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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 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...

Saddam Hussain’s Abandoned Palaces

Absolute power can be a terrifying prospect in any society. With out the necessary checks and balances that modern democracy brings, having just one...

The Abandoned Hotel del Salto in Tequendama Falls, Colombia

It is easy to see why people once flocked here, the landscape is truly beautiful. The position of the hotel to enjoy the vista...

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....

Vogelsang – Where the Soviets Kept the Missiles to Nuke the...

Hidden away in the Brandenburg forest north of Berlin is an abandoned complex with a sinister history, rooted in the soviet past, in fact...

The Scuola Gladiatori Roma – World’s Only Traditional Gladiator School

The Scuola Gladiatori Roma is the only traditional gladiator school in the world. It is not set up as tourist attraction, but as a...

The Honecker Nuclear Bunker in Berlin

Thankfully, the ever present threat of WW3 with the prospect of the obliteration of mankind via the atomic bomb are behind us now. However,...

Kyshtym – The Nuclear Disaster Both the Soviets & the U.S...

On September 29, 1957, an explosion in a steel storage tank containing liquid nuclear waste led to the release of a massive 2 MCi...

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...