Today’s situation is not a determinant of how tomorrow will look like. These before and after photos of these cities are truly inspiring. No one will believe that these countries will be where they are today.
Sydney, Australia in 1930 and now.
Paris, France in 1900 and now.
Shanghai, China in 1990 and now.
Hong Kong in 1920 and in 2000.
Toronto, Canada in 1930 and now.
Athens, Greece in 1860 and now.
Singapore in 1990 and in 2014.
Shenzen, China in 1980 and now.
Long Beach, USA in 1953 and in 2009.
Warsaw in 1945 and now.
Panama City, Republic of Panama in 1930s and now.
London, UK in the end of 19th century and now.
Beijing, China in 1950s and now.
Seoul, South Korea in 1961 and now.
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates in 1975 and now.
Fortaleza, Brazil in 1970 and now.
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