Abandoned Alberta: Ghost Towns

Abandoned Alberta: Ghost Towns

Bankhead, Alberta A small coal mining town that existed near Banff in the early twentieth century, Bankhead came to be after the Anthracite mine closed down. Bankhead mine began supplying coal for the locomotives of the Canadian Pacific Railway, but closed after complaints of poor coal quality and constant labour strikes. Bankhead, … Read more

Ghost Towns – Two Guns, Arizona

Ghost Towns – Two Guns, Arizona

The story behind Two Guns, originally called Canyon Lodge, is a sad one. It all started in the 1920s, when the infamous Route 66 gained massive traffic from adventurous travelers. Many of these travelers stopped for supplies at Canyon Lodge, which was just a small trading post run by Earle and Louise … Read more

Places That Are Frozen in Time

Places That Are Frozen in Time

Time travel has fascinated humanity for many years. While travelling through time has only been done in outer space (and they can only travel in the future, sadly), abandoned places could make you feel like you’re actually in the past. These are some locations around the world that seems frozen in time. … Read more