23 Incredible Pictures Of The World Over 100 Years Ago

Take a journey around the world to see what life was like over 100 years ago!

Santa Monica, California β€” 1901

Cairo, Egypt β€” 1910

Paris, France β€” 1902

Tokyo, Japan β€” 1880

Berlin, Germany β€” circa 1910

Jakarta, Indonesia β€” 1885

Mumbai, India β€” circa 1890–1910

Beijing, China β€” 1910

London, England β€” circa 1893

Baghdad, Iraq β€” circa 1909

St. Petersburg, Russia β€” 1905

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania β€” 1910

New York City β€” circa 1900

Shanghai, China β€” circa 1900

Istanbul, Turkey β€” between 1890 and 1900


Saigon, Vietnam β€” 1912

Tokyo, Japan β€” circa 1880

Karachi, Pakistan β€” circa 1890

Mexico City, Mexico β€” circa 1905

Johannesburg, South Africa β€” circa 1900

Moscow, Russia β€” 1914

Tehran, Iran β€” circa 1910

This photo essay is part of a series of stories about travel.