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These places were once filled with a lot of people living their lives. Abandoned for different reasons, now they look more like ghost towns or even the set of some horror movie. The mysterious remains of these formerly crowded and noisy locations can provoke fear, curiosity, and excitement all at the same time.
Here are 15 excellent examples of mysterious & abandoned places around the world that offer a glimpse into what the world without humans would look like and the reasons (sometimes tragic and sad) behind their departure.