DubaiHeritage + HistoryTravel Photos 17+ Dubai before and after pictures show how the city develope after 60 years ago By Thien Truc Huynh - March 31, 2016 After just 60 years, Dubai has rapid change, from a city with few small buildings and sparse population in the 1950s-1960s to the most luxurious and expensive city of the world. 10+ stunning photos show the giant size & impressive scale of Dubai from above 10+ magical Dubai pictures at night show the city in science fiction film Explore Fujian Tulou — Inside of “inviolable” tulous of China The story of the chimneys on the rooftops of Paris Incredible: This hotel in Dubai have a the Middle East’s rainforest inside Dubai city center in the 1950s-1960s. Since the city’s formal establishment in 1833, Dubai’s population was mere 800 people, most of whom are fishermen. So far, the appearance of Dubai city has changed significantly, making it known as “the City of Future” with many skycrapers. 60 years ago, the means of transportation was mainly camel. Nowadays, Dubai has the most modern system of roads in the world. It is also home of luxury supercars. Buildings with simple architecture 60 years ago. Today, Dubai is a dynamic city with urban areas having most luxurious, highest and biggest architectural buildings in the world. Dubai airport in the old days… And nowadays. The view of the whole city from above. And now, the skycrapers can shoot through the clouds. The beach with some simple buildings. And right now, adjacent high hotels are still being built along the beach. A corner of the bay in the city, there were mostly simple wooden boats. And today, a scene from a science fiction movie. Dubai Clocktower somehow seemed lonely with few ‘building friends’. The Clocktower has many friends now. See more photos of how Dubai has changed: 1 of 14 Related articles10+ stunning photos show the giant size & impressive scale of Dubai from above10+ magical Dubai pictures at night show the city in science fiction filmIncredible: This hotel in Dubai have a the Middle East’s rainforest inside5 reasons why you should visit DubaiMy trip to Dubai — The memorable experiences in the mysterious city of Middle EastMy trip to Dubai blog — The bustling and mystical city of the Orient15+ interesting photos revealed then and now of ParisA journey to the ancient sites: Volubilis & Moulay Idriss Zerhoun of Morocco RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Cambodia Siem Reap itinerary 4 days — What to do in Siem Reap in 4 days? Cambodia Visit Banteay Chhmar Temple — The mysterious temple is more ancient than Angkor Wat in Cambodia Architecture Paris travel blog — Visiting Paris to hear the most famous bridges in Paris tell stories City Guides Explore 5 things to do in Shirakawa-go — One of the most beautiful Japanese traditional village hidden behind the mountain City Guides Ayutthaya temples — Top 7 most famous & beautiful temples in Ayutthaya Backpacking Trips Mustang blog — A land of ancient cultures & stunning scenery of Nepal City Guides Ponte dei Sospiri Venezia — The Bridge of Sighs and the escape of the ‘king of the girls’ in Venice China Explore Fujian Tulou — Inside of “inviolable” tulous of China City Guides Exploring top 7 most beautiful towns in Germany you should visit at least once in your lifetime LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Please enter your name here You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.