Am I in Mars? Wanli UFO Houses, Taiwan

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This resort is a complex of vintage retro futuristic houses. This place really fits the spirit of analogue lifestyle. It’s a forgotten paradise for Lomographers

If you’ve never been to the famous Sanzhi UFO houses, there’s another resort which may cure your regret. The resort is in the north coast too, located inside Howard Hotel in Wanli Township, about an hour and a half from Sanzhi. Just like Sanzhi UFO houses, it’s abandoned too.

The resort is a complex of vintage retro futuristic houses. There are some Futuro houses just like what Finnish architect, Matti Suuronen, designed back in 1968. Made of plastic and polyester in flying saucer like shapes and airplane hatch entrances.

I have no idea why this place is abandoned. I mean this place is awesome. The surrounding area will make you question, “Am I in Mars?”. It also gives back the feeling of retro 60s and 70s like in Beatles movies.

written by irufan7 on 2011-09-25 in #world #locations #sanzhi-ufo-houses #flying-saucer #taiwan #escape-from-the-city #futuristic

7 Comments

  1. panelomo
    panelomo ·

    Matti Suuronen = inspiration

  2. chethong
    chethong ·

    I heard this place is haunted too!

  3. explorette
    explorette ·

    cool! :)

  4. susielomovitz
    susielomovitz ·

    LOVE IT! Want to buy it!!!

  5. mudpievivi
    mudpievivi ·

    ET phoned home and he got picked up by his family :(

  6. feelux
    feelux ·

    Niiiice!

  7. adam_g2000
    adam_g2000 ·

    @chethong by spaceghost.

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