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14 amazing cities that have changed beyond all recognition

Change seems to be the only constant thing in this world, and there is no denying of the fact the world is changing very fast in all aspects. With modern architectural development, most of the countries are constructing modern buildings, roads and other infrastructures for giving a face lift to their cities. The process is continuing since long and has attained such a fast pace that some cities have drastically changed within just two decades. On this page, Apexpics highlighted the dynamism of 14 astounding cities posting their earlier and present photos. Visit it to have a look yourself. (h/t: brightside)

1. Paris, France — 2014 and 1900 
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Photos Credit: © bc.edu, © Aurélien Le Roch
2. Seoul, South Korea — 2013 and 1961
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Photos Credit: © qsl.net, bomanta
3. Dubai, UAE — 2012 and 1991  
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Photos Credit: © Tony Wasserman
4. Hong Kong, China —  2014 and 1928 
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Photos Credit: samcpherson, finedininglovers
5. Shanghai, China — 2010 and 1990
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Photos Credit: brsbrokers
6. Toronto, Canada —  2013 and 1930 
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Photos Credit: © torontopubliclibrary, © farzinphoto
7. Melbourne, Australia — 1920 and 2011
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Photos Credit: alexaplanningblog, © floodslicer
8. Fortaleza, Brazil — 1975 and 2011
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Photos Credit: © pricetags, blogspot
9. Los Angeles, California — 1970 and 2014
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Photos Credit:  Michael McBroom, fundourcommunity
10. Long Beach, California — 1953 and 2009
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Photos Credit: Jeff Gritchen
11. Singapore — 1996 and 2011
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Photos Credit: panoramio, © Chensiyuan
12. Jakarta, Indonesia — 1960 and 2010
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Photos Credit:  Jeffry Surianto
13. Athens, Greece — 1860 and 2014
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Photos Credit: skyscrapercity, heelsandthesoul
14. Tokyo, Japan — 1945 and 2011
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Photos Credit: doseng