Singapore Before And After
Singapore, The Republic of Singapore – 2000 vs Now.
Tallest Building Now = Tanjong Pagar Centre
Height = 290m
Singapore is an island city-state off southern Malaysia, is a global financial center with a tropical climate and multicultural population. Its colonial core centers on the Padang, a cricket field since the 1830s and now flanked by grand buildings such as City Hall, with its 18 Corinthian columns. In Singapore’s circa-1820 Chinatown stands the red-and-gold Buddha Tooth Relic Temple, said to house one of Buddha’s teeth.
Tokyo Before And After
Tokyo, Japan – 1945 vs Now.
Tallest Building Now = Toranomon Hills
Height = 256m
Tokyo is Japan’s busy capital, mixes the ultramodern and the traditional, from neon-lit skyscrapers to historic temples. The opulent Meiji Shinto Shrine is known for its towering gate and surrounding woods. The Imperial Palace sits amid large public gardens. The city’s many museums offer exhibits ranging from classical art (in the Tokyo National Museum) to a reconstructed kabuki theater (in the Edo-Tokyo Museum).
If you see Tokyo photo from Skylines Then And Now photos above, you must be astonished to see how an empty large ground is now hosting the hundreds of tallest skyscrapers.