Largest Ship Graveyard in the World: Nouadhibou, Mauritania

Largest Ship Graveyard in the World: Nouadhibou, Mauritania

Extending from the west coast of Africa is Ras Nouadhibou, a small peninsula shared by Mauritania and Western Sahara. The east side of the peninsula belongs to Mauritania and is home to Nouadhibou, a city of nearly 100,000 residents and the second-largest settlement in the country. The region’s economic capital, Nouadhibou holds … Read more

World’s Largest Old Car Junkyard: Old Car City U.S.A.

World's Largest Old Car Junkyard: Old Car City U.S.A.

World’s Largest Old Car Junkyard: Old Car City U.S.A. Fifty miles north of Atlanta, a 34-acre compound houses one of the largest car collections in the world. But this collection doesn’t have polished Ferraris or Porsches under shining lights. There are no immaculate Mercedes or Bentleys proudly displayed behind velvet ropes. A … 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

Lincoln Way is an abandoned neighborhood in Clairton

Lincoln Way is an abandoned neighborhood in Clairton

Lincoln Way is an Abandoned Neighborhood in Clairton Lincoln Way is an abandoned neighborhood in Clairton, PA across from U.S. Steel’s Clairton Works, which is only about 30 minutes outside of Pittsburgh City. Lincoln Way consisted of 52 properties but never more than 40 houses. Sixteen families were driven from their homes … Read more

China’s ghost cities and abandoned factories!

China's ghost cities and abandoned factories!

China is an unrivalled powerhouse in the global economy. For the last three decades, its growth has outpaced that of all other nations. Entire industries that took decades to mature in the West have sprung up in just a few years. Much of this activity takes place in designated industrial zones where … Read more