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  • Abkhazia: one shot and go - Here are several shots of abandoned places that I managed to capture on my journey through the beautiful Abkhazian land. No footprints, no history. Read More
  • Abkhazia Diary: abandoned train stations - Here is a roundup of different, but not less important, pictures of abandoned train stations scattered a little bit everywhere in Abkhazia.   Read More
  • Tkvarcheli thermoelectric plant - On the way back to the sea, I decide to stop for a couple of hours at the Tkvarcheli thermoelectric plant.  Position  The thermoelectric plant is on the right of the road coming from Ochamchire, just before passing the bridge that leads to Tkvarcheli.  Guarding the plant, despite being abandoned,… Read More
  • The ghost town of Akarmara - Finally, after hundreds of abandoned places, I managed to reach my final destination: Akarmara.  Position The abandoned city is located right in Akarmara, about thirty minutes away by car from Tkvarcheli, in the mountains of Abkhazia.  History Akarmara was once a lively mining town built for coal mining by German… Read More
  • The ghost town of Ochamchira - In search of the abandoned Ferris wheel in Ochamchira, I stop the night for an exploratory tour of the city the next day.  Position  The abandoned places that I will go to describe are scattered a little 'everywhere for the city of Ochamchira, located in the East of Abkhazia.  Description… Read More
  • The hidden side of Sokhumi - After the train station, it was as if I had entered in a snowball: one after the other the abandoned places appeared from the ground like mushrooms. Position The abandoned places that I will describe below are scattered in different areas throughout Sokhumi.  The entry for each of them is… Read More
  • The pivot point - Here I am arriving in the capital of Abkhazia, completely exhausted, after an endless hitching ride and with the heat that hits my head. Position The Sokhumi train station is well known to everyone. A few kilometers from the center, and easily accessible. After passing the myriad of taxis that… Read More
  • Nemunas Sanatorium - I wanted to come to Druskininkai just to see its famous Grūtas Park with lots of sculptures left from Soviet-era, but then when I saw the price of entry-ticket (7 euro), I deciced that I can see that for free everywhere in Russia. So my new plan was to explore… Read More
  • Mysterious Station of Psyrtskha - The clear water, almost bright blue at certain points, flows down through a stream that starts from the mountains and drops it through a waterfall in the lake. The train station, almost as if floating in water, gives off something mysterious. Position The abandoned Psyrtskha train station is located in… Read More
  • One Way to Iceland - Somewhere in far Iceland on the seashore an old plane found its rest. It has been lying there for 40 years and only gulls and waves know his most intimate secrets. Position The abandoned plane DC-3 is located in Iceland, on the Sólheimasandur Beach, not far from one of the most… Read More
  • Elektrenai Amusement Park - Once this place used to be the biggest and oldest amusement park in Lithuania, now this place is still popular among people and families, despite the fact that it is abandoned. Position Switching between Asia and Europe, Abkhazia and Lithuania, now we are back to the last one. Heading from… Read More
  • Sailors Sanatorium - A paradise immersed in the nature. A SPA of the past, organized to bring maximum of well-being to the body and mind of the patient being treated. Position The sanatorium is located in Gagra, not far from the cave of Svyatogo Ipatiya. Before reaching the cave (which I do not… Read More
  • East in Gagra - The eyes work like a radar, and in the vicinity they sight another abandoned place that appears to be different from the others. Position The building is located not far from the Zimniy theater, and always on the same side of the street. To access it you will need to… Read More
  • Belorussian Part of Chernobyl Zone - On April, 6th, Belarus opened its part of Chernobyl Zone, and of course Stalker wanted to be one of the first who gonna visit it. To see the differences with Ukrainian one, feel the unique atmosphere (before the Zone was closed for 33 years!), and do some photos, here were… Read More
  • Zimniy Theater - First day in Abkhazia, first time hitchhiking, first place abandoned. Position The Zimniy theater is located opposite the tourist attraction of the "Kolonnada", on the other side of the road. Its building stands on Primorsky Boulevard, a few steps from the Black Sea. History Gagra Cinema (Winter Theater) is one… Read More
  • Lopatinsky Mine - While in Italy the flowers have already appeared for quite a while, a group of young stalkers ventures into the middle of a snowstorm, in the depths of the Russian forest in search of the abandoned phosphorus mine. Position The Lopatinsky mine is located 90 km south-east of Moscow. It… Read More
  • Behind Trakai Castle - Everyone comes to Trakai Island to see its beautiful medieval castle of 14th century, and I was one of them who came here. While going around the lake towards the main attraction my poor eyesight suddenly catches something special - an abandoned villa. And here real adventures start... Position Abandoned… Read More
  • Feel the full force of radiation on yourself! Belarus Opened its Part of Chernobyl Zone - On April 6, Belarus opened the Chernobyl zone for tourists. We did our research to get more information, and discovered, what was opened, how to book a tour, and how much it will cost. At the moment, Pripyat-Tour and Walk to Folk are the only one who are doing tours… Read More
  • Chernobyl: 33 Years After - On 26th April the world will remember the Chernobyl catastrophe that happened 33 years ago. Together with our friend Vladimir Litovchenko we will show you how the Zone lives today and in which condition it is. Enjoy! He visited Chernobyl Zone illegally together with his friends. Later we will as… Read More
  • Michelangelo Da Vinci - It was the 2000s when a master brewer, in the “Bassa Pianura Veneta”, had the unique idea of opening a restaurant in two airliners. Position The place in question is located in Villamarzana, near the Transpolesana highway. It is possible to park your vehicle in front of the entrance gate… Read More
  • Falealupo Church - In 1990, Falealupo village was hit by the massive waves of Hurricane Ofa. The only remain and memories left to witness the past tragedy are the ruins of Falealupo catholic church. Position The ruins of Falealupo catholic church are located in Savai’i, the largest Samoan island, at the northwest of… Read More
  • Abandoned Aul Gamsutl - Somewhere in the depths of Dagestan, unreachable by any means of transport, a small village settled down. Many years ago here was a large Avar settlement, inaccessible to any enemies. Today there are only bare walls, and the beauty and the silence that echoes from the mountains around. Location We… Read More
  • Fort Boyard - The pictures of this abandoned fort were probably seen by every Russian and it reminds them the Fort Boyard located in France. What is this place really like? Let's figure it out. The Russian copy of Fort Boyard is located in Kaspiysk, in the Republic of Dagestan. You can ask… Read More
  • Plane Graveyard - The time has come to retire to private life, to go to "retirement", as humans say. After fulfilling our duty, after fighting countless battles in the sky and flying over the skies of Russia, we finally collapsed to the ground. Position The airplane cemetery is located in Monino, shortly after… Read More
  • Monino in Ruins - In search of lost planes, amid mud and snow, I and Giada, my traveling companion, venture into the meanders of Monino. Position The abandoned buildings are located in Monino, 150km from Moscow easily reachable with 2 hours of elektricka. Around the Museum of the Central Air Force there are various… Read More
  • Amusement Glory Swept by a Whirlwind - Hello everyone! Today we welcome you to the most beautiful and exciting amusement park in the whole of “Bassa Padovana”. Prepare to immerse yourself in the thermal pools and then immediately dive into the bowling alley. As a last stop, when the sun has already set, a moment of celebration… Read More
  • Snowy Hospital - In the North of Russia, where day continues just for 3 hours, and another time is given to darkness, n old military hospital stands covered with a cap of white snow. It is all alone and everyone forgot about it, just three friendly dogs guard him during days and nights... Position The… Read More
  • Let’s Rehabilitate the Institution - Once the institution was helping patients, nowadays the role is inverted... Position The Villa Rosa rehabilitation hospital is located in Pergine Valsugana, a few kilometers from Trento. The latter is located upstream of the "Maso grillo", on the hill of the «Zucàr», at the point where the Fersina stream flows… Read More
  • Marshes Villages - We felt just like in the film "Stalker" of Andrej Tarkovsky: an area to be reached and the surrounding environment that slowly wiped us out. A road impervious and sometimes not viable if not on foot, which gradually brought us to the end of our strength. Position Abandoned American villages… Read More
  • Club Tollhaus - This can happen just in Berlin: you run towards one abandoned place and then suddenly on your way you bump to another one, and then to another one and so on ad infinitum. As well this time when I was going to see an abandoned swimming pool, I suddenly saw… Read More
  • Ex-Defence Ministry of Yugoslavia - Here we are in the capital of Serbia - Belgrade. It doesn’t seem interesting from me if not one fact - it’s history and the war for Kosovo. All the testimonies of that war are still here - even after almost 20 years has passed. Position Ruins of Defence ministry… Read More
  • City Hotel Siem Reap - It is our penultimate day in Cambodia... While looking for a convenient spot from where to start hitchhiking towards Thailand, we come across this gigantic abandoned hotel. Position The City Royal hotel is on the side of the NR6, not far from the center of Siem Reap. The accesses to… Read More
  • Around Bagan - The worst train ride in our life takes us to Bagan, the old capital of some ancient kingdoms of Burma. After spending an almost sleepless night in the vicinity of the train station, to avoid paying the $30 ticket in order to enter the city, we ask a lift to… Read More
  • Ibrahim-Cambodia - How many interesting and exciting stories can you imagine when you think about sunken ships? Thousands! About pirates, about the treasures lost on board, about the touching love story... And how is in real? Position Today we will visit the Ibrahim-Cambodia ship sank off the coast of Tarkhankut, in the… Read More
  • Villa Saggini - Surrounded by a boundary wall, the villa "Mater dei" stands on two floors above a decorated and rusticated cloven hoof. Position Today we are in Galzignano Terme to visit one of the many abandoned villas of this city. The villa in question is located exactly at the intersection of Via… Read More
  • Agricultural Consortium - On my return with the train from a stay in our beautiful Dolomites, I expect a change of an hour in Nogara. Stimulated by an irresistible desire for ice cream I hasten to explore the surroundings, thus discovering to find myself in a city apparently deserted. After covering the first… Read More
  • Motel Letizia - A nameless motel, a bed of rubbish, doors and windows beating continually and cockroaches that roam freely in the cracks in the walls and floor. Position The motel is located just outside the A13 exit of Terme Euganee, towards Abano Terme or for a visit to the Euganean Hills. As… Read More
  • Camp “Smena” - There is no more here children's laughter, no one is running trying to catch each other, the joyful feeling of something good is missing now. On the walls is written "you are doomed," bottles of vodka are scattered on the floor, all toys lie with torn eyes. Children have grown… Read More
  • Mongol Restaurant - From developed South Korea we will fly to completely undeveloped Mongolia, where people still go to toilet to steppa and eat meat that they grow by themselves. Here in this country we spent 10 days, and among all abandoned places there we would like to tell more about one that… Read More
  • 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