I’ve always been fascinated by and drawn to abandoned places. There’s an eeriness and sense of wonder that comes along with a place that humans have left behind.
The subreddit Abandoned Porn (safe for work, I promise) is a comprehensive, ever-growing database of the world’s coolest, most beautiful abandoned places.
I’ve compiled 18 of my favorites for your pleasure – enjoy!
18 of the World’s Eeriest, Most Beautiful Abandoned Places!
15th Century Monastery in the Black Forest, Germany
1984 Winter Olympics Bobsleigh Track in Sarajevo
A Half-Buried Early-1960s Dodge Polara Station Wagon on the Beach in Queens, New York
Abandoned Blade Mill, France
Abandoned City of Keelung, Taiwan
Piano, Fukushima, Japan – Exclusion Zone
Roman Camp Swallowed by a Lake in Bande, Galicia, Spain
Russian Military Rocket Factory
Sunken Yacht in Antarctica
The Abandoned Wonderland Amusement Park Outside Beijing, China
The Kerry Way Walking Path between Sneem and Kenmare in Ireland
The Maunsell Sea Forts in England
The Entirely Empty Berlin-Tempelhof Airport, Berlin, Germany
The Remains of the Pegasus in McMurdo Sound, Antarctica
The Remains of the SS Ayrfield in Homebush Bay, Australia
The Tunnel of Love in Ukraine
Vines Creeping in through an Old Skylight in the Verrière de Chateau, France
Let’s go exploring!