Brancaleone Ghost Town (Summer 2016)

Brancaleone Superiore is a ghost town in southern Calabria, Italy. Located on a hilltop with a splendid view over the Ionian Sea, the village was definitively abandoned in the 50s of the last century due to landslides. In November 2015, heavy rains caused the collapse of some abandoned buildings and changed the view of some parts of the village. A good reason to come back and photograph it again.

 

The ghost town of Brancaleone Superiore, Calabria, Italy.

 

The ghost town of Brancaleone Superiore, Brancaleone, Calabria, Italy.

 

The ghost town of Brancaleone Superiore, Brancaleone, Calabria, Italy.

 

Delapidated house in Brancaleone Superiore, Calabria, Italy.

 

Ruins in Brancaleone Superiore, Calabria, Italy.

 

Dilapidated house in Brancaleone ghost town, Brancaleone, Calabria, Italy.

 

Old cave church with the tree of life in Brancaleone Superiore, Calabria, Italy.

 

Ruined house in Brancaleone Ghost Town, Brancaleone, Calabria, Italy.

 

Tombstone in Brancaleone ghost town, Calabria, Italy.

 

Attenzione Percorso Accidentale (Attention, Ruged Path) road sign in Brancaleone Superiore ghost town, Brancaleone, Calabria, Italy.

 

Goats on the ruins of Brancaleone Superiore, Calabria, Italy.

 

Brancaleone Ghost town sunset

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