Archived Articles: 7 Wonders Series

The 7 Wonders of the World have been documented, discussed, described and photographed extensively - but those are just the old seven wonders, or even the new seven wonders. Here you will find new and unique world wonders ranging from amazing abandoned towns and cities to incredible engineering innovations and much more.

7 Deadly Engineering Disasters of the Industrial Age

Messing around with money-saving shortcuts or failing to understand basic physics can have deadly consequences when it comes to engineering structures like ...

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Ruins of America: 7 Castle-Like Abandoned Modern Wonders

The word ‘castle’ may conjure up visions of medieval villages in places like Scotland or Romania, but believe it or not, America has its own ...

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Derelict Dubai: 7 Sandy Abandoned Wonders of the UAE

Known for its extravagance and disdain for rational limits, Dubai never shies away from incredibly ambitious architectural projects – but when they fail, ...

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Underground Urban Wonders: 7 Stunning Sub-City Spaces

Far below the bustling cities of London, Paris, Montreal, New York and Helsinki are subterranean spaces ranging from dark, dank and dangerous storm drain ...

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Seaside Ruins: 7 Abandoned Wonders of the Mediterranean

Remains of everything from an island prison that once held mafia bosses to the shells of modern Greek villas that fell victim to economic strife bake under the ...

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Haunting Haikyo: 7 Abandoned Wonders of Modern Japan

Haikyo is the Japanese term for ‘ruins’ and intimates infiltration and exploration of the country’s abandoned places, of which there are ...

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Failed Jungle Utopia: 7 Abandoned Wonders of Brazil

The remains of Henry Ford’s failed rubber-producing city, two rusting theme parks, intricate colonial facades and a railroad that set the scene for 7,000 ...

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Great Blight North: 7 Abandoned Wonders of Canada

Canada’s abandoned wonders include greying neoclassical banks in downtown Toronto, forgotten asylums, beautiful Beaux Arts hydro power stations and a ...

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Cold Comfort: 7 Abandoned Wonders of Scandinavia

A Russian ghost town on a Norwegian island in the Arctic, decaying modernist houses in Sweden and woodland homes taken over by wildlife in Finland are among ...

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Great Ghost Cities: 7 Eerie Abandoned Wonders of China

An ancient city made of intricately carved stone sits silent at the bottom of a lake, a replica of Paris complete with an Eiffel Tower is eerily empty, and a ...

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