Hungry to know what earth would look like if humans left? Inside the abandoned mills hidden in a deep gorge that fed Italy's pasta industry
If you happen to traipse into these woods in Italy, you're in for a big surprise.
The Valle dei Mulini, or 'Valley of Mills', in Sorrento is home to a beautifully haunting menagerie of abandoned mills, which were once part of the area's pasta production industry.
Emerging from the undergrowth, the ruined buildings - which date as far back as the 13th century - can be seen as you enter the deep gorge.
Photographs captured by visitors show the old workhouses in a state of disrepair, with the brickwork interspersed with lush plant life.
The tumbledown factories include a flour mill and... read more
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