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Dubai Before and After

Dubai Before and After

We've probably all heard or seen the stories about Dubai's penchant for architecture and waterfront developments like the Palm Islands or the World Islands, but not until you see before and after pictures do you truly appreciate their level of commitment to building big. And quickly. Pictured above is Dubai in 1990. 

The same street in 2003:

The same street last year:

For more extraordinary images of Dubai, visit this page at Essential Architecture.

 

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