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These Unbelievable Photos Show Spooky Abandoned ’60s Resorts Then and Now

These Unbelievable Photos Show Spooky Abandoned ’60s Resorts Then and Now September 6, 2017

abandoned '60s resorts then and now

    Photographer Pablo Iglesias Maurer collected postcards, matchbooks and other items showing Borscht Belt hotels and resorts in the 1960s. Then he recreated the images with photos of the same places now abandoned. Because nothing lasts forever. And the images of these abandoned ’60s resorts then and now prove it…

    Abandoned Resort Then And Now

    abandoned '60s resorts then and now
    IMAGE BY: Pablo Iglesias Maurer

    Hi, I’m the Ghost of the Poconos. In the ’60s, I vacationed here with my family every summer. Now I haunt the long-abandoned husks of various Catskills resorts, trying to recapture those idyllic days. I remember this patio well. I drank a lot of gin-and-tonics under those umbrellas, let me tell you.