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Using public transportation is a necessary means to get to work, to a date, or home. But it is also much more than just getting from A to B. Even though a subway ride is sort of an “in-between” of what happens in our lives, it give us at best room to think, read, or connect with a city. It might help us to form deeper connections with the people living, working, and commuting in a city and to start thinking about the lives they lead and the dreams they might have.
Here are 8 subway systems from around the world worth exploring.