An Inside Peek At China's Ghost City Gizmodo Australia While I'm interested in every aspect of urban exploration, for me, the emphasis has always been on the exploration part… and not only is Ordos 200 times larger than the infamous city of...
Exploring the city and urban areas, abandoned, derelict places. http://onlineroadtrip.com
Curated by Laura Brown
America's nukes are in a shocking state of neglect. A recent Pentagon review found outdated equipment, weak leadership, and abysmal morale among the people responsible for maintaining and launching these massively destructive weapons. Billions of dollars will be required over the next five years to ensure its security and safety.
The former psychiatric hospital Joseph Antonini , known as the asylum of Mombello Limbiate , in the province of Monza and Brianza , is in a state of decay and neglect , but during the twentieth century was the largest psychiatric hospital in Italy and hosted thousands of people. It is located within the huge villa complex Pusterla - Crivelli , approximately one million square meters of pavilions and gardens enclosed by a wall six feet high . The villa was built in the fourteenth century by the noble family of Lombardy Pusterla - most likely in a mediaeval building even older - then passed to Arconatis and finally to Crivelli , in 1718. In 1754 Stefano Gaetano Crivelli transformed it into a beautiful and luxurious villa , that the time was home to the Bourbon Ferdinand IV , King of the Two Sicilies , and became the headquarters of Napoleon Bonaparte in the Italian campaign . In the early nineteenth century was abandoned and then purchased by the City of Milan, in 1863, renovated it and turned it into a psychiatric hospital.
Some people out there know about privacy and like to protect their discoveries, even when they document it. This is why the story you’re about to read is meant to exist as an infotainment and should not be replicated. It tells the secrets around a hidden auto graveyard that houses over 45 trolley and streetcars somewhere in the woods.
Chinatown 台南中國城 is a half-abandoned and soon to be demolished shopping mall and entertainment complex in Tainan City 台南市. Built in 1983, it was designed by C.Y. Lee, a famous architect who later directed the construction of 85 Sky Tower and Taipei 101. I happened to breeze by one sunny afternoon in January 2014 to shoot a few photos with some friends so I figure I may as well share