Abandoned Vacation Center, France

Abandoned Vacation Center, France
If you liked The Shinning movie, maybe you will like this urban exploration of an abandoned vacation center (winter / summer camp), in France. Location won’t be mentioned. Exploration has been made with an authorization. The abandoned building was used as a vacation center for kids, to enjoy the beautiful mountains around. There is three floors and a basement. Mainly composed with dormitories and other bedrooms, the vacation center includes a wide kitchen, a nice common living-room with a fireplace, …

Abandoned Mansion, Quebec, Canada

Abandoned Mansion, Quebec, Canada
An abandoned mansion located in the Eastern Townships, in Quebec, Canada, explored during a nice rurex photo session. This old house is still well preserved, despite some vandalism in some rooms, but not that much. The building is surrounded by a fence and barbwires, which allow to keep the place clean and not broken, or covered by graffiti. Entering the mansion thanks to the main entrance, leads on a long and narrow corridor. The light coming through the door creates …

Abandoned Factory Quebec, Saint-Hubert

Abandoned Factory Quebec, Saint-Hubert
On the south shore of Montreal (Quebec), in the old city of Saint Hubert (currently it’s a borough of Longueuil) is a abandoned factory. Apparently, the building was used to provide heating for the surrounding warehouses and hangars. They were part of a large complex of a partially destroyed and now abandoned military base. If the little information I could find is correct, most of the base buildings, and 171 of its 186 acres were sold to various companies, CLC …

Vivioures Castle, Herault, France

Vivioures Castle, Herault, France
Viviourès Castle, also known as the Roquette Castle (Château de la Roquette) is located in the department of Herault, in the south of France. Built on the Hortus mountain, between the villages of Valflaunès and Saint-Martin-de-Londres, 25 km from Montpellier. It faces the Pic Saint-Loup, and is surrounded by a landscape of scrub (garrigue), with its oak and limestone. The Viviourès Castle once served as a fortress but also a place to live. The first mention of the castle date …

Urban Exploration – Movies, Documentaries, TV Series

Urban Exploration – Movies, Documentaries, TV Series
If your are an urban photographer or an urban explorer, and are looking for some movies, documentaries or TV series about urban exploration, here is a list that I made. I didn’t watch all of them, but some are good, some are, less good… (Check on Imdb first) It can give you an idea about what urban exploration is, or make you smile and remember an abandoned asylum you explored, think about thrills you got when you visited an old …