A Parisian apartment left untouched for over 70 years was discovered in the quarter of Pigalle. I know I'm re-pinning, but this is the most amazing story I have ever discovered & I have shared it with family and friends. All of whom loved it!! .S.E.S :)
Derelict house, Whenever I see images of derelict houses like this I always wonder what's the story. Why did someone have a house and now it is like that. Then I think maybe I should use the picture in a For Sale ad, saying "needs some work".
North Brother Island Quarantine Zone, New York: quarantine zone, leper colony and centre for drug addicts. Just 350 yards from the crowded tenements of the Bronx, North Brother Island was first employed as a quarantine centre in 1885. Closed in 1963, it is now a haunting labyrinth of crumbling ruins. Click for more pictures.