Haunting pictures of the Belgian ‘car graveyard’

Haunting pictures of the Belgian 'car graveyard'

Rust in peace: Haunting pictures of the Belgian ‘car graveyard’ where U.S. soldiers hid beautiful vintage motors after WWII They had been stationed in the southern Belgium village of Chatillon Shipping cars home was too expensive for the soldiers They hoped to collect them later, but none were ever retrieved The vehicles … Read more

Sweden’s classic car graveyard

Sweden's classic car graveyard

Sweden’s classic car graveyard: 1,000 automobiles from a bygone era worth £100,000 found rusting in a forest The scrapyard was established by two brothers to store cars abandoned by servicemen during the Second World War Rusting classic cars including vintage Opels, Fords, Volvos, Buicks, Audis, Saabs and a Sunbeam Hikers have discovered … Read more

The strange place – Holland Island

The strange place – Holland Island

Today there’s not much left of the Holland island, named after the early colonist Daniel Holland who inhabited it in the 1600s. Situated in the Chesapeake Bay, in Dorchester County, Maryland, the island had about 360 residents in 1910, a community of fishers and farmers, making it one of the largest inhabited … Read more

Abandoned ‘Flintstones’ Theme Park

Abandoned 'Flintstones' Theme Park

The soundtrack of Flinstones cartoons broadcast continuously over the park’s tinny loudspeakers, echoing eerily between the dusty, dilapidating houses of Bedrock’s famous residents from a bygone era. Built over 40 years ago during the Route 66 roadside attraction craze, this lonely concrete replica of a cartoon town has seen better days. You … Read more

Los Angeles’s Abandoned Sofas

Los Angeles's Abandoned Sofas

The sofas are filthy, ugly, out of place — and oddly poignant. Discarded sidewalk furniture is a fixture in Los Angeles. But for Andrew Ward, a photographer, they’re more than just trash. His project “Sofas of L.A.” began five years ago as a hobby on Instagram. Since then, it’s grown into an … Read more

Abandoned modern houses in Portugal

Abandoned modern houses in Portugal

These images by Portuguese photographer Nelson Garrido reveal buildings left deserted in the aftermath of the last financial crisis. Garrido first presented the series, called Home Less, in an exhibition for last year’s Venice Architecture Biennale. It features buildings from all across Portugal, from holiday villas to mass housing blocks. Some of … Read more

Abandoned doll factory – Spain

Abandoned doll factory – Spain

This doll factory in Spain has an uncomfortable way of getting under your skin. It was abandoned sometime in the ’80s, but for some reason everything was left behind—boxes of doll parts, machinery, half-finished dolls still lying on the assembly line—everything. It’s as if everybody just vanished in the middle of the … Read more

Katoli World, Taiwan

Katoli World, Taiwan

Katoli World, Taiwan I thought I would break out of the abandoned residential mould and look at something inspired by Miyazaki’s Oscar winning ‘Spirited Away’. Those who have seen it will know that the family stumbles across an old theme park at the start of the movie, one that was built in … Read more

The Moscow Subway

The Moscow Subway

Moscow subway was formerly named in honor of Lazar Kaganovich, and then received the name of Vladimir Ilyich Lenin, in addition to the military, defense and related national security secrets and secrets that need to be discussed separately, since the design it is associated with a number of mystical secrets… One of … Read more

Abandoned Northern Russia

Abandoned Northern Russia

RUSSIA – The abandoned lands of the country that used to be great, the USSR. They were never occupied with military bases and finally were assumed to be an unneccessary burden. These photos are a part of project “Far Lands” of Andrey Shapran, who since 2005 has travelled to the Southern Kuril … Read more

Abandoned city – Fatehpur Sikri, India

Abandoned city – Fatehpur Sikri, India

The abandoned city in Rajasthan has an eerie quality to its beautiful red stone. The one-time imperial playground and pleasure palace is a majestic architectural gem of huge arches and suitably regal proportions. Fatehpur Sikri is a small city in northern India, just west of Agra, founded by a 16th-century Mughal emperor. … Read more

Abandoned in Arkansas

Abandoned in Arkansas

There’s good cause to believe the decaying wooden structure in Texarkana could be haunted: The town is home to the infamous 1946 Moonlight Murders. “The killer struck when the moon was full,” Lawless said. “He targeted dirt roads where couples would go and make out, just like in horror movies.” The serial … Read more

The strange black house

The strange black house

The black house with the red dot on it on Howard’s Knob,” “The Stahl House,” “The Cult House,” 448 Howards Knob Road. It is known by many different names, but almost everyone in Boone has at one time or another looked up and seen the strange black mansion on Howard’s Knob. After … Read more

The Mystery of the Chicken’s Church

The Mystery of the Chicken’s Church

This abandoned structure is known to the locals as Geraja Ayam – meaning Chicken Church – and each year it attracts hundreds of curious tourists and photographers on the hills of Magelang. According to the person who built it – Daniel Alamsjah, the building is neither a chicken nor a church. He’s … Read more