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Forsaken Fortresses

Abandoned Superstructures Form Spooky Skylines

— October 12, 2010 — Unique
From dilapidated high rises to deserted urban towers, abandoned superstructures form some of today's spookiest skylines.

Some of these structures were never completed, and most lie almost completely uninhabited creating a sense of despair and decay. On the other hand, If you're looking for the perfect place to set the stage for Hallows Eve, these forsaken fortresses would make an ideal place to spend the night.

Implications - Within the gallery, you will find numerous beautiful buildings that are sadly unoccupied. Some have gone bankrupt and some will eventually be brought back to life in time. Some of the buildings look quite impressive, while others look like they should probably be torn down.
Trend Themes
1. Abandoned Architecture - There is an opportunity to repurpose these forsaken fortresses as unusual attractions such as museums, galleries or even luxury hotels.
2. Urban Exploration - There is an opportunity for businesses to offer unique experiences to adventure-seekers through guided tours and photography workshops of these abandoned superstructures.
3. Eco-friendly Demolition - There is an opportunity to introduce innovative ways and processes of eco-friendly demolition to these deserted structures, reducing environmental impact and waste production.
Industry Implications
1. Hospitality - Luxury hotels can repurpose these abandoned superstructures, offering guests a unique and unconventional stay experience.
2. Tourism - Tour companies can provide guided tours and photography workshops of these abandoned superstructures to adventure-seekers.
3. Demolition - Demolition companies can introduce eco-friendly methods to tear down these deserted structures, reducing environmental impact and waste production.
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