Travel Times from London to Rest of the World

The following is a fascinating map showing the travel times from London to the rest of the world in 1881 produced by the Royal Geographical Society. In those days London was the center of the universe. Even in those days all of Europe was reachable within 10 days. The travel time from London to the east and midwest of the US took 10 to 20 days.

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Source: Royal Geographical Society via Reddit

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