10 Creepiest Ghost Towns In The World | thevoyaging.com

With an ever-growing population it is sometimes hard to believe that there are places that are no longer inhabited. What causes these towns to become abandoned vary. Some were tragedies while others no longer served their original purpose. Regardless of the reason, they are often eerie and invoke wonder about what those towns once looked like as bustling communities. Here are 10 of the creepier ghost towns in the world.

(Shabab Libya | Libyan Youth Movement)

Tawergha, Libya

Not too long ago this town was the scene of intense fighting. The Libyan Civil War broke out and the town was evacuated in October of 2011 by the militia of the National Transitional Council of Lybia. It hasn’t seen a soul since August of 2012.

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