Abandoned Buildings

Abkhazia features a lot of abandoned buildings exposing the past glamour of better times

The history and current situation of Abkhazia is complicated. Exploring the country reveals the past splendor of being a Soviet holiday destination with direct train links to Moscow.

Abandoned railway station in Sukhumi

Next to beautifully art-deco styled abandoned railway buildings, many newer concrete-style buildings bear the scars from recent wars.

Inside the Novy Afon railway building

Abkhazia has a mild climate. Despite some abandoned infrastructure, there is still plenty to see.

Abandoned railway building

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