There are many unfinished buildings around the world, for a variety of reasons. Some were abandoned due to financial problems, while others were halted due to political or social unrest. Still others were simply never completed because the architect’s vision was too ambitious, in this article we will show you some of the strangest unfinished buildings.
The Monumento Buzludja is a large, unfinished concrete structure located in Bulgaria. It was built in 1981 to commemorate the events of 1891, when a group of socialists led by Dimitar Blagoev assembled secretly in the area to form an organized socialist movement that led to the founding of the Bulgarian Social Democratic Party, a forerunner of the Bulgarian Communist Party.
The Ryugyong Hotel
The Ryugyong Hotel is an unfinished 105-story, 330-meter-tall (1,080 ft) pyramid-shaped skyscraper in Pyongyang, North Korea. Its name (“capital of willows”) is also one of the historical names for Pyongyang. The building has been planned as a mixed-use development, which would include a hotel.