Abandoned Tawergha, Lybia(The town was emptied by the militia of the National Transitional Council of Lybia in October Tawergha has a population of in
There is nothing more haunting than a once-thriving town that has been abandoned and consumed by the elements. Here are images from some of the most incredible ghost towns in the world.
Kolmanskop or Kolmanskuppe, Namibia - Kolmanskop was founded in in the middle of the Namibian diamond fever, but the city with a casino, a hospital and a school was slowly deserted right after the First World War, when the diamond sales dropped.
Often referred to as Namibia’s Ghost Town, Kolmanskop was once the site of a diamond rush and a bust. - "Kolmanskop" by Damien du Toit / Kolmanskop ghost town Uploaded by CC BY via Commo.