When most people travel, they think of travelling in space. Whether it’s hiking through a national park or learning about a distant culture, it’s usually about the destination. This time, I decided to travel in time. Here are some scenes from China as they looked over the past hundred years. The old pictures were pulled from various books and websites. I then re-took each of them, matching the angle and focal length as closely as possible.<br><br>Featured on <a href="http://tv.cctv.com/2016/04/16/VIDE7Uh6SOTo2aX0fAzIEuuh160416.shtml">央視</a> | <a href="http://www.wired.com/2016/04/dheera-venkatraman-time-traveling-in-china/">Wired</a> | <a href="https://weather.com/travel/news/china-now-and-then-venkatraman">Weather Channel</a> | <a href="http://www.jiemian.com/article/608315.html">界面</a> | <a href="http://petapixel.com/2016/04/09/reshot-old-photos-see-china-changed-100-years/">PetaPixel</a> | <a href="http://www.businessinsider.com/chinas-drastic-changes-in-urbanization-2016-5">Business Insider</a> | <a href="http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/981580.shtml">Global Times</a> | <a href="http://photo.popart.hk/newweb/archives/41658">攝影日報</a> | <a href="http://www.thepaper.cn/newsDetail_forward_1465590">澎湃新闻</a>
Time Traveling in China
A 400-km bicycle journey along the Lashio Road in Myanmar, long the centre of government of the Shan states, later taken over by British colonism, and now serving as one of the few road links between India and China.
The Lashio Road
600 km by bicycle from Chaozhou to Fuzhou, China. Southeast Asia's Chinese diaspora traces its roots almost entirely to this small stretch of coast.
Chaozhou to Fuzhou
1600-km bicycle journey along the longest artificial river ever built in human history, linking Beijing and Hangzhou, with over 2500 years of history.
Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal
In 2007 I traversed the various lines that the Orient Express once connected, using modern trains that use the same routes.
Legacy of the Orient Express
The islands of St. Pierre and Miquelon, located 20 kilometres off the coast of Newfoundland, Canada, are the sole remnants of France's once-vast empire in North America.
France's Last Vestige in North America
Landscapes from the "new world" settled by Northern European explorers along the Atlantic Coast, including the regions of New England, New France, Nova Scotia ("New Scotland"), and Newfoundland.
The New World