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Explore Rome's Forgotten Brutalist Ruin in 17 Amazing Photos - Abandoned Places. Friday, January 15, 2016, by Jenny Xie All photos by Oliver Astrologo This jaw-dropping stack of concrete boxes and beams, interspersed with glass windows and one wild sphere, looks a bit out of this world but it's not.

Explore Rome's Forgotten Brutalist Ruin in 17 Amazing Photos - Abandoned Places

Designed by Italian architect Giuseppe Perugini in the late 1960s and abandoned since the mid-90s, the radical structure called Casa Sperimentale (Experimental House) can be found in Fregene, Italy, a historic coastal town right in the Rome metro area. Though locals know it well, Italian photographer Oliver Astrologo sought to open it up to the world through a stunning new photo series, isolating the structure's dramatic shapes and geometries and creating, in his words, a sense "uniqueness" and "mystery" with a provocative human aspect. 26 Places to Visit Before you Die. Advertisement 1.

26 Places to Visit Before you Die

Promenade des Anglais in Nice, in south of France 2. Amalfi Coast in Italy 3. 4. 612-year-old Charles Bridge in Prague, Czech Republic. 21 Abandoned Movie Sets That You Can Actually Visit  50 Unpredictable And Non-Clichéd Places To Travel To In Your 20s. There are certain destinations we all dream of traveling to one day: Paris, Rome, Bangkok, Rio de Janeiro, Jerusalem, Tokyo, New York City, Buenos Aires, Beijing, Stockholm.

50 Unpredictable And Non-Clichéd Places To Travel To In Your 20s

They’re magical cities with cultures and histories that have shaped the dynamic fabric of our globalized world. Travel snobs will tell you these places are so inundated with tourists that you won’t really enjoy visiting them. These individuals have lost sight of how privileged they are to travel in the first place. Regardless of how crowded these places may be, there’s nothing quite like staring up at the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, emerging from the NYC subway for the first time and staring down at the streets of Paris from the top of the Eiffel Tower.

In truth, it’s almost impossible to visit anywhere these days that’s completely untouched by tourism. 60 Instagram Pics That Will Make You Want to Visit Serbia & Bosnia Now. On my recent trip to Serbia, Bosnia & Herzegovina I was stunned by its natural beauty and the incredible hospitality of the people!

60 Instagram Pics That Will Make You Want to Visit Serbia & Bosnia Now

I have been active on Instagram for the better part of three years now documenting my trips daily with hopes to inspire more people to travel to undiscovered destinations like these two countries. 44 Undiscovered and beautiful cities and towns in Italy. From the North to the South, many are the Italian cities which are famous for their wonderful architecture, rich history and breath-taking views: from Florence and Rome to Venice and Milan, tourists from all over the world come to Italy and regularly fall in love with its majestic architecture and the charm of its cities.

44 Undiscovered and beautiful cities and towns in Italy

But there’s another Italy, less known but equally beautiful including cities which are hidden jewels just waiting to be discovered. The 30 Most Picturesque Winter Towns From Around The World. Rothenburg ob der Tauber is an incredibly well preserved medieval old town that every winter transforms into something that resembles a fairytale.

The 30 Most Picturesque Winter Towns From Around The World

Mt Buller is one of the few places in Australia that actually see frequent snowfall. This beautifully snow-capped mountain region is popular with bikers, skiers, snowboarders, and hikers. Surrounded by mountain paths, El Chaltén is popular with trekkers during the summer. During winter, the town is pretty much deserted - with only the most experienced walkers taking on the cold.

This Man Will Show You More In 1 Minute Than You’ll See In a Lifetime. Seriously. 16 Of The Most Bizarre Beaches In The World. 53 Flares Twitter 35 Facebook 0 Google+ 7 Pin It Share 11 Email -- 53 Flares × There are an infinite number of beaches around the world, everyone wants to find out what the best beaches are.

16 Of The Most Bizarre Beaches In The World

This time we’ve put together a list of 16 of the most bizarre beaches around the world. From the glass beaches in California to bizarre green beaches in French Guiana.. Enjoy our list of not so average beaches.. 1 | Unique Glass Beach in California. The Top 50 Cities to See in Your Lifetime  Buena Vista Images via Getty Images.

The Top 50 Cities to See in Your Lifetime 

32 Spectacular Places Of Worship From Every Continent. Built around 1180, this is Norway's oldest timber building and one of the most well-known of their beautiful, wooden Stave Churches.

32 Spectacular Places Of Worship From Every Continent

This Buddhist sacred site hangs from a cliff about 3000 feet up and is also known as the Tiger’s Nest. This Gothic cathedral is located on the main square of Milan and is the second largest Catholic cathedral in the world. It took over 500 years to "complete" the construction, but some uncarved blocks still remain to be turned into sculpture. 10 Most Famous Streets in the World. 26 Flares Twitter 22 Facebook 0 Google+ 4 Pin It Share 0 Email -- 26 Flares × 1.

10 Most Famous Streets in the World

Lombard Street Advertisement. Unusual Paris Guide - Things To Do In Paris. Forget what you know about Paris. These photos by Joshua Monaghan capture the romanticised Paris we all know and love (Boulevards! Brasseries! Beautiful people!) Along with hidden treasures you never knew existed. In addition to being House & Garden's deputy art director, Joshua posts dispatches from London and beyond on his captivating blog i took photos, a visual love letter to the subtle, sometimes surreal beauty of everyday life. 20 Coolest Hotel Rooms In The World.

5 Flares Twitter 4 Facebook 0 Google+ 0 Pin It Share 1 Email -- 5 Flares × 84 Illegal Photographs That Urban Climbers Risked Their Lives To Take. 10 Places You Can Still Catch a Drive-In Movie. Though most drive-in theaters have gone the way of the dinosaurs, TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel site, has handpicked a few gems still sprinkled around the country where you can capture the nostalgia of summers past. Pick a parking spot and settle in for a summer flick complete with fresh air and a sky full of stars. 24 Unusual Beaches You've Never Heard Of Before. Do you think that beaches are blasé tourist destinations with nothing unique or interesting to offer? 26 Breathtakingly Beautiful Places You Need To Visit In America. Some of these places are awe-inspiring. 1. Garden Of The Gods, Colorado Springs, Colorado The Garden Of The Gods formations were created from crust upheavals millions of years ago. The park is a popular destination for hikers, rock climbers, mountain bikers and horseback riders.

There are more than 15 miles of trails and the park attracts more than 2 million visitors a year. 2. Palouse Falls is located in southeast Washington, located 4 miles upstream of the Snake River. 3. Grand Teton is the highest mountain (13,775 feet) in Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming. Top 10 amazing caves you simply have to visit in a lifetime - Travels For You. Amazing caves are major tourist attractions world wide and some of them have been sets for films or music videos. 17 Beautifully Painted Stairs From All Over The World.

The 25 most colorful world cities. Architecture schools, Architecture school, Architecture online schools most colorful world cities. Arashiyama. Top Design Magazine – Web Design and Digital Content 10+ Fascinating Places That You Must See In This Life » Top Design Magazine - Web Design and Digital Content. 25 Places That Look Not Normal, But Are Actually Real. Top 25 Most Amazing Abandoned Corners of Earth. It doesn’t matter how beautiful are the new tourist destinations, those that are curious will always go to visit some historical places, and when those are abandoned and not touched by the human hand for a long time, they become a mysterious riddles. Abandoned Isle, Netherlands Abandoned City Near Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant, Ukraine Boat from 2nd World War, Homebush, Australia Railway Station in Poland Mysterious Road Kerry Way, Ireland.

10 Most Beautiful Villages in Europe. 48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die. A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. Most Beautiful Villages Around The World photo. Popeye Village, is a group of rustic and ramshackle wooden buildings located at Anchor Bay in the north-west corner of the Mediterranean island of Malta. This World Rocks 27 Amazing Travel Photos That Will Infect You With The Travel Bug. I’m a travel photo junkie. I can spend hours browsing photography sites and social media sites looking for the travel photo that will inspire me next. Below are 27 of my favorite travel photos from the last 4-5 years. Haunting Photos Of Abandoned Cities Around The World. These 22 Far Away Perspectives Of Famous Places Will Change The Way You See Them Forever.

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