Abandoned Places

Given the present international atmosphere of doom and gloom, these ten images of abandoned places seemed somehow appropriate…

1. Pripyat, Ukraine, near Chernobyl (photo: Kadams1970)

2. Hashima Island, Japan (photo: Jordy Meow)

3. Kolmanskop, Namibia (photo: Michiel Van Balen)

4. Maunsell Forts, UK (photo: Russss)

5. Michigan Central Station, USA (photo: Albert duce)

8. Six Flags theme park, New Orleans, USA (photo: Erik Zeterberg)

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