05/30/2013 10:43 am ET Updated Jul 30, 2013

Eerily Beautiful Abandoned Places

Conde Nast Traveler

A ship graveyard in Mauritania, a picturesque 16th century Italian village, a once-grand train station--we can't help but be mesmerized by these mysterious and beautiful abandoned places around the world.

-- By Laura Ratliff, Condé Nast Traveler

Eerily Beautiful Abandoned Places

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