Beautiful Yet Abandoned Places In The World

Blog By fatema  |  08-11-18

Our world is a very mysterious place

El Hotel del Salto, Colombia

El Hotel del Salto, Colombia

Every Colombian in this world can give you detailed facts about this place. Your tour to Colombia is incomplete without visiting this beautiful but spooky hotel. The hotel was constructed in 1928 for wealthy visitors coming to Colombia. The spooky part about this hotel is that it has seen several cases over the period of years.

Many of Colombia’s broken-hearted and distressed fall from the hotel’s cliffs, overlooking the falls and therefore this place is abandoned and considered spooky.


Christ of the Abyss at San Fruttuoso, Italy

Christ of the Abyss at San Fruttuoso, Italy

This bronze statue of Christ is situated at the bottom of the bay of San Fruttuoso, Italy. It was first placed in the year 1954. Luckily for those who want to witness Christ of the Abyss in Italy, the dive itself is relatively simple and very rewarding. But because of it’s placement, not many people rush to see this.


Pripyat, Ukraine

Pripyat, Ukraine

Even in the images now, this place looks really spooky. Once upon a time, Pripyat was a happy town in Ukraine. On 26 April 1986, incident struck this Ukrainian town when an explosion at the Chernobyl Nuclear Plant caused widespread destruction. Since then, this place is abandoned.


Lawndale Theater, Chicago

Lawndale Theater, Chicago

Once upon a time, this was a very colorful place. Now, all the colors are just invisible. It opened on October 19, 1927, for a virgin showing of ‘A Girl From Rio’. It worked really well for more than a decade. But during World War II, the theater’s ownership changed many times, till it reopened as the Rena Theatre in 1949.

Later, in 1961, all hell broke. A gang leader was targetted on the main staircase. Since then, this colourful place is shut.


House Of The Bulgarian Communist Party

House Of The Bulgarian Communist Party

This is one of the most weirdly constructed buildings in the world. Built in another era, this once upon a time masterpiece has lain in a state of complete neglect for more than 20 years now. Due to the lack of money, the Bulgarian government is not taking any substantial step regarding it.


Sunken Yacht, Antarctica

Sunken Yacht, Antarctica

Everything in Antarctica is beautiful thanks to its beautiful surroundings but at the same time, everything there is spooky and lonely. This Sunken Yacht is no different.


The Tunnel of love, Ukraine

The Tunnel of love, Ukraine

Not only in Ukraine but this place is famous for its beauty all around the world. But at the same time, this place is so lonely that if at all you pass through it, you’ll get goosebumps. Only young couples come here together to make a wish that they believe will come true later in their lives.


Kolmanskop in the Namibia Desert

Kolmanskop in the Namibia Desert

A town situated right in the middle of a desert is always scary. Rumors has it that in the 1900s, this town in southern Namibia, Africa was blessed with a bounty of diamonds. But everything changed post World War 1. Now, this place is only famous for it’s ghost stories.


The Maunsell Sea Forts In England

The Maunsell Sea Forts In England

It is safe to say that World Wars have ruined tons of beautiful places all around the world. Even this place has it’s roots dug in the World War 2. Guy Maunsell came up with an innovative strategy and built an army of sea forts during World War 2 and this is how it was constructed.


Abandoned Dome Houses In Southwest Florida

Abandoned Dome Houses In Southwest Florida

These great structures that you see in the picture were actually a DIY project of a retired oil producer, Bob Lee. spent a considerable amount of time in these houses before Hurricane Andrew caused damage in the area. Remarkably, the houses were untouched. But in 2005, these houses weren’t as lucky against the hurricane. Today, they are abandoned.


Kalavantin Durg Near Panvel, India

Kalavantin Durg Near Panvel, India

Not many people know about this place. The specialty of this place is its steps to climb. They are very dangerous and are cut out of the rock.


Nara Dreamland, Japan

Nara Dreamland, Japan

A rival of Disneyland, Dreamland never achieved the kind of success Disneyland achieved. In fact, in 2006, it shut. Today, the rides are all brown with rust, plants and stray weeds are entwined with all the structures, and food counters, that once served up all kinds of treats, are dusty and dirty, as Dreamland has become no man’s land.


The abandoned Wonderland amusement park outside Beijing, China

The abandoned Wonderland amusement park outside Beijing, China

Another copy of Disneyland, this time by China failed miserably. It looks like a set of horror movies now.


Holland Island In The Chesapeake Bay

Holland Island In The Chesapeake Bay

This place in Holland is also known as ‘The Last House on Holland Island’. However, this house on Holland Island lost its fight and eventually collapsed in October, 2010. Sad!









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