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Ghost Town Kolmanskop, Namibia

A few miles from the port town of Lüderitz in Namibia is a well-known ghost town, Kolmanskop. In the 19th century, this area of desert was a thriving diamond-mining town. Diamonds were discovered in the desert in 1908, and Germans quickly moved in to exploit the discovery. The town that […]

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