Permission visits

Down Street Tube Station

Written by  on December 8, 2016

I’ve wanted to explore a disused tube station ever since I got interested in urbex and railways, but for a while I didn’t think I’d ever[...]

Glasgow Central Station Tour

Written by  on September 25, 2016

The abandoned portion of the Glasgow Central Railway through the west end was probably my favourite explore so far. But although the section of that line[...]

One that got away: Bernat Klein’s Studio

Written by  on September 17, 2016

We first visited Bernat Klein’s Studio almost three years ago, in between exploring various textile mill buildings in the nearby towns. At the time[...]

Gesundbrunnen Bunker Tour, Berlin

Written by  on September 6, 2016

This post is different from normal in a couple of ways… firstly, this was an organised tour. To some people that’s not “real” urban[...]

Edinburgh’s Disused Tunnels: Scotland Street, Rodney Street and Trinity

Written by  on July 18, 2014

With the South Bridge Vaults and Mary King’s Close (as well as a few oddities like Gilmerton Cove), Edinburgh has become quite famous for its historic[...]

Manchester and Salford Junction Canal, November 2012

Written by  on November 21, 2012

This one wasn’t exactly your traditional urban explore… it was actually an organised tour that you buy tickets for and everything. But it was[...]

Gilmerton Cove, March 2012

Written by  on March 31, 2012

(This entry describes a guided tour rather than a traditional urban explore, but I think it’s an interesting and obscure enough place to merit a[...]