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Disused Tunnels Beneath Bristol Temple Meads Railway Station

Disused Tunnels Beneath Bristol Temple Meads Railway Station | Urban Exploration | Scoop.it
Beneath the busy platforms of Bristol Temple Meads railway station lies a network of abandoned tunnels, cellars and air raid shelters little changed over the decades.
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Rise above: the best city drone photography on Instagram

Rise above: the best city drone photography on Instagram | Urban Exploration | Scoop.it
Despite restrictions on flying drones in many cities around the world, aerial photography is booming on Instagram
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Arte Urbana em Lisboa - narração de Catarina Vaz Pinto - YouTube

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Ruined temples and forgotten places: historic photographer of the year – in pictures

Ruined temples and forgotten places: historic photographer of the year – in pictures | Urban Exploration | Scoop.it
The first historic photographer of the year awards showcase the world’s very best historic places and cultural sites from across the globe, capturing everything from the most famous national treasures to obscure and forgotten hidden gems. Here, the photographers tell the stories behind their pictures
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London’s Secret Rail Opens to the Public

London’s Secret Rail Opens to the Public | Urban Exploration | Scoop.it
Deep under the streets of London the ground is riddled with a labyrinth of tunnels, cellars and chambers. Some like those of the London Underground network are used by thousands of people everyday on their commute to work and for visiting the capital’s shops and tourist attractions, bu
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'It's all very Orwellian': readers on creeping pseudo-public space

'It's all very Orwellian': readers on creeping pseudo-public space | Urban Exploration | Scoop.it
From problems with poor disabled access to restrictions against photographers, readers describe mixed experiences of privately owned public spaces in London following a Guardian Cities investigation
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OBEY in the streets of Lisboa | Stick2Target – Street Art & Graffiti from Portugal

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A Compendium of Abandoned Greenhouses

A Compendium of Abandoned Greenhouses | Urban Exploration | Scoop.it
Today I opened my computer and typed in my chosen search words of the day: "abandoned greenhouse". Little did I know how many photographs I was about to scroll through. So many, too many! Why is that? Surely we still all eat greens and enjoy decorating our houses with them. Why have so many of these
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Urban memories: cities in the 1970s – readers' photos

Urban memories: cities in the 1970s – readers' photos | Urban Exploration | Scoop.it
Our readers around the world shared their old photographs of cities in the 70s, from Nairobi to Berlin
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Abandoned places: the worlds we've left behind – in pictures

Abandoned places: the worlds we've left behind – in pictures | Urban Exploration | Scoop.it
Kieron Connolly’s new book of photographs of more than 100 once-busy and often elegant buildings gives an eerie idea of how the world might look if humankind disappeared.
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Setúbal ganhou uma nova galeria de arte urbana

Setúbal ganhou uma nova galeria de arte urbana | Urban Exploration | Scoop.it
O Festival Cara ou Coroa trouxe novas obras de arte urbana até ao bairro da Bela Vista. A Alameda das Palmeiras está agora cheia de cor e merece uma vista.
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'Exploration', International Encyclopedia of Geography

'Exploration', Bradley L Garrett, International Encyclopedia of Geography, 2017.
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The Most Beautiful Ruin In Chernobyl

The Most Beautiful Ruin In Chernobyl | Urban Exploration | Scoop.it
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It is the ferris wheel in Pripyat’s abandoned amusement park that gets the most attention. For intrepid explorers to Chernobyl’s iconic Exclusion Zone, the bright yellow seats of the fun fair ride provide a stark contrast to the concrete ruins, lying desolate all around. But on the
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Back to the Borscht Belt: Exploring the Ruins of another Doomed Resort Hotel

Back to the Borscht Belt: Exploring the Ruins of another Doomed Resort Hotel | Urban Exploration | Scoop.it
The Borscht Belt in the Catskill Mountains was once one of the New York’s premiere holiday destinations. Named after the Eastern European soup, during its heyday the Borscht Belt boasted around 500 hundred hotels. Catering to mostly Jewish holiday makers, the so-called 'Jewish Alps' were filled with
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The Rise of Graffiti Writing - Kultur und Pop | ARTE

The Rise of Graffiti Writing - Kultur und Pop | ARTE | Urban Exploration | Scoop.it
Von den Anfängen im New York der 70er bis zum Ausbruch des Lack-Virus‘ Mitte der 80er in Europa: In 10 Episoden zeichnet die Dokuserie die Geschichte des Graffiti nach. Ausgehend von der Mutterstadt des Graffiti, New York, erzählen Writer der ersten Stunde, wie die Bewegung in den 80er-Jahren von den USA über den großen Teich nach Europa schwappte und sich ab 1983 von Amsterdam, Paris und London wie ein Lauffeuer über den ganzen Kontinent ausbreitete.
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The Secret Rooftop Views of Paris

The Secret Rooftop Views of Paris | Urban Exploration | Scoop.it
This guy is definitely not insured for his line of work. There aren't many Parisians that need to wear hiking shoes to work, but for Alain Cornu, when the sun fades behind the rooftops, the photographer packs up his gear, puts on his boots and heads to the nearest ladder that will lead him to the mo
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Exploring Cairo's Ghost Mansions

Exploring Cairo's Ghost Mansions | Urban Exploration | Scoop.it
When you visit Egypt, you're supposed to come back with photographs of the pyramids. "I didn't find them very interesting," says photographer Xenia Nikolskaya, "and consequently didn't photograph them". In 2006, Xenia had travelled to Cairo with the help of the Egyptian Embassy in Moscow, but when s
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Exploring a Ghost Village in Provence

Exploring a Ghost Village in Provence | Urban Exploration | Scoop.it
Hidden in Provence is a haunting ghost village. Perched high upon a mountaintop in the Lubéron is an ancient town, filled with narrow, cobbled streets, the ruins of empty homes and an old castle. It was once used as a hideout during World War II, and was home to the lady who stole the heart of Antoi
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Revealed: the insidious creep of pseudo-public space in London

Revealed: the insidious creep of pseudo-public space in London | Urban Exploration | Scoop.it
Jack Shenker reports on a new culture of secrecy and control in public spaces, where private security guards can remove you for protesting, taking photos ... or just looking scruffy
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Discover Portugal’s most talented Street Artists

Discover Portugal’s most talented Street Artists | Urban Exploration | Scoop.it
Urban art, through graffiti, murals and other stencil artworks, has left its mark on the streets of the cities of Portugal. Whether it is in protest or purely aesthetic, each art piece tells a story. Street art in Lisbon, best global spot? Elected by the English newspaper The Guardian, as the best city of street…
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Urban memories: cities in the 1980s – readers' photos

Urban memories: cities in the 1980s – readers' photos | Urban Exploration | Scoop.it
From sunbathing on a Twin Tower in New York to peering over the wall in Berlin, our readers captured cities in the 1980s and how they’ve changed
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Writing on the wall: urban political graffiti from Brexit to Trump – in pictures

Writing on the wall: urban political graffiti from Brexit to Trump – in pictures | Urban Exploration | Scoop.it
After Banksy’s Brexit-inspired mural depicting the removal of an EU star recently appeared in Dover, we take a look at the world’s most powerful political street art
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URBEX SESSIONS (2015) - Full Movie

RTBF Vidéo - 1e diffusion sur La Trois le 23/09/2015 Une émission TV écrite et réalisée par Eric JAMINET Présentée par Raphaël CHARLIER Avec la voix d
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Graffiti no Bairro Alto: problema urbano ou obra de arte coletiva? - FCSH+Lisboa

Graffiti no Bairro Alto: problema urbano ou obra de arte coletiva? - FCSH+Lisboa | Urban Exploration | Scoop.it
No início do século XXI, o Bairro Alto parecia uma galeria a céu aberto de graffiters. Enquanto o poder público tentava limpar a “sujidade” das paredes do bairro, um investigador da FCSH/NOVA associou-a a um dos maiores movimentos artísticos do século XX. De noite, é ponto de encontro dos mais jovens e de turistas que …
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