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Inside The World’s Tallest Slum

Construction began over two decades ago in the early 90s, however was never fully completed. After the developer died in 1994, the project came...

Secret Underwater Billiard Room Beneath an English Lake

Witley Park is an intriguing abandoned place in the middle of the English countryside. Many of the photographs you see here are of a hidden...

The Ryugyong Hotel – North Korea’s 105 storey Failure

The Ryugyong Hotel, (designed by Baikdoosan Architects & Engineers) first began construction back in 1987. With a completion date of 1989, it was intended...

Karosta Prison Hotel Where Guests are Treated as Inmates

Karosta Prison in Latvia was a brutal military prison turned death camp throughout parts of the 20th Century. This is a story about Karosta Prison...

The Bubble Gum Pink Lake Hillier in Australia

Lake Hillier within Australia's Recherche Archipelago is a magnificent looking destination. The distinctive like bubble-gum pink of its waters draws photographers from all over the...

Abandoned – The ‘Desertron’ Super Collider, Texas

In the 1980s the Department of Energy began designing what would have been the largest and most energetic particle accelerator in the world. America's Superconducting...

The Man with the World’s Largest Unopened Beer Bottle Collection.

Leif Sonne likes beer bottles. The engineer from a small town called Svendborg in Denmark has been collecting unopened bottles of beer since 1968....

Prora – The Nazi Vacation Complex Devised for Hitler’s People

Adolf Hitler was a monster; that much is clear. However, as leader of the Third Reich he did believe that his subjects were deserving...

Former Monk Spends Over 50 Years Building a Cathedral from Junk

Justo Gallego Martinez, an 89-year-old farmer and former monk from Spain, has spent over 50 years of his life single-handedly building a large cathedral in...

Abandoned – The 1984 Winter Olympic Village

Unfortunately there are no shortage of Olympic villages around the world, where after the glory of the event they are left to quietly rot...