Forgotten Chernobyl Posts

6th March 2018

One week after Easter the feast of the dead known as “hrobki” is celebrated in Ukraine. The custom requires that on that day a whole living family meets on nearby…

5th March 2018


7th February 2018


3rd January 2018

Bernat Klein Studio is one of the most architecturally-influential buildings constructed in Scotland since the WW2. It was built in 1972 just outside Selkirk as a workspace fror the textile…

20th December 2017


15th December 2017

Rarely visited Secondary School in Chernobyl Zone.  

7th December 2017

Mashevo Secondary School is among the best preserved locations in the entire Chernobyl Exclusion Zone, mostly thanks to the village’s remote location, over an hour drive from Chernobyl town and…

29th November 2017

The town of Chernobyl was evacuated on the 27th April 1986, only thirty hours after accident at the Nuclear Power Plant. Today Chernobyl is mostly a ghost town however a…

22nd November 2017


22nd November 2017

Built probably in 1895 in Kettleholm near Lockerbie this astonishing mansion in Scots Baronial style lays in ruins. Many of the prominent features such as candle-snuffer roofs or corbelling have long…

22nd November 2017

Built around 1895, double-storey house and kennels to former Milkbank House in Dumfries and Galloway.   Visited in July 2017.            

20th November 2017

Grain Mill located on a Kolkhoz Farm near Zymovyshche village. It is often mistaken for the Cordon Mill model used in in S.T.A.L.K.E.R. video game series however the real inspiration…

16th November 2017

Pripyat Dock Cranes visited in 2016 on a foggy day.    

15th November 2017

Construction site of the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant Reactor Block 5 and 6. The site is being used by metal scrappers and therefore not accessible too often. Typically for an unfinished…

12th November 2017
28th October 2017

Located near Andriyivskyy Descent and easily accessible via the Kontraktova Ploshcha metro station, the Ukrainian National Chornobyl Museum might be small but it’s packed with photographs, personal items and documents belonging to…

17th October 2017