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    Do you remember Danny driving on a red carpet through the long hallways in Stanley Kubricks Shining? Still curious about what is lurking behind the next corner, both afraid and waiting. Thats what I felt like while exploring this Hotel. It was built in 1899 and abandoned in the 60ies, maybe because the owners died. Almost everything is still in its place, even though some vandalism occured. The beds are made, there are still several bottles of wine and Coke (Afri, Pepsi and Coca Cola) in the cellar. In the attic, there are hundreds of personal letters, dating back to 1910 - some with remarks like "Zensiert vom Oberkommando der Wehrmacht" or "K.u.k. Militärbehörde". Even the gravestones of the former owners are waiting for you. You can explore the whole history of the Hotel there.

    A woman was living on the ground floor till the late 90ies, and all her things are left there - her glasses, her cloths, some puppies and dish liquid. She played the piano every day and loved sweets from Vienna.

    So if you want to spend a night there - everything is waiting for you...

    krugerlive, Jeremy Levine Design, and 11 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. Bill Baldridge 56 months ago | reply

      Everything works for me. Light, colors, composition. super

    2. LaPrimaDonna 56 months ago | reply

      Where would you find a horror herberge like this, empty of people! It looks so well kept...

    3. s t a g e 8 56 months ago | reply

      all I can think of is redrum... great image.

    4. Bousure 56 months ago | reply

      Great mood inside this pix !

    5. AJ Baxter 56 months ago | reply

      Nice composition - scary/haunting but nice all the same. Is that an axe I see?

    6. mav_at 56 months ago | reply

      No, there is no axe on this picture - at least I hope so, otherwise I would be frightened now...

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      Seen on your photo stream. (?)

    7. m y k 56 months ago | reply

      stunning place!
      where is it precisely ?

      thanks for comment.

    8. dalinean 56 months ago | reply

      I'm sorry that i missed this start of this series when you posted it.

    9. Off-Limits 56 months ago | reply

      Amazing place and very nice shots! Still so untouched!

    10. JakeSaunders1 54 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Urbex Passion for Corridors, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    11. vjhreeves [deleted] 54 months ago | reply

      I think this is one of your best of this series. The light, the color, the composition, all very nice. The sink and the chair add just the right amount of detail to keep your eye interested.

      I enjoyed the opportunity to view your photo at Explore My Photostream

    12. _eelco_ 50 months ago | reply

      This is top class stuff...Your description and background of this place is great extra material!

    13. chrissydieerste 50 months ago | reply

      musste sofort an shining denken!

    14. malavoda 50 months ago | reply

      And here's the red carpet...

    15. die minimalistin 49 months ago | reply

      vote now

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    16. uselesspsychic 49 months ago | reply

      This is awesome! Love The Shining.

    17. EXurban 49 months ago | reply

      CONGRATULATION
      You are the second winner of our monthly UX contest

      www.flickr.com/groups/beautyofdecay/discuss/7215762341160...

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