Chinese on the Train: photojournalism that documents all walks of life
Since the beginning of this century, China’s railway system has been dramatically improved. Train speed, onboard facilities and services have seen great advances. A growing number of the burgeoning middle class wave goodbye to the old style and embrace high-speed and maglev trains, which, by lightening the load, makes even the cheapest service way more tolerable than before. Still, China’s trains are characterized by a kaleidoscope of Chinese passengers.
Young lovebirds cuddling together is an unsightly scene for the old granny.