“Then And Now” Pics of Cities showing How Far We’ve Come

5. Time has actually paused in Calle La Merced-Puente Bolognesi, Peru.

Then (1916)

Now (2016)

6. The entire town of Hammerfest, in Norway, was burned to the ground in 1945 during the German retreat. The town has been resettled and modernized.

Then (1889)

Now (2004)

7. Transformation of Osnabrück Central Station in Germany chronicles the change in people’s lifestyle. More people have now switched to bicycles for the sake of the environment and their own physical fitness.

Then (1965)

Now (2015)

8. Esplanade des Invalides in Paris, France, looks quite similar in both pictures.

Then (1900)

Now (2017)