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Every ghost town has its own sad story and a particular reason for the human exodus, and while most of the ghost towns are now urban decays, sometimes swal

Kolmanskop: Chilling pictures from a ghost town slowly returning to the sand - Cube Breaker

12 Most Dark And Mysterious Places On Earth

12 Most Dark And Mysterious Places On Earth

Kolmanskop in the Namib Desert | The 33 Most Beautiful Abandoned Places In TheWorld, BuzzFeed

THE GHOST TOWN OF KOLMANSKOP Photograph by Chris Gray In this fantastic shot by Chris Gray, we see insides of an abandoned house in Kolmanskop, Namibia overtaken by sand. Kolmanskop is a ghost town in the Namib desert in southern Namibia

Kolmanskop, a town in the Namib desert in southern Namibia. Nature took its course after the town was abandoned and the desert sands reclaimed their space. Wow, haunting. Photos by Álvaro Sánchez-Montañés,

Desert Indoors

‘ Spanish photographer Alvaro Sanchez-Montanes documents the abandoned ghost towns in Namibia that over time have been taken over by the Namib desert. With a post-apocalyptic feel, the desert appears to be swallowing the houses.

Kolmanskop, Namibia. A former diamond mining town in the Namib Desert where geological forces have buried many houses in sand.

12 Most Dark And Mysterious Places On Earth

The ghost town of Kolmanskop, Namibia being  devoured by the sands of the Namibia desert. en.wikipedia.org/...

There's A Haunted, Abandoned German Village In The Namib Desert

The abandoned town of Kolmanskop, Namibia being devoured by the sands of the Namibia desert.

The 20 most awesome abandoned places

The 20 most awesome abandoned places

The 'Indoor Desert' series. Ghost House of Kolmanskop (Namibia; Located near a diamond mine and within the restricted area of Sperrgebiet, Kolmanskop was a small but rich mining village in southern Namibia, founded by a group of Germans once diamonds were first discovered in the area in 1908) by Álvaro Sánchez-Montañés (b1973 Madrid, Spain)

Desert Indoors

deserted house in kolmanskop, namibia photographed by alvaro sanchez-montanes

hrtbps: Kolmanskop is a ghost town in southern Namibia, a few kilometres inland from the port of Lüderitz. In 1908, Lüderitz was plunged into diamond fever and people rushed into the Namib desert hoping to make an easy fortune. Within two years, a town, complete with a casino, school, hospital and exclusive residential buildings, was established in the barren sandy desert. But shortly after the drop in diamond sales after the First World War, the beginning of the end started. During the…

In the ghost town of Kolmanskop by Mark Daniel Namib Desert, Kolmanskop, Namibia

Kolmanskop was once a thriving diamond mining town—home to the southern hemisphere's first X-ray station and Africa's first tram—but the dwindling diamond field was exhausted by the 1950s. Now, sands of the Namib desert have overtaken the town.

The World's Most Eerily Beautiful Abandoned Places

KOLMANSKOP Namibia Kolmanskop was once a thriving diamond mining town—home to the southern hemispheres first X-ray station and Africas first tram—but the dwindling diamond field was exhausted by the Now, sands of the Namib desert have overtaken the town

Ghost town engulfed by mounds of sand in photography by Romain Veillon

Ghost town engulfed by mounds of sand photographed by Romain Veillon

Kolmanskop: Ghost town engulfed by mounds of sand in the Namib desert - photographed by Romain Veillon

Kolmanskop in the Namib Desert. Mark Daniel, 2008.

Kolmanskop House in the Namib Desert

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