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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,...

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...
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Elusive “Turtle Island” Rising from the Waters of the Muodaoxi River

Every year around the months of spring, thousands of Chinese tourists flock to the The Gorges Reservoir to see an elusive "turtle island" rising...

Maho Beach – Take a blast to the face by a...

On Maho Beach, on the Caribbean island of Saint Martin, there is more to do than just sunbathe and swim. The beach is located right...

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...

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...

The A-bomb Museum open for just 12 hours a year

It’s a rather unusual museum. All it has on display is a few pebbles of glass, a chunk of concrete about the size of a...

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...

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 cats that live on the water in Amsterdam

It’s not unusual to see houseboats on Amsterdam’s many canals. The city is famous for them after all, and living on a houseboat is...