Abandoned buildings are fascinating. Hauntingly beautiful, they're crumbling relics of another time and an absolute joy to explore. Croatia is blessed with some fine examples of abandoned and nearly-forgotten buildings, from Yugoslav military strongholds to formerly lavish hotels. In her photographic series Abandoned Croatia, Zagreb-born photographer Nela Laptoš breathes new life into derelict buildings around Croatia, from deserted aristocratic mansions and getaways to war-scarred hotels and resorts. Here are 17 incredible pictures of abandoned Croatia.