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Time stands still: The empty streets of an abandoned Inner Mongolian city

Last year, we ran a post last year about the frighteningly dystopian abandoned spaces in China. The Kangbashi New Area district in the Inner Mongolian city of Ordos is one of these places, and writer Damon Richter has a fascinating first-person account on his blog — as well as many bewildering snapshots of the empty streets — of his recent visit there.

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Kangbashi photography
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Low Lai Chow travels light and is working on exercising demons from her past. Find out more about her at lowlaichow.com.