24 Stories about Ghost Towns and Abandoned Cities

20 Oct 2008, by Alexandre Gravel in Urban

Around this time of year, Halloween and all, you have to try to get scared at least a little. However, these photos and stories hold a certain fascination (so not really scary for the moment) in these 24 Empty Villages and their Inhabitants.

From architectural trials gone wrong to hazardous construction and over-exploitation of natural resources, there are many reasons to create such places.

I won’t be linking this with the people who have to leave their houses due to foreclosure in the USA these days…