Yet this is not a monument to a fallen tsar or departed dictator. It is a TV tower. What is more, it’s an unfinished TV tower. Nonetheless it gives the city another claim to fame – as the home to the tallest abandoned structure in the world.
Skellig Michael – Mysterious Monastery in the Atlantic
If you enjoyed this feature about the TV Tower of Yekaterinburg, why not go back a little further in time?
Skellig Michael, is home to something quite extraordinary – a 1400 year old monastery which only a handful of people get to see each year.
Image Credit Flickr User Chad Husby