Urbex

32 Hauntingly Beautiful Photos of Abandoned Places

32 Hauntingly Beautiful Photos of Abandoned Places

The first time I’ve ever done urban exploration was in Finland when I heard about this area where all these summer houses were just abandoned after there was a fire many years ago. It was a little difficult to get there because I had no vehicle so I had to take a couple different forms of public transportation in order to get there. When I finally did, I was not disappointed. Imagine walking... »

Top 10 Urban Exploration Destinations

Top 10 Urban Exploration Destinations

Some travelers prefer to be different. Not for extreme adventures or sports but discovering and going places which are literally different. Urban exploration has been part of traveling decades ago but now it slowly goes into the mainstream for those looking for off-the-beaten path type of exploring a place. If you are an avid or first time explorer, here are top 10 urban exploration destinations. ... »

The Beautiful Undercity: Urban Exploration with Steve Duncan

The Beautiful Undercity: Urban Exploration with Steve Duncan

“To explore the unknown and the familiar, distant and near, and to record in details with the eyes of a child, any beauty, horror, irony, traces of utopia or Hell.” – Dan Eldon Urban exploration is the exploration of man-made structures, usually abandoned ruins or not usually seen components of the man-made environment. Photography and historical interest/documentation are heavily featured i... »

52 Breathtaking Images of Forbidden Places

52 Breathtaking Images of Forbidden Places

Urban exploration (often shortened as urbex or UE) is the examination of the normally unseen or off-limits parts of urban areas or industrial facilities. Urban exploration is also commonly referred to as infiltration, although some people consider infiltration to be more closely associated with the exploration of active or inhabited sites. It may also be referred to as draining (when exploring dra... »