33 Amazing Photos of the Most Beautiful Abandoned Places on Earth

There’s something eerily beautiful about an old abandoned building or vessel. To imagine the lives of the people who once lived or worked there, to wonder how a boat ended up to rest frozen in shallow waters or how an entire village became a ghost town, to witness new life emerging from the remains of abandoned history. Here are some of the world’s most eerie, mesmerizing, sad, and stunning abandoned places:

Whether nature rejected or thrived on these man-made structures, the final images all tell a story. The house inĀ Kolmanskop, the abandoned blade mill in France, and the ghostly Colombian hotel are so incredibly attention-grabbing and breathtaking.

What are your favorites? Do you know of any other beautiful places that aren’t on this list? Share them with us!

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