Top 10 Most Famous Abandoned Places On Earth

 Abandoned places have something appealing in their mystery, don’t you think? Even the decaying and the derelict has its own form of beauty that cannot be found in structures still intact. Aside from beauty, abandoned places also mirror the human spirit – stubborn, unyielding and willing to stand up against the test of time and the elements. So, what are some of the most famous abandoned places in the world today?

Pripyat, Ukraine

1 Pripyat Ukraine

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Machu Picchu, Peru

2 Machu Picchu

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Gunkanjima Islands, Japan

3 Gunkanjima Island

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Kolmanskop, Namibia

4 Kolmanskop Namibia

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 Centralia, Pennsylvania, USA

5 Centralia Pennsylvania

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Humberstone, Chile

6 Humberstone

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 Craco, Italy

7 Craco

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The Salton Riviera, California

8 The Salton Riviera

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Wonderland Amusement Park, China

9 Wonderland Amusement Park

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Ordos City, Mongolia

10 Ordos City

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