French daredevil Alain Robert

Alain Robert, a French daredevil who has scaled some of the world's tallest buildings, conquered Cuba's famous Habana Libre

hotel on Feb. 4 without ropes or a safety net — climbing to the top in

about half an hour as hundreds of awed onlookers gasped and cheered from

the streets below.

Alain Robert known as "Spiderman," looks over the edge from the roof of the Habana Libre hotel in Havana, Cuba, Friday, Feb. 1, 2013. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)
Alain Robert
Alain Robert known as "Spiderman," looks over the edge from the roof of the Habana Libre hotel in Havana, Cuba, Friday, Feb. 1, 2013. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)
Alain Robert
Alain Robert
People look out of their windows as French urban climber Alain Robert, known as 'Spiderman', climbs up the 231 meter high (758 feet) First Tower, the tallest skyscraper in France, in the La Defense business district in Courbevoie, outside Paris, Thursday, May 10, 2012. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
People look out of their windows as French urban climber Alain Robert, known as 'Spiderman', climbs up the 231 meter high (758 feet) First Tower, the tallest skyscraper in France, in the La Defense business district in Courbevoie, outside Paris, Thursday, May 10, 2012. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
People look out of their windows as French urban climber Alain Robert, known as 'Spiderman', climbs up the 231 meter high (758 feet) First Tower, the tallest skyscraper in France, in the La Defense business district in Courbevoie, outside Paris, Thursday, May 10, 2012. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
Alain Robert
Alain Robert
Alain Robert
Alain Robert
Alain Robert
Alain Robert
Alain Robert
Alain Robert
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