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Pripyat was only three kilometers away from the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant, the town closest to it and evacuated the day following the blast. A fleet of 1300 buses shipped out the residents who only had a few hours’ notice. Behind they left all their furniture and possessions. Thirty years later, nature has taken over given the place a creepy feel and it feels like walking about into a freeze-frame of 1986 Soviet Union.