City Transformations: How do Cities Change from Past to Present

Transforming a city into a modern metropolis takes much more than just having a good city planner around. It’s more about having a strong economy and a proud people working day and night to make the city grow. We have compiled what we see as the top 40 city transformations in the world! You would be surprised how small some of them started.

Dubai 2000


Source: Irving

Dubai has been a fast-growing city since the year 2000. It is part of the United Arab Emirates, the size of a city, the sovereignty of a country, and the wealth of a nation makes this one of the fastest growing places in the world. This is how it looked in the year 2000, you would not believe what it looks like today.

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