I can hardly believe it is Wednesday again, and in exactly one week it will be Halloween! Normally I would be decorating the exterior.

Abandoned mental asylum

More and more it reminded her of one of those condemned mental asylums from the turn of the century that were regularly featured on ghost hunting reality shows. ~Chapter The Angel of Reasons and Rhyme

The almost 500-year-old (built in 1628) building has functioned as a castle, a gin distillery, a tobacco factory, and, after World War I, a boarding school for girls financed by the Belgian aristocracy. In 1971, after French education was banned in Flemish regions, the school ceased activities and the building was abandoned. It was demolished in 2010.

9 of the Most Fascinating Abandoned Mansions from Around the World

Kasteel van Mesen, Lede, Belgium 9 of the Most Fascinating Abandoned Mansions from Around the World

abandoned by disney | abandonedplaces: Abandoned Disney: The Grand Floridian

Inspired by the History Channels Life after People. This is an interpretation of what Disney's Grand Floridian Hotel might look like if Walt Disney Worl. Life After Disney: Floridian

Ruins at Alba Mill by Leo Hohmann, via Flickr

These are some of the most awesome vines I've ever seen reclaiming a building.

Denbigh Asylum

Denbigh Asylum - One of the most pleasant and tranquil former asylums I've had the pleasure of visiting. Definately no malevolent spirits here!

The old Traverse City State Mental Hospital, also known as the Northern Michigan Asylum.  (photography by James Howe)

The old Traverse City State Mental Hospital, also known as the Northern Michigan Asylum. (photography by James Howe) Traverse City

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