Same view from the QQ map in 2014:
How sterile Shanghai has become
Posts from This Journal “then and now” Tag
I am now staying in Lucca that has its city wall still preserved. This wall compares to the extinct wall around Shanghai in many respects: - same…
Around 1930: 2018: The Great China Hotel (大中华饭店) has survived; everything else is different.
When I tried to map one of the few existing photos of the Watchtower 警钟楼 at the Little East Gate 小南门, I could not make it feel right. Then I flipped…