One more illegal and dangerous trip to the Zone where the life stopped in 1986. This time, a couple decided to spend their Easter holiday in the place. However, now there are a lot of opinions about the future of the zone as the half-life of cesium-137 is 30 years and the disaster happened 28 years ago.
Celebrating Easter in a abandoned house near Pripyat.
Soviet board of honor in the village still is in good condition. Here was where the photos of the best workers were posted.
At the school yard.
The machine and tractor station (MTS)
A flat in Pripyat.
Rainbow over the dead Pripyat and Chernobyl Power Station.
At the doctor’s room.
The map of the USSR.
There could be an ambush anywhere. Militia are trying to catch marauders and stalkers.
The rope had not lost it strength in 30 years.
A school’s cafeteria.
One more stalker’s flat.
It’s balcony is great.
A burial ground “Sand plate” and the Atomic station is on the background. On this “Sand plate” two new blocks of Pripyat were expected to be build.
Near the lake Semihodskiy Starik there are a lot of metal boxes, where the citizens of Pripyat kept their boats.
One more kindergarten.
That’s a huge greenhouses on the outskirts of Pripyat. They had functioned until the late 90s. Here in high background radiation, experiments were conducted on different vegetable crops. Then funding ceased, it is a trivial story for Ukrainian science.
“Emerald ” is a typical Soviet summer recreation camp, consisting of 100 wooden houses near the lake. There was a boat station, a library, and a cinema. The majority of visitors were employees of the facility, Chernobyl 2. After the accident, the liquidators lived here. Compared with the other recreational places in the Zone – based in Chernobyl, all things are untouched here .
Scene is crushed, but some seats are unbroken.
All of the paintings are handmade.
A vacationer card. It gives the vacationer the right to use the boat rental, the library, and the cinema.
Marauder’s room. The newspapers are dated of 2009.
An air defense hangar. S-75 “Volhov” was here.