In 2016 the Summer Olympic Games held in Rio. First Olympic Games in the history took place in 1896. Since then, 19 countries around the world arranged the Olympic Games. After the Olympics, part of the object is not used and become creepy abandoned places. Let's look at how the various governments throw taxpayers' money down the drain.

Summer Olympic Games in Berlin, 1936

The Nazis built a swimming pool specifically for the Olympic Games in 1936. By the way, the most outstanding athlete became Jesse Owens, an American, who received 4 gold medals. At the opening ceremony of the Games continued the tradition of lighting the Olympic flame.

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