Urban Exploration

St. Nicholas Fortress

Large, airy hallways hide within an impenetrable fortress that beckons urban explorers.<p>One of the best-preserved fortresses along the Croatian coast …

Europe

Lloyd’s goes to court to stop ‘trespassing’ climbers

The venerable Lloyd’s insurance market has taken on the YouTube generation by seeking an injunction to stop people from climbing its building.<p>Lloyd’s …

Climbing

Daredevils scale abandoned building for 'killer' New Year's Eve view

Daredevils keen to get the best view of the New Year's Eve fireworks have posted precarious photos from atop an abandoned building.<p>Around 70 members …

Amazing

Veteran Urban Explorer Shares His Best Trips of the Year

Bob Thissen, the filmmaker behind the YouTube channel Exploring the Unbeaten Path, explores manmade spots that have been abandoned and left to …

Portrait Photography

Chelsea take legal action after trespassing incidents at Stamford Bridge

<b>Chelsea have taken legal action which would prevent urban explorers entering Stamford Bridge and the club's training ground at Cobham without permission.</b><p>The High Court order follows incidents believed to involve YouTubers who upload videos of themselves inside or on the roof of stadiums.<p>Six people …

English Premier League

Veteran Urban Explorer Shares His Best Trips of the Year

From unused space shuttles to remote islands, this adventurer breaks down his favorite destinations of the year.<p>As a teenager, Bob Thissen rummaged through abandoned buildings for fun. About 11 years ago, he decided to go pro with his intrepid interest. Today, Thissen is the 32-year-old Dutch …

List-Worthy

These eerie photos show abandoned Midlands theme park looking like a ghost town

Every single year, Midlands families will flock to a string of theme parks in the region - from Drayton Manor to Alton Towers.<p>One you may not be …

Birmingham, UK

Reel Life - Annie Leibovitz: Life Through a Lens

written by lomographymagazine on 2017-02-01 #gear #tutorials #videos<p>In the age of compact cameras and smart phone photography, and where 35mm is …

Photography

Our favorite photos of 2017: City & Urban

Choosing a headline to represent these images was tricky—selecting our favorites, from the millions of outstanding images in our passionate …

Paulinskill Viaduct

Once the world's largest reinforced concrete structure, this abandoned bridge now beckons urban explorers.<p>The Paulinskill Viaduct, which was …

Graffiti

Launching into the wilderness of Florida's Space Coast

Of all the state's nicknamed coasts (Emerald Coast, Forgotten Coast, Paradise Coast), you’d think Florida's Space Coast would be the most developed. Its name implies a certain amount of infrastructure – the massive man made apparatus (literally) fueled the American exploration of space – but it is, …

Florida

Chinese rooftop climber dies after 62-storey fall

Credits WeiboAlt Text RooftopperSocial media star Wu Yongning had been competing in a ‘rooftopping’ competition One-Minute Read Tuesday, December 12, …

China

Give the Gift of Discovery with Untapped Cities Gift Cards! - Untapped Cities

Seeking the perfect present for the urban explorer in your life? This holiday season, give the gift of discovery. We’re are very pleased to offer …

Cities

Urban Explorer Ventures In To The Crooked Cottage, Left Untouched For 9 Years

The name "crooked cottage" conjures up images of fairy tale domiciles inhabited by witches and wolves, but in this story the Crooked Cottage earned …

The 2017 Untapped Cities Holiday Gift Guide of the Urban Explorer - Untapped Cities

Our annual holiday Untapped Cities Shop is back – a curated gift shop of New York products by artists, food purveyors, photographers, and writers we …

Coney Island

New Network of Ice Age Caves Found Beneath the Streets of Montreal

[ By SA Rogers in Travel & Urban Exploration. ]Manually chipping away at rock for hours, two cave explorers have discovered a massive, previously …

Urbanism

A 'forgotten' world: Canada's urban explorers revel in the disheveled

'Urbex' enthusiasts venture into abandoned buildings, the underbellies of bridges, storm-drain networks, and high-rise rooftops. They often come away …

Cities

2017 Holiday Gift Guide By Personality Type

There’s a just-right gift for everyone on your list. Here are the products that turned my head and perked up my ears this year, along with the personality types I think will love them. With brilliant innovations and winning design, these objects d’wow will bring style, sophistication and excellent …

Education

Get Ready For "Urban Exploration" with the North Face's Fall/Winter 2017 Collection

The final drop of the year.<p>Classic outerwear brand The North Face previously introduced the “Black Series” from its Urban Exploration line, and now …

Shoes

Secret Spaces: 12 Architectural Easter Eggs Hidden Under Our Noses

By now, most of us are aware of the abandoned, once-forgotten subway stations and other underground wonders hidden beneath the streets of cities …

Urbanism

Superb Exploration of Spooky Landscapes

In this era of satellites and drones, the photographer’s role is gradually being challenged by the emergence of new technological tools offering the …

Photography

The 10 Best Snobshots of the Week

We’re back with another edition of the ten best Snobshots found on Instagram this week. If you are unfamiliar with our Snobshots series, it’s our …

Fashion

How outerwear and workwear became fashion must-haves again, led by ’90s favourite The North Face

Sooner or later everything comes back into vogue, and that applies to The North Face, the American outerwear specialist that is now enjoying …

News (China)

13 Savvy Gift Ideas for Urban Explorers

Equal parts stylish and sensible, these gifts will be must-packs when yet another buzzworthy city calls.<p>There are travelers, and then there are</i> …

Travel

TEN AND ONE Annual Lomography Photo Awards: Open Submissions 2017

Welcome to this year's open submission round of the TEN AND ONE: Annual Lomography Photo Awards!Read More

Lomography

The North Face Spotlights Iconic '90s Outerwear Pieces in Berlin

To celebrate its new European Urban Exploration store.<p>The North Face is set to launch a new European Urban Exploration store in Berlin. To mark the occasion, the outdoor stalwart took to the streets of the German capital to spotlight a slew of iconic ’90s outerwear pieces. Captured by local …

The North Face Urban Exploration Unveils the Tech Denim Collection

For the uninitiated, The North Face Urban Exploration is described as the "downtown expression" of the outdoor brand, one that blends fashion and …

10 Instagram accounts for lovers of spooky, decaying places

We can’t look away!<p><i>Editor's Note: This post was originally published in October 2015 and has been updated with the most recent information.</i><p>Call it ruin porn or urbex (urban exploration), but inspired photos of abandoned buildings have an uncanny ability to be creepy and beautiful at the same time. …

Instagram

The North Face Urban Exploration 2017 秋冬全新「Tech Denim」系列

多款不输 Supreme 联名设计的 90 年代经典之作重新亮相。<p>By Jas/Nov 10, 2017<p>兼具户外机能与都市风格的注目新作。<p>By Eric Hsu/Jul 28, 2017<p>以 BEAMS 经典元素及撞色呈现户外机能装备。<p>By HB Team/Aug 26, 2017

In A First, North Face Campaign Positions Company As A Fashion Brand

The North Face (TNF) is out with a new campaign that for the first time positions the outdoor gear and apparel company as a fashion brand.<p>Developed …

Advertising Industry