Humans tend to see objects where they don't actually exist. Whether it be a face in the clouds or hidden words in a picture, your mind has a way of imposing meaning onto our world. This list of 17 pictures you can't un-see is devoted to these moments.
In your lifetime, you'll visit a number of places that'll take your breath away. The Eiffel Tower, the Grand Canyon, Horseshoe Bend, or even the end point of a local hike. And then there are some places that are as curious as they are beautiful, in fact so curious that you'll feel shivers up and down your spine just standing there.
Below you'll find 17 of these places, a majority of which were abandoned due to budget cuts and fires, among other reasons.