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How the World's Most Iconic Cities Have Changed Over Time

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From very small and humble beginnings, these cities have grown to become the biggest on earth. You will hardly believe some of the incredible transformations they have undergone.

Here are the world's most iconic cities and how they have changed over time.

Shanghai

1

Shanghai in 1990

2

Shanghai in 2010

Jakarta

3

Jakarta, Indonesia in 1960.

4

Jakarta, Indonesia in 2010.

Dubai

5

Dubai, United Arab Emirates in 1991.

6

Dubai, United Arab Emirates in 2012.

Hong Kong

7

Hong Kong, China in 1928.

8

Hong Kong, China in 2014.

Paris

9

Paris, France in 1900.

10

Paris, France in 2014.

Toronto

11

Toronto, Canada in 1930.

12

Toronto, Canada in 2013.

Melbourne

13

Melbourne, Australia in 1920.

14

Melbourne, Australia in 2011.

Kuala Lumpur

15

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in 1992.

16

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in 2014.

New York

17

New York, United States in 1876.

18

New York, United States in 1952.

19

New York, United States in 1988.

20

New York, United States in 2013.

Los Angeles

21

Los Angeles, USA in 1970.

22

Los Angeles, USA in 2014.

Long Beach

23

Long Beach, USA in 1953.

24

Long Beach, USA in 2009.

Bangkok

25

Bangkok, Thailand in 2007.

26

Bangkok, Thailand in 2014.

Seoul

27

Seoul, South Korea in 1961.

28

Seoul, South Korea in 2013.

Singapore

29

Singapore in 1996.

30

Singapore in 2011.

Tokyo

31

Tokyo, Japan in 1945.

32

Tokyo, Japan in 2011.

Athens

33

Athens, Greece in 1860.

34

Athens, Greece in 2014.

Shenzhen

35

Shenzhen, China in 1982.

3610

Shenzhen, China in 2014.