Abandoned Resorts of the Northeast (America Through Time) (Paperback)

Abandoned Resorts of the Northeast (America Through Time) By Rusty Tagliareni, Christina Mathews Cover Image
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Abandoned resorts are both haunting and humbling to behold. Massive, cavernous, and sprawling, they once brimmed with life and laughter. Now they stand in eerie silence--a life of solitude they seem ill-suited to.

Occasionally there are places which, through some chain of events, planned or not, come to embody a specific era in American popular culture. The massive vacation resorts of yesteryear are throwbacks to a way of life we seem to have drifted away from over the recent decades. They are relics of a simpler time when driving into the mountains with one's family was the pinnacle of a vacation getaway. These resorts still exist today, though by-and-large they have been left to rot, thrown away by a society that no longer requires them. They are decaying reminders that, not long ago, simply enjoying one another's company was considered a vacation.

Walk the darkened halls and wander the shadowed lobbies of these immense, abandoned resorts, and witness what happens when properties built to entertain thousands are left without a soul to care for, or to care for them.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781634992770
ISBN-10: 1634992776
Publisher: America Through Time
Publication Date: November 9th, 2020
Pages: 128
Language: English
Series: America Through Time