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‘Bay Of Abandoned Hotels’ Is A Billion Dollar Luxury Resort Torn Apart By 20 Days Of War

You might be making vacation plans to go somewhere warm and sunny. Or maybe you just finished your vacations. A tropical resort? A hotel on the beach? Whatever it might be, this luxury hotel in Croatia is not a destination you want to spend with your family and you’ll soon realize why. Read below to see more about this abandoned Kupari resort:

'Bay Of Abandoned Hotels' Is A Billion Dollar Luxury Resort Torn Apart By 20 Days Of War
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Kupari is a bay in the Adriatic Sea.

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Some say the beaches are some of the best in the world.

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In the 1960s, under the rule of Josip Broz, Kupari received a major transformation.

'Bay Of Abandoned Hotels' Is A Billion Dollar Luxury Resort Torn Apart By 20 Days Of War
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It was designed to be a resort for the military and their families.

'Bay Of Abandoned Hotels' Is A Billion Dollar Luxury Resort Torn Apart By 20 Days Of War
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The government ended up spending close to a billion dollars on renovations of this resort and its beaches.

'Bay Of Abandoned Hotels' Is A Billion Dollar Luxury Resort Torn Apart By 20 Days Of War
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The resort was made up of several hotels including The Pelegrin, The Kupari, Goricine, Goricine II, and The Grand Hotel.

'Bay Of Abandoned Hotels' Is A Billion Dollar Luxury Resort Torn Apart By 20 Days Of War
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The resort could easily accommodate over five thousand guests.

'Bay Of Abandoned Hotels' Is A Billion Dollar Luxury Resort Torn Apart By 20 Days Of War
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It was a very desirable vacation spot in Europe.

'Bay Of Abandoned Hotels' Is A Billion Dollar Luxury Resort Torn Apart By 20 Days Of War
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In 1991, all of this luxury took a swift change though.

'Bay Of Abandoned Hotels' Is A Billion Dollar Luxury Resort Torn Apart By 20 Days Of War
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The beautiful beach was the place for the Croatian War of Independence.

'Bay Of Abandoned Hotels' Is A Billion Dollar Luxury Resort Torn Apart By 20 Days Of War
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On October 4th, the first shot was fired towards the luxury hotels.</strong

'Bay Of Abandoned Hotels' Is A Billion Dollar Luxury Resort Torn Apart By 20 Days Of War
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Only twenty short days after the first sound of fire, the war at this, once pristine, beach was over.

'Bay Of Abandoned Hotels' Is A Billion Dollar Luxury Resort Torn Apart By 20 Days Of War
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But the hotel was ruined.

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'Bay Of Abandoned Hotels' Is A Billion Dollar Luxury Resort Torn Apart By 20 Days Of War
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'Bay Of Abandoned Hotels' Is A Billion Dollar Luxury Resort Torn Apart By 20 Days Of War
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Following the war, the hotel didn’t get any better.

'Bay Of Abandoned Hotels' Is A Billion Dollar Luxury Resort Torn Apart By 20 Days Of War
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It was a place for looters and everything of value was stolen.

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'Bay Of Abandoned Hotels' Is A Billion Dollar Luxury Resort Torn Apart By 20 Days Of War
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This once beautiful resort has been talked about a lot lately. They’re thinking of bringing it back to its former glory.

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'Bay Of Abandoned Hotels' Is A Billion Dollar Luxury Resort Torn Apart By 20 Days Of War
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The cost to renovate this hotel is around 400 million Euros or close to 500 million US dollars.

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The Grand Hotel is much older than the others, built in 1919.

'Bay Of Abandoned Hotels' Is A Billion Dollar Luxury Resort Torn Apart By 20 Days Of War
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But it is begging for a beautiful update.

'Bay Of Abandoned Hotels' Is A Billion Dollar Luxury Resort Torn Apart By 20 Days Of War
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'Bay Of Abandoned Hotels' Is A Billion Dollar Luxury Resort Torn Apart By 20 Days Of War
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'Bay Of Abandoned Hotels' Is A Billion Dollar Luxury Resort Torn Apart By 20 Days Of War
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It is such a sad thing to see such a beautiful vacation destination left for basically nothing. No longer will families enjoy the beautiful sandy beaches and gorgeous blue waters. But maybe one day it will be restored back to it’s original beauty. Let us know your thoughts in the comments.

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