Neatorama Posts Tagged "towns"
Nine of the Most Isolated Towns on Earth

Longyearbyen, Norway | Image: Bjørn Christi...  ...If you're in the latter category, take heed: the towns listed in the linked article are the perfect come...  ...the proverbial "sticks" and then there are these towns , that make the kind of isolated we have in mind l...  ...bit removed? Check out more of...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/02/12/Nine-of-the-Most-Isolated-Towns-on-Earth/
The 7 Scariest Ghost Towns in America

Image Credit: Michael GablerA ghost town is, by de...  ...itself invokes thoughts of old, gray, cob-webbed towns where only the spirits of the dead walk the stree...  ...specific reasons. In some cases, they were small towns built around the time of the gold rush that just...  ...r all who visit. Here are 7 of t...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/10/08/The-7-Scariest-Ghost-Towns-in-America/
17 Fictional TV Towns with Personality

Some fictional places in which TV shows are set are highlighted to make us want to go there, sometimes just for a look, sometimes it's a place we'd like to live. If the locale ever changed, you'd feel like a character di...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/08/30/17-Fictional-TV-Towns-with-Personality/
Dull and Boring...

Many cities adopt a "sister city" across the pond. These matchups between the New World and the Old World serve as a sort of cultural exchange. People in the village of Dull, in Perthshire, Scotland, have shown their sen...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/04/25/dull-and-boring/
The Meanest Towns in the West

The following is an article from the book History'...  ...addest of the bad, meanest of the mean, Wild West towns . Some historians say that the Wild West wasn't as...  ...ollywood, but there's no doubt that some frontier towns were beyond the immediate reach of the law -place...  ...D, SOUTH DAKOTA Like many o...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/21/the-meanest-towns-in-the-west/
Amazing Underground Cities...

We've all heard of underground societies, but...  ...miles with 200+ underground villages and tunnel towns complete with hidden passages, secret rooms and...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/09/12/amazing-underground-cities/
The Surprisingly Scandalous History of Early Seattle...

While many towns were built on corruption, greed and scandal, few...  ...in a frontier town. Maynard convinced the other townspeople to rename the city Seattle after the Duwamps Chie...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/02/09/the-surprisingly-scandalous-history-of-early-seattle/
The 10 Weirdest Urban Ecosystems...

io9 takes a look at cities with something different, whether it's a colony of feral dogs who live side-by-side with city residents, a town on fire, underground office spaces, or microorganisms that flourish in toxic slud...

http://www.neatorama.com/2010/04/18/the-10-weirdest-urban-ecosystems/
Humorously Named Cities...

The US has its share of strange town names. If you've made a few road trips, you've no doubt encountered some of them. Test your knowledge of these strangely-named cities in this Lunchtime Quiz from mental_floss. I score...

http://www.neatorama.com/2010/03/05/humorously-named-cities/
Oddly Named Places...

When you see a town like Tightwad, Missouri, you have to wonder how that ever came about. This small town got its name from an incident in which a store owner cheated a postal worker by charging him an extra fifty cents...

http://www.neatorama.com/2009/08/22/oddly-named-places/




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