Vernacular Just one of many abandoned Russian villages, scattered across huge Russia. People simply leave for cities where they can earn more, and thousands of Russian wooden architecture masterpieces, sometimes more than 200 years old, stay by their own.
Christian Church – the town was abandoned due to cave-in risk of the buildings as well as groundwater contamination by toxic metals, both caused by over a century of unrestricted mining activity beneath the town – Picher (ghost town), Oklahoma, USA
wouldn't this be the perfect place for a small Christmas wedding? Just enough space for the minister, witnesses, the bride and groom. This would be beautiful for any wedding, such a wonderful place, on the side of a hill.