castle is 57.6 m 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 two times as tall as The Leaning Tower of Pisa
In other words, 121.60 meters is 2.160 times the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa, and the height of The Leaning Tower of Pisa is 0.4630 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 56.4 m 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 two times as tall as The Mahabodhi Temple
In other words, 121.60 meters is 2.20 times the height of The Mahabodhi Temple, and the height of The Mahabodhi Temple is 0.450 times that amount.(a.k.a. Great Awakening Temple, a.k.a. Maha Bodhi Temple, a.k.a. Temple of Bodh Gaya, a.k.a. Mahabodhi Mahavihar) (Bodh Gaya, Gaya District, Bihar, India)
The tower of the Mahabodhi Temple measures 55 m in total height. The site has been of sacred interest for more than 2,000 years, with the current Temple dating back at least 1,400 years.
It's about two-and-a-half times as tall as Nelson's Column
In other words, 121.60 meters is 2.3550 times the height of Nelson's Column, and the height of Nelson's Column is 0.42460 times that amount.(London, England, United Kingdom) (from pedestal first step to tip of statue's hat)
Nelson's Column measures 51.64 m 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 two-fifths as long as The QE2
In other words, 121.60 meters is 0.4140 times the length of The QE2, and the length of The QE2 is 2.420 times that amount.(a.k.a. RMS Queen Elizabeth 2)
The QE2 has a total length of 294 m. During its voyaging lifetime from 1969 through 2008, it travelled more than 9,600,000,000 meters, the furthest cumulative distance by any ship in modern history.