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Even as the great wars (both hot and cold) of the 20th century slip away from memory, physical reminders of these troubled times are never far from the surface. These abandoned airfields across America are eerie reminders.

10 Abandoned Airfields of the United States - Urban Ghosts

Even as the great wars (both hot and cold) of the century slip away from memory, physical reminders of these troubled times are never far from the surface. These abandoned airfields across America are eerie reminders.

In our list of the 12 best things to do in London—what every visitor should do—we’ve built in tried-and-true itineraries and tips, like where to grab a pint before the Chelsea match, which food stalls to hit whether you're in Maltby Street Market or Borough Market, and how to explore Westminster as a traveler, not a tourist.

12 Best Things to Do in London

Belle Isle Zoo in Detroit was built in 1895 but left abandoned in

On July 18, 1995 the Georgian-era city of Plymouth was destroyed when the Soufriere Hills volcano, which had remained dormant throughout recorded history, rumbled to life in an eruption of epic proportions.  As a result, this once pleasant capital of Montserrat, a British overseas territory in the Lesser Antilles, was buried beneath 12 metres of mud that rendered the southern half of the island unlivable.  Half of Montserrat’s population was forced to flee abroad, while 19 people were…

6 Ghost Towns and Abandoned Cities of North America

Deep in the forests of Aberdeenshire, Scotland, this abandoned mansion, known as Haddo House...

Deep in the forests of Aberdeenshire, Scotland, this abandoned mansion, known as Haddo House...

20 Beautiful Offbeat Travel and Nature Photographs by Céline Colin

20 Beautiful Offbeat Travel & Nature Photographs - Urban Ghosts

Eerie and graceful, these abandoned steamboats and paddle streamers were once common on the rivers and waterways of the world, but now echoes of the past.

10 Abandoned Steamboats, Paddle Steamers & Riverboats - Urban Ghosts

10 Abandoned Steamboats, Paddle Steamers and Riverboats of Times Gone By

Precious Old Farm House. Just think of all the memories from this home. ♥

Precious Old Farm House could use some TLC. I imagine it was gorgeous back in it's hay day.

Abandoned, Blue Skies, Desert, Ghost Town, House, Hut

At Urban Ghosts we're committed to trawling the web to uncover the most haunting modern ruins across the world - like this series of compelling abandonments

In the small town of Ashland, Pennsylvania, Route 61 takes an unexplained detour; a “Keep Out” sign straddles the original highway. Ignore the warning and you'll arrive in the abandoned town of Centralia, where an underground mine fire has been burning since 1962 when residents accidentally ignited a vein of anthracite coal. Despite efforts stop the fire it still burns today and could burn for 250 years. Some houses still stand but most have been demolished. 'Silent Hill' was based on this…

Abandoned Town of Centralia, Pennsylvania

The abandoned town of Centralia, Pennsylvania, has been condemned since an underground fire broke out in 1962

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