About This Blog

Deserted Places is a blog for the lovers of ghost towns, abandoned buildings, deserted cityscapes, and urban exploration.

deserted: /dɪˈzəːtɪd/  (Of a place) empty of people

Established in July 2012 in Athens, Greece by serial blogger @greekdude 

Deserted Places archives

You can view a list of all our posts arranged by country and also by category on the archives page

Copyright notice 

Copyright of any material published on this blog belongs to the creators/publishers, as specifically noted. We always try to give proper credit to all our sources.

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Comments are moderated but are usually posted within a few hours. We do not post comments with spam/advertising/promotional links.

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We will most probably be unable to answer emails requesting advice on urban exploration or information on abandoned places. We advice you to search for an urban exploration forum.


  1. Ive read all your posts.. My favorite post was the haunted hotel at tanquendama falls and the Wonderland in china :)

    more blogs to come :)

  2. I love your blog!! It's very fascinating!! :D

  3. I just love your blog!! It's really fascinating!!! :D

  4. Thanks a lot for your blog! Always great posts. Keep it up!


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