20 Strangely Beautiful Places That Are Completely Abandoned


Pegasus is a wrecked C-121 Lockheed Constellation aircraft that crashed during bad weather in 1970. No one was injured in the crash but Pegasus has never been recovered and is now engulfed in snow.

Christ of the Abyss

This bronze statue of Jesus Christ is similar to the Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro. Located at San Fruttuoso, Italy, it was purposely submerged in the water in 1954.

Holland Island

Once the home of watermen and farmers, Holland Island is now a tiny stretch of land that has been heavily eroded by the sea.

Sarajevo Olympic Bobsleigh and Luge Track

Overlooking the city of Sarajevo, the bobsleigh and luge track was used for the 1984 Winter Olympics. Since the great sporting event, it has fallen into disrepair, seen fighting during the Yugoslav wars and been used as a place to practice graffiti.