Urban Exploration Archive

Nov
08
0
A view from Uçhisar castle.

Byzantine Bunkers

Across Europe and Russia you can find the remains of bunkers and air-raid shelters- a legacy of the Second World War and the Cold War that followed. In Cappadocia, in central Turkey, you can find much older and much more extensive underground shelters.

Read more…

Oct
31
0
A panorama of the cliffs over Çavuşin in Cappadocia

The refugees of Çavuşin

On a cliff overlooking the small town of Cavusin a Turkish flag flies amidst the ruins of a village.

Read more…

May
13
0
Spreepark Cat

Spreepark, Berlin

A series of images of the abandoned East German ‘Spreepark’ taken in May this year.

Read more…

May
11
0
View of Teufelsberg

Teufelsberg, Berlin

There’s something grimly poetic about Teufelsberg- the Devil’s Mountain.

Read more…

Apr
24
0
Paris catacombs

Paris’ Suburban Underground

All the skyscrapers in Paris are concentrated in a region several miles from the city centre in an area known as La Defence.

Read more…

Mar
24
0
Some minor renovations have been made to slow down the decay of the building but little has been done to renovate the building since it was abandoned in 1988.

Michigan Central Station

Some images of the famous Michigan Central Station- one of Detroit’s most prominent abandoned landmarks.

Read more…

Mar
23
0
Hallway inside St. Agnes high school in Detroit.  Ice and debris cover the floor.

St Agnes Church, Detroit

It’s hard to know how people feel about tourists climbing around in the ruins of their neighbourhood.

Read more…

Mar
23
0
Ruins inside Lee Plaza on West Grand Boulevard, Detroit.  The top floors have been stripped of most metal wiring and supports.

Lee Plaza, Detroit

A final set of photos of Detroit’s ruins. This time it’s Lee Plaza on West Grand Boulevard.

Read more…

Mar
22
0
Originally home to the Packard Motor Car Company which made luxury automobiles in the first half of the 20th Century the factory complex closed in 1958

The Packard Automotive Plant

Some photos from the abandoned Packard Automotive plant on the East side of Detroit.

Read more…

Mar
11
0
Another shot of the neon at Pike Place Market after dark.

Seattle II

Some shots in the dark taken in Seattle back in March.

Read more…