There is no doubt that the speed in which the world changes is incredible. But on the other hand, it’s not a surprising thing anymore because everything is changing all the time. Check out the most amazing and popular city skylines of the world then and now! Can you find the difference between the photos? Let’s travel around the world together and explore its fascinating changes!
These 20 city skylines from around the world show the drastic changes and development, from past to present.You will soon realize that Dubai, for example, has grown from a desert into a city in just 20 years, becoming the most populated city in the United Arab Emirates. Let’s start the virtual journey!
New York City, USA. 1870 vs today.
New York City has always been a big, cosmopolitan city which never sleeps.
Shanghai, China. 1990 vs 2010.
What a difference! You can see skyscrapers everywhere…
Long Beach California, USA. 1953 vs 2009.
Eiffel Tower, Paris. 1900s vs today.
Paris is also a modern city, despite the fact that we can’t see many skyscrapers.
Panama City, Panama. 1930s vs Present day.
Shenzen, China. 1980 vs 2011.
London, England. 1900 vs Present Day.
London has gone through many changes and development from the 1900s.