Nice write-up at Fogonazos : " Kolmanskop is a ghost town in southern Namibia, a few kilometers inland from the port of Lüderitz.
There is a slowly sinking city in the desert of southern Namibia, Africa, a ghost town called Kolmanskop. In the diamonds were discovered just sitting upon the sand, waiting to be found, so …
Kolmanskop Ghost Town
Discover Kolmanskop Ghost Town in Namibia: The remains of diamond fever taken over by the desert.
"The Blue Room" - Kolmanskop, Namibia
Photograph Namibia - Kolmanskop doors by Fabrizio Fenoglio
Featured Place: Kolmanskop, Namibia
Kolmanskop, a ghost town in the desert of southern Namibia, Africa. In the diamonds were discovered just sitting upon the sand, waiting to be found, so people from all over the world with diamond fever flocked there.
A beautiful collection of photos capturing a century-old abandoned town being swallowed by the sands in the African desert.
An abandoned town slowly being consumed by the Namib desert is shown in these photographs by Romain Veillon of buildings filled with sand dunes.
Kolmanskop is a ghost town in the Namib Desert in southern Namibia abandoned around 55 years ago.
Kolmanskop in Namibia Abandoned diamond mining town which is being taken over by the desert Photo by thoschi