Monday 22 December 2014

'The most desolate city on earth': Google Street View goes to Japan's Battleship Island

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Google’s Street View team have been to some pretty extraordinary places in their time but rarely have they been anywhere as desolate as Japan’s Battleship Island.
Google’s Street View team have been to some pretty extraordinary places in their time but rarely have they been anywhere as desolate as Japan’s Battleship Island.
Hashima Island has been described as “the most desolate place on earth”
The island is a former industrial town that was abandoned after Mitsubishi closed the final remaining coal mine in 1974.
An image of the abandoned Hashima island on Google Street view
An image of the abandoned Hashima island on Google Street view
Abandoned buildings Hashima island
An image of the abandoned Hashima island on Google Street view
An image of the abandoned Hashima island on Google Street view
An image of the abandoned Hashima island on Google Street view
Abandoned buildings and wasteland on Hashima Island

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