“Tokyo Compression”: These Images Of Japanese Commuters Are Not For The Claustrophobic

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Michael Wolf’s series of photographs entitled ‘Tokyo Compression’ shows the everyday rush-hour commute of the poor souls who have to endure Tokyo’s packed subway cars. What’s most interesting is how well they tolerate the less-than appealing situation with no aggression and in total silence. Continue reading »

Ukrainian Metro Workers Surprise Women Commuters With Flowers

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Photo by Sergey Dolzhenko/EPA

Female metro passengers hold flowers presented to them by metro workers, prior to International Women’s Day in Kiev, Ukraine, 02 March 2016. The hustle and bustle of the morning commute is broken up by an unexpected surprise. The first passengers to step on the train receive – a warm welcome and a pot of flowers. Continue reading »

Monday Commuters Delighted by London Bridge’s Transformation into Rainbow Brick Road

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Commuters in London were treated to a delightfully colorful surprise this morning when the London Bridge was turned into a rainbow pathway stretching 300 meters across the Thames River. (Photo by Spark Your City) Continue reading »

Some Commuters Have a Really Tough Life

These photos show cities from around the world where commuting is not a simple or easy task.

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Thousands of people commute to work in Bangladesh by boat. Here, residents of Dhaka take out their umbrellas.
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