An abandoned high security prison

Nyrob is the northernmost town in the Perm Krai where some kind of civilization and roads can still be found.

A derelict police station

Typically, when people find themselves in this place, they try their best to get out, but we did the opposite: we put our best effort into trying to get in.

A Young Pioneer camp with vintage cars

The woods near Moscow have a huge number of abandoned structures in store. Some of the buildingds have alredy turned into ruins, and some have remained almost unharmed by time.

Guy spent three days in Chernobyl, sleeping in a derelict apartment

Artyom (not his real name), a successful IT pro from Minsk, could afford a vacation in the Philippines or Goa, but instead went to the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone.

A derelict Stalin-era labor camp

Once I had a chance to visit one of the derelict Stalin-era labor camps.

Report from a derelict health resort

Today I present to you a report from sunny Abkhasia. This time it will be from the cozy resort town of Gagra.

A derelict lighthouse with a nuclear power battery

Lighthouses are one of the most brilliant inventions in human history. It’s no coincidence that one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World was, in fact, a lighthouse.

A derelict Young Pioneer summer camp

A rather well-preserved Young Pioneer camp called “Yunost” is spread out on the left shore of the Mocha River.

An ancient palace in Saint Petersburg

It’s raining outside, the floorboards are creaky. The halls and chimneys of the ancient palace are splendid, the interiors are opulent.