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  • Editorial: Around Southeast Asia - Hello our dear followers! This time we decided to talk with you not about abandoned buildings itself but about our impressions. On the 5th of June we finished the longest journey of our lives. On the 27th of January we arrived in Bangkok, Thailand, and from there it all started. … Read More
  • Abandoned SEA: Top Guide - There are so many places to visit in Southeast Asia - buddhist temples, palaces, old towns, mountains, waterfals. Maybe about some of them you already dream for a long time, some others you will meet during your journey accidentally. But we advise you to go out from the trodden path and … Read More
  • Barracks on Edge of Earth - Here I'm standing in Vladivostok, the city of my dreams. The cold wind beats me in the face, so far unaccustomed to me after the hot Asia. In the city itself there is absolutely nothing to see at the beginning of June, so I immediately start to type in the … Read More
  • Pyramid of Tirana - A pyramid in the center of Tirana? It must have been the mania of greatness of some communist dictator ... Position The pyramid is located right in the center of the city, just 500 meters from the Bunk 'Art and one kilometer from the National Historical Museum. You can access … Read More
  • Waiting for Siege - Defend yourself from whom sir? We leave room for those who want to enter. The only ones we have to fear are ourselves ... Position The battery of abandoned bunkers is located in Durrës, Albania. On the road that leads from the center to the Golem, you will find them … Read More
  • Homeless Prison - An open-door prison, which unites squatters, homeless people and drug dealers under one roof. Position Located in the district of Durrës, not far from the train and bus station, the abandoned prison has always had the purpose of impressing travelers who arrived for the first time at this point in … Read More
  • Sorgo-Natali - Dubrovnik, penultimate destination before my return home. Never has it been so hard to reach a place, never so hard. But fortunately mine, just a moment before I started looking for a place where I could place myself with the tent, this magnificent abandoned dwelling appears as if by magic … Read More
  • Wonders in Seoul - Hop-in, hop-off and after beautiful Malaysia I arrive for several days in South Korea. “Everything is so expensive!” I cry everyday. This extreme expensiveness of everything is as well the reason why there are almost no abandoned buildings in this country. But at least one amusement park we have found … Read More
  • Malacca and Chinese Heritage - Nowadays the influence of China is felt in any part of the world. From the most remote African village to the great European and American cities. Even more so in Malaysia where there are some cities declared world heritage sites by UNESCO. Here once to lead were the various Chinese … Read More
  • Capitol Theater - It was midnight when we were returning to our hotel after the cinema. It was Seruan Setan, the Indonesian movie that we watched and didn’t get any joy from it. But then suddenly on our way back home we see another cinema...and we understand that here for sure we will … Read More
  • Georgetown and Chinese Exile - Here we are in Georgetown, our first city in Malaysia. We have no expectations, we know almost nothing about this city. But then when we walk around town we see many wonders - old abandoned houses one by one. Position Abandoned Chinese school Shi Chung is located in Georgetown, Penang. … Read More
  • Amusement Myanmar - Among all abandoned places there is one type that we love most of all - amusement parks! Here we can be ourselves - two small kids who enjoy every second of their lives. Our doze of amusement we found in the ex-capital of Myanmar - Yangon. Position Abandoned amusement park … Read More
  • One With Buddha - Have you ever thought one day to be one with the Buddha? We're not talking about getting any kind of lighting or Nirvana, rather about venturing into the bowels of his body. Position Today Stalker is located 20 km south of Moulmein, in the Mon region, Burma. The reclining Buddha … Read More
  • Owl’s House - Suddenly I saw majestic barn owl of other times; leaping and shaking his wings he hovered in the air, pointing in the opposite direction to mine. Position Today Stalker is located in Thaton, Burma. The abandoned building is positioned next to the KBZ bank, a hundred yards from the Shwe … Read More
  • Matters of Religion - We arrive in Taungoo at 3am, we are tired and broken when we start to search a place to set the tent. Suddenly through the darkness we see some monks passing by. We hope they can let us sleep in the temple but instead they take us to the hotel. … Read More
  • Custodians of Burmese Imaginary - A simple wooden and bamboo house has been our haven for the night. When we wake up here is the surprise .. Position The abandoned cottage is on the road from Hpa-An to Thaton. Just ten kilometers outside the city you will find it on the left, near two abandoned … Read More
  • Yangon Circle Line - We take touristic train around Yangon for three hours that is supposed to introduce to us the life of simple Myanmar people. Instead we mistook the train and find these abandoned trains, only waiting that someone will come and explore them... Position Abandoned trains are located in a working train … Read More
  • Surfing in Galaxy - While we were searching the way to cross the tropical island of Koh Chang from one side to another, we come across this huge abandoned wreck. We do not miss the opportunity to take a ride inside the ship! Position The abandoned hotel-ship Galaxy is located in the extreme south … Read More
  • Mekong Watchtower - Step by step I climb the rusty stairs without any protection, hoping to reach the top as soon as possible. Position The observation tower is located at the beginning of Kituna Bridge, on the opposite side of the city of Kampong Cham, Cambodia. You can reach the top of the … Read More
  • Ghost Bokor Town - Cambodia, National Park Bokor, top of the Mountain. I choke in the middle of the cold warmth of fog. I feel observed. Everywhere there are eyes, hiding behind the Rocky Mountain and awaiting... Position The remains of the French ghost town are located on the top of Bokor National Park. … Read More
  • Black Palace - Immersed in the Cambodia forest, I found myself exploring the remains of the ancient residence of King Sihanouk. Position The ancient ruins are located in the Bokor National Park in Cambodia, not far from the giant Buddha statue. Ascending from the bottom to the top of the mountain, you will … Read More
  • Villa Thomas - We were heading to Kampot by bus when on our way we saw something that looked abandoned, and without hesitation we ask our driver to drop us close to it, right next to the sea. Position We opened out later that the town where we stopped was Kep, famous for … Read More
  • Tiki Guesthouse - While searching a place to sleep in the town with funny name Kampot (funny as in Russian language it’s name of a drink from fruits), we bumped into this abandoned guest house and laugh happily as it was exactly the place we were searching for! Position The Tiki Guesthouse is … Read More
  • Cu Chi, Restaurant of Vietcong - They only ate tapioca roots dipped in a bowl where they were minced and mixed with nuts, sugar and salt. This they eat every day until the point where they decided to open a restaurant near the iron triangle. Position The abandoned place is only half a kilometer away from … Read More
  • Donald Duck, Tom and Gerry Gang - The end of one story and the beginning of another one. Position The former bar is located in Hoi An, Vietnam, near the Mina Le Villa hostel (the cheapest place to stay in this city). As soon as you cross the wooden bridge to reach the hostel you will find … Read More
  • Closet of Wonders - The cloak, the flag and even the monk's robe ... all inside the closet of wonders! Position Our little magical place is only a few kilometers from Hue, in the suburbs that lead to the highway 1A - AH1. I managed to get in thanks to the help of an … Read More
  • Hue’s Water Park - It was 5am when the bus dropped me out somewhere outside Hue, an ancient city in Vietnam. It dropped me far from the city center but near the place which I wanted to visit. Today Stalker welcomes you to visit one of the most famous abandoned places in the world … Read More
  • Ruins from Vietnam - In the middle of the forest of Vietnam this small blue wreck comes out, without a soul and with only one plant to hold its walls. Position We are in the north of Vietnam, precisely in the province of Quang Bing, a few kilometers from the town of Phong Nha. … Read More
  • Any Ghosts here? - Everyone in Hanoi, Vietnam knows this “Ghost House”, and everyone is afraid to visit it due to its name… But not Stalker, who doesn’t believe in any ghosts and whose curiosity is much bigger than any fairy tales. Here we are, starting to explore abandoned sites of our new country … Read More
  • Forest Temple - Suffering originates in the mind; The cessation of suffering originates in the mind. Position The temple is located a few kilometers from the cave of Tham Cham in Vang Vieng, Laos. What you need to do is essentially go against the current. With this I mean: do not follow the … Read More
  • Cottage Fields - Abandoned cottages that emerge like moles from the ground, without life and without a future. Position Hello everyone, today Stalker is located in Laos, to be precise in Van Vieng (called by many the second Pai for nightlife and fun that offers to young and old people, very similar to … Read More
  • Lao National Museum - Do you hate museums as much as I do? Going around, reading all that stuff about the history?.. Brrr... I prefer much more to talk with locals and know what do they know and what do they think about things that happened to their country. But today we will visit … Read More
  • ศาลา, Shelter on the Road - On the road to Pai, after eaten a little bit more than we needed in a restaurant a few kilometers from Chiang Mai, inevitably and without warning we feel the immediate need to ask our driver to leave us on the roadside. Position The travelers shelter is on the road … Read More
  • Let’s Meditate! - A few days before facing the difficult task of Vipassana meditation in the mountains in the north of Thailand, we come across a government building used as a meditation center. Position The government building is located a few steps from the entrance to the abandoned female prison in Chiang Mai. … Read More
  • Around Thailand by Train - A few hundred kilometers from the capital of Thailand, under the scorching sun of noon, the steel expands and our heads shrink as small tsantsa. Position The abandoned wagons are not far from the main station of Nakhon Ratchasima. Entering is not at all difficult as everything is opened and … Read More
  • Female’s Prison - Maybe you have heard how much strict are Russian prisons, maybe you have seen pictures of luxury Norwegian prisons? But how they are Thai prisons? Let’s have a look! Position The abandoned prison is located right in the center of Chiang Mai, the second biggest city in Thailand, not far … Read More
  • Bangkok Goldfish - When we arrived in Bangkok, we were like two fish pulled out of the water. After Siberia everything was different - heat, smells, colors, noises. But at least now it became much easier to visit abandoned places, the hands do not freeze after taking pictures and the feet do not … Read More
  • Let’s Fly to Irkutsk? - Visiting abandoned places in -30 probably is not the best idea? But this is our first time in Siberia, and who knows when will be the second time? Today, Stalker visits the abandoned buildings of the aviation school in Irkutsk - join us! Let us introduce the place firstly: in … Read More
  • Siberian Cold Wave - We move on .... and now the wind of the salty black sea brings us to the immobile calm lake Baikal, the deepest lake in the world. A thick crust of ice allows us to move around this huge lake without any fear. We cross the Baikal from shore to … Read More
  • Club Galaktika - And the waves of the sea brought us into the abyss of a new abandoned galaxy. Position The abandoned disco is located in the seaside resort of Foros, in Crimea. Just before you go down the stairs that will lead you to the sea, on your left you will find … Read More
  • Abode of Foscolo - In a small village of 600 inhabitants, on a hill surrounded by cypress trees, stands the home of Foscolo, in memory of the probable stay of the poet and writer Ugo Foscolo. Position The villa was born on a hill in the countryside of the province of Padua. Getting there … Read More
  • Villa of Frescoes - They move swinging from one beam to another, from one wall to another wall, gracefully jumping and giving off light every time they fly. Position This beautiful villa overlooks the road, not far from the station of a small town on the slopes of the Euganean Hills. History We have … Read More
  • Paranormal Island – Poveglia - Ne fodias life functi contagio requescunt MDCCXCIII. Position Poveglia is an island in the Venetian Lagoon situated in the south, facing Malamocco along the Orfano Canal, which connects Malamocco's port with Venice. To reach it you must be equipped with a boat. In fact, only from the Lido of Venice … Read More
  • Petrol Storage “Braghetta” - What's the petrol like? - Horrible, I do not recommend to drink it! Position The Esso warehouse is located along the route that leads from Battaglia Terme to Padua. From the road, the plant can not be seen, half hidden by a hedge that has now grown out of all … Read More
  • How much abandoned is Helsinki? - When I was coming for my first time in Finland the first question was (as always), is there something of abandoned? Everyone was laughing! In Finland? In the country where land costs so much?! No way! But of course Stalker has found some and is ready to share it with … Read More
  • Villa Mocenigo – Mainardi - One of the most luxurious and important villas of Abano, host of various famous personalities such as the playwright and writer Carlo Goldoni, the poet, philosopher and writer Giacomo Leopardi and the writer, adventurer and poet Giacomo Casanova. Position The eighteenth century  Moceningo - Mainardi villa is located on the … Read More
  • Trip to Space - "We are ready to leave, Mr. President, we turn on the engines?" The operators ask the president. "Light up" Todor Zivkov replies coldly. Countdown: 10, 9, 8, 7 ... ..2, 1 ... .partence! And so it was that the spacecraft Buzludzha took flight for the deepest space. Position The Buzludhza … Read More
  • Battery Jail - I will remember Estonia for its abandoned prisons. This time we will talk about half-abandoned prison, located in the center of Tallinn. It was late evening when I finally reached Tallinn after visiting an abandoned underwater prison 60 km from the city. It was dark, but I still decided to see this … Read More
  • Stone Giants - The giants' voices leaped in the air to a height that none of us had ever dreamed of. They ran down the hill, cheerful, to the rhythm of Dimitri Shostakovich's symphony № 7. Until the center of Varna they runs through stories and moments that some have never forgotten. Position … Read More
  • Underwater Prison - Probably you have never been in the prison (and "thanks God", will you say ...)? Actually, I had such a strange dream and it was realized even twice during my travel around Estonia. -Come to Tallinn and I will show you a Soviet abandoned prison near the city. This was … Read More
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