Abandoned President Hotel Jerusalem – Fine intimate architecture smashed and decayed

| |

Once a small intimate hotel with distinguished guests and some “bad luck” incidents. Today an abandoned shattered and battered building, which still holds some clues to its past glory.

Israel’s most visited abandoned site is probably more attractive than it was supposed to be if completed

| |

Photographed visit in an abandoned hotel that was nearly completed and never opened. The place became a familiar cool hanging out place, with alternative life created by visitors.

Urban Exploration – Abandoned hotel and theater in Tiberias

| |

For about 50 years, a magnificent hotel and theater complex in Tiberias has been abandoned. Beautiful building details as well as signs of time blend with the views of the Sea of Galilee.

Sarona Tel Aviv 2006 – Exploring an abandoned military unit in a former German Templer colony

| |

A piece of history no longer existing: Urban Exploration South Sarona Tel Aviv 2006: Vehicle Maintenance Unit and Training Workshop of Ordnance Corps IDF

Buzludzha Bulgaria – Monument Architectural Tour

| |

Discover Buzludzha Monument – a fine example of socialist/communist – brutalist architecture currently in decay. By video and stills we shall discover the unique architectural and artistic features of the site.

Bulgaria Beklemeto Pass Arc of Liberty Monument Exploration

| |

A fine piece of Communist – Brutalist architecture commemorates an important event in Bulgarian history. Currently neglected and in poor maintenance, a climb inside the structure is a thrilling experience, so as the view from the top.

The abandoned industrial legacy of Fier, Albania – Part 3 – Waiting for adaptive reuse…

| |

Can a huge industrial complex in Fier, Albania, can be reused? Site structure analysis may give inspiration to those who care about Albania and may give a new meaning to remains of an era that many Albanians prefer to forget.

The abandoned industrial legacy of Fier, Albania – Part 2 – Concrete amusement park

| |

We continue our urban exploration of Fier’s industrial site. The northern part was a nitrogen fertilizer factory, and its monumental concrete remains form amazing compositions and rare post industrial views.

The abandoned industrial legacy of Fier, Albania – Part 1 – Spooky remains

| |

Communist-era industrial legacy – a tour in Fier, Albania’s abandoned thermal power plant

Eerie Fengdu – The real Chinese Ghost City – A man-made quake

| |

A casual stop at a touristic site along the Yangtze river turns into a journey in a city being dismantled brick by brick. The Yangtze water level is rising due to the Three Gorges Dam construction, local people of Fengdu are relocated, their real city becomes a Ghost City, while tourists rush to see the other Ghost City that lies above – a tribute to the afterlife.