LOCATION: Europe

Move Over Glamping, we present the new trend,“Champing”
Jake Kilroy
REPORT
No. 26770
VENUE:
Champing in Churches
LOCATION:
England
TYPE
STYLE
SETTINGS
Treasured Country Churches
Champing by Candlelight
English Countryside
REPORTER: Jake Kilroy

When I was a boy, I’d go camping with my family every summer, and, on hikes, I’d find my father taking moments to stare off into the wild green and soulful brown of the woods. Each year, he was astounded by the solitude, and each year, he’d tell us, “This is my church.”

Camping does that to you. It restrings your heart like a guitar.

 

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Creepily Cool Photos of Abandoned Hotels. Would you Host a Party here?
Alyssa Brown
REPORT
No. 26709
VENUE:
Abandoned European Hotels
LOCATION:
Europe
TYPE
STYLE
SETTINGS
Hotel / Resort / Spa
Unexpected Yet Lavish Locale
Luxurious and Opulant Abandoned Hotels
REPORTER: Alyssa Brown

Imagine if the most luxurious, opulent hotel you’ve ever seen just closed its doors one day and left everything inside as it was.  Now imagine entering those same doors twenty, even thirty years later; what kind of time capsule you’d find, how the earth and dust would settle over the interiors and exteriors.  It’s all very I Am Legend, right?  Well, Austrian photographer Thomas Windisch documented such a series of encounters across 12,000 miles of Europe that includes photos of 100 hotels that have been abandoned and left to the elements. 

 

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