Whether you believe in ghosts or not, there are just some places in which none of us would want to spend the night. These places have a well earned reputation as being creepy, mysterious and unsettling (or all three) that they definitely qualify as haunted.
Even though run-down buildings spark our imagination and curiosity, most of us don’t have the courage to go anyway near them — let alone after dark. But luckily, you don’t have to! You can totally get the goosebumps right in the comfort of your own home by checking out these 10 of the most unsettling, creepy looking places on earth.
#1. Kolmanskop, Namibia – Once A Diamond Hub, Now Another Victim To The Sands Of Time
#2. Pripyat, Ukraine – The Chernobyl Disaster Reduced Pripyat To A Radioactive Ghost Town
#3. House On Holland Island, U.S.A. – Erosion Of The Island’s Mud And Silt Coast Caused An Entire Colony To Vanish, Except For This House (It Finally Fell In 2010)
#4. Sunken Yacht, Antarctica – You Can Find The Shipwreck In Ardley Cove In Antarctica, A Single Brazilian Yacht Abandoned By A Film Crew Planning To Film A Documentary
#5. Abandoned Military Hospital In Beelitz, Germany – Originally Built For Hitler To Recover From A Leg Wound, This Was One Of Many Places Abandoned After The Soviet Advancement
#6. Underwater City In Shicheng, China – Forget Atlantis, Would You Believe That This Underwater City Is 1341 Years Old?
#7. Nara Dreamland, Japan – This Theme Park Was Operational For Over 40 Years Before It Finally Closed In 2006
#8. I.M. Cooling Tower, Belgium – What Was Once Used To Introduce And Cool Hot Water To The Structure Now Only Looks Like Where A Bond Villain Would Hang Out
#9. 102-Year-Old Floating Forest in Sydney, Australia – It Was First Part Of A Dismantling Yard And Then Has Kind Of Floated There Since The End Of WWII
#10. Michigan Central Station Detroit, U.S.A. – Closed In 1988, You Might Recognize It From 8 Mile; It’s Still Undecided What Is To Become Of It