The Twisted Trees of Slope Point, New Zealand Slope Point is at the southernmost point of the South Island of New Zealand. The air streams loop the ocean, unobstructed for 2000 miles, until they reach Slope Point causing incredibly strong winds. In fact, the winds are so strong and persistent here that they perpetually warp and twist the trees into these crooked, wind-swept shapes.
Abandoned Karátsonyi Castle in Beodra, Serbia The Karátsonyi family had Armenian roots, who became Hungarian count title in 1874. The family was famous of their generosity, they were protectors not only for the Hungarian Scientific Academy, but they also launched "scholarship" for dowerless poor girls. vajdasagikastelyok.blogspot.com
Off The Deep End: 12 Abandoned Swimming Pools; The irradiated ghost town of Pripyat is chock full of abandonments for one simple reason: the 1986 Chernobyl disaster destroyed the town without harming any of its structures. The fate of its people are another story altogether. Swimming Pool Building 1, highlighted here, is the largest of Pripyat’s public indoor pools