THE SPINNING MILL’S VILLA

The Spinning Mill’s Villa In a residential area of ​​Bergamo, you will find this villa, once very luxurious but now in an advanced state of degradation, which belonged to the owner of the spinning mill located a few meters away from the house. Story of The Spinning Mill’s Villa The…

VILLA COSTINA: STORY OF A PIGNORATION

Although the name Villa Costina reminds a succulent barbecue (costina means rib in English), this house has nothing see with summer barbecues. It is so called because in the past  belonged to the Costas, a well-to-do  family that produced wine and had many servants, who stayed in special apartments. Story of…

THE TAILOR’S VILLA: AN ABANDONED WORLD OF TRIMS AND BUTTONS

The Villa del Sarto is a dwelling-company scattered in the countryside belonging to a tailor who has been deceased for years, where there is still an infinite number of buttons, lace and trimmings. The Tailor’s Villa In the middle of a neglected country street full of rubbish, you can find…

VILLE SBERTOLI: THE ASYLUM FOR THE RICH

Finally, after a long time, I managed to explore a place for some time in my whistlist urbex: Ville Sbertoli. History of Ville Sbertoli Ville Sbertoli is a complex of 25 buildings called precisely villas (certainly more elegant and sweet of the term pavilions) founded in 1868 by Dr. Agostino…

VOGHERA ASYLUM: THE PAINFUL CITY

One of my favorite abandoned places is undoubtedly Voghera Asylum, both for the good state of preservation and for the gritty restlessness that he transmits to me every time I step in. History of Voghera Asylum This huge complex in neoclassical style was built in 1876 at the behest of…

THE HOUSE OF MARY POPPINS TO RETURN CHILDREN

The House of Mary Poppins Hi there, in this exploration I and the Pink Fluffy Unicorn we will send you back to the past in the House of Mary Poppins. This beautiful abandoned villa is called like this because it became a mini colony for children and the numerous clothes…

THE RELIGIOUS WOMAN’S INN

The Religious Woman’s Inn Hi there, in this exploration me and the Pink Fluffy Unicorn  will take you to an abandoned inn belonging to a woman literally obsessed with religion: although she has two aunts nuns, I have never found so many sacred objects gathered in one place. Will she…