MAY 06, 2020 AT 05:52 AM
8. Point Sur Lightstation
For over a century, the isolated Point Sur Lightstation, perched on a rock overlooking the California coast, has warned off boats. It may look like a sailor’s fantasy, but it was also a lonely life for the lighthouse keeper.
9. Strofades Monastery
Located on the tiny, uninhabited island of Moni Strofadon, Greece, this isolated, fortress-like medieval monastery is home to one monk.