Pink House, McKeesport, PA
Maybe it looks like a disaster now but I suppose at one time this was quite a charmer. The stone steps and pillars are typical of the houses on this street and the facade, before being fitted with a Miami pink skin, may have had some elegant, turn of the century gingerbread. (Apparently, no one protests the wholesale removal of large cut sandstone blocks from the wall for their suburban retaining wall.)
Belgium's Abandoned Fairytale Castle
After climbing up a rocky Belgian hillside and a slow walk through a thick forest, an insurmountable beauty reveals itself as turrets peak through the trees.
My dear Michiko has passed away. But she is always with me." "You promise double suicide!" "You hear what you want to hear! "Always" with me.Yutaka Nakamura and the ghost of Michiko Nakamura (The Simpsons) Well, you know, Doc, when something happens, you can leave a trace of itself behind. Say like if someone burns toast. Well, maybe things that happen leave other kind of traces behind. Not things that anyone can notice, but things that people who "shine" can see. Just like they can see…
50 Abandoned Houses That Would Look Great Restored
You hate to see some gorgeous houses fade into ruins but sometimes that's the case. Here are 50 houses we'd like to see restored.
We're always talking about what it is we want our country to become, about how we can save ourselves as a people....But maybe the answer is not somewhere in the future distance; maybe the answer is one we already had, and somehow threw away.
Won't Someone Save this Scandalously Forgotten Chateau?
This post has been updated with new information you can find at the end of the post. With every passing day, the Château de la Mothe-Chandeniers falls further into ruin; another stone becomes dislodged by strangling vines, what remains of the roof sinks a little lower. Nature is winning. (c
Inside the abandoned villages of Hong Kong
Just outside central Hong Kong , in the vast area known as New Territories , many once-thriving villages, have now been left abandoned and ...