Abandoned Islands: Beautiful Ruins Throughout the World


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Abandoned islands might not be your first choice of travel destination. But, they’re rich in history and perhaps even more beautiful in their deteriorated states. Reasons for their abandonment range from mother nature to simply lack of use. Whatever the cause, we can admire them from afar or venture to them ourselves.

Check out these 15 abandoned islands. Which one would you visit? Don’t forget to SHARE this list with your history-obsessed friends!