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Olympics venues abandoned once the games were over

Love Exploring Logo By loveEXPLORING staff of Love Exploring | Slide 3 of 29: As far as abandoned Olympic venues go, the remnants of Sarajevo's Olympic Games are among the spookiest. As soldiers headed for the mountains surrounding the city during the Siege of Sarajevo, they used the Olympic facilities as hideouts and stored weapons there.

Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, 1984

As far as abandoned Olympic venues go, the remnants of Sarajevo's Olympic Games are among the spookiest. As soldiers headed for the mountains surrounding the city during the Siege of Sarajevo, they used the Olympic facilities as hideouts and stored weapons there.
© Thanassis Stavrakis/PA

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