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Abandoned Cold War relics time forgot

Love Exploring Logo By loveEXPLORING staff of Love Exploring | Slide 2 of 14: An aerial view of the housing built for the staff of this former base known as Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky-54. Established in 1960, it was an important naval base for much of the Cold War, but was closed in 1996 and is now a remote tourist destination on Russia’s Pacific coast.

Bechevinka, Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia

An aerial view of the housing built for the staff of this former base known as Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky-54. Established in 1960, it was an important naval base for much of the Cold War, but was closed in 1996 and is now a remote tourist destination on Russia’s Pacific coast.
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