"Black Palace" (Damnak Sla Khmao) was a little summer palace of King Sihanouk, abandoned sometime in the late 1960's or early 1970's. It's located on Bokor Hill… Read more "Black Palace"
This hospitality square full of pubs, clubs and a real groovy music store in Christchurch was once a hub of entertainment. Since the 2011 earthquakes devastated the…… Read more “Earthquake damaged pub square, Christchurch, New Zealand.”
Exploring the ruin of the French colonial era Bokor Casino Hotel in Cambodia recently. The Casino was fought over by the invading/liberating Vietnamese army and the murderous…… Read more “Casino Rouge”
Exploring the abandoned former French colonial era church on Bokor Mountain in Cambodia recently. In 1978 the Vietnamese invaded Cambodia, toppling the murderous Khmer Rouge in a matter…… Read more “Church : Time”
The Sathorn Unique (aka the Ghost Tower) is a 185 meter 49 story unfinished skyscaper in downtown Bangkok near the Chao Phraya river. The proposed luxury condominium tower was…… Read more “The Ghost Tower”
In a small rural town of North Island New Zealand lives this little forgotten wall and village. Once a labour of love for the pastor of the…… Read more “New Zealand’s forgotten miniature village”
Not your usual urbex video, but exploring ruins nonetheless. This is the strange fusion temple complex of Banteay Prey Nokor in Cambodia that we visited late last year.…… Read more “Nokor”
The teacher in this Bulgarian classroom clearly wanted her/his students to fully know their surroundings and themselves. Anti-fascist partisan artwork was still on display well beyond the fall…… Read more “Anatomy Class”
Another victim of the earthquakes, this historic wartime island was once used as a quarantine station, Maori fortification and a defence against Russian attacks. On arrival and after a…… Read more “New Zealand’s Island Fortress”
This derelict and forgotten film set was never actually used for filming as the movie was mothballed after running out of money. The set still stands waiting…… Read more “Kingdom’s gone!”
Built out of New Zealand native kauri wood in 1899 and the largest structure in New Zealand around in its time, this grand mansion is slated for…… Read more “The Mansion”
Built in 1916 and located in the heart of the town and next door to the town’s biggest attraction, this old hospital has sat abandoned since 2003.…… Read more “Hospital springs”
The information I had surrounding this location sounded almost mythological, an abandoned North Korean prison movie set in Queenstown? Since access to the mountain had been closed for the…… Read more “North Korea in New Zealand”
Marine land was a marine mammal park that opened in 1965 and closed in 2009 with some of the animals being relocated and some staying on until…… Read more “The Old Marine Zoo”
Exploring a century old shipwreck near Wellington recently… https://vimeo.com/133434536
This explore went unexpectedly smooth and what every urban explorer hopes for – easy entry, no interruptions and a location that was full of memories of the past…… Read more “Horrors of the elderly”
Images of the exterior of Christchurch Cathedral from a couple of months ago. The Cathedral was badly damaged in the February 22nd 2011 earthquake (and other aftershocks)… Read more "Cathedral"
Sitting unused and idle for the last 14 years after closing in 2001 and sitting next to an active military base, this old polytech has been a…… Read more “Abandoned Polytechnic”
Soon to be imploded, this old Police station was built in 1972, it was the 11th tallest building in the city before the earthquakes. Cautious in our…… Read more “Soon to be imploded”
This plant was closed in 2009 with a large amount of redundancies and has sat vacant ever since with attempts at re purposing the plant failing. Inside…… Read more “Derelict Meat Killing Plant”
https://vimeo.com/123483243 Getting all religious at an historic abandoned chapel recently…
Cargill’s castle is located on a beautiful position overlooking the pacific ocean, it is one of only two castle’s in New Zealand. Gutted by fire and restored…… Read more “Cargill’s Castle”
Urbex Central found this abandoned bar situated in Wellington a couple of years ago, on a recent revisit we noticed the location had been trashed and tagged…… Read more “‘Devil’s Angles’ Gang House”
Chilling out on a hot summers day (today) in some favorite UC tunnels/conduits...