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Gallery of Gallery: Mystical Photos of an Abandoned Chinese Village - 1

Gallery: Mystical Photos of an Abandoned Chinese Village,© Jane Qing via Bored Panda


Somewhere off China's eastern shore lies an abandoned fishing community on Gouqi Island. The once-thriving community is now completely overrun by lush greenery, and it's become a favorite site for professional photographers from all over the world. Gouqi Island is part of a cluster of 400 islands collectively known as

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Abandoned Fishing Village in China Reclaimed by Nature

In the mouth of the Yangtze River off the eastern coast of China, a small island holds a secret haven lost to the forces of time and nature—an abandoned fishing village swallowed by dense layers of ivy slowly creeping over every brick and path. Houtou Wan Village is located on Gouqi Island, which belongs to a group of 394 islands known as the Shengsi Islands in the Zhoushan Archipelago. It's one of many examples of small villages in China that have become ghost towns due to urbanization…

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Interactive net blow-up

Interactive net blow-up Une conception du collective Numen avec ce filet blow-up près du front de mer à Yokohama au Japon.