The shredded McDonald’s sign above defiantly overlooks a storm-ravaged Galveston neighborhood in this stark image by evinsj of DeviantART. 2008′s Hurricane Ike was the costliest hurricane in Texas history and when it slammed into Galveston, Texas early on the morning of September 13th it was a high Category 2 hurricane packing winds of 110 mph (175 km/h).
L'école de médecine vétérinaire, a former veterinary school in Brussels, Belgium, still houses its teaching tools. Jars stuffed with organs and animal bodies line the walls, setting off the building's more mundane decay.
Spain, Barcelona, L'Aquatic Paradis - abandoned aquatic water park. Overwhelmed by debt and lack of sponsors, the Aquatic Park in Sitges ceased to be a paradise and became an urban legend: it is said that a child died in the water park.