Dark tourism: following a gruesome travel itinerary
Visitor attractions historically associated with death, destruction, and tragedy
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TRAVEL Dark tourism
Are you a "dark tourist," someone who deliberately seeks out places blighted by death, destruction, and tragedy?
While traveling the world visiting cemeteries, war memorials, natural disaster sites, and former prisons can, perhaps, satisfy a morbid curiosity, it's also about paying respects to the dead, and remembering what happened and why.
Browse the gallery for a gruesome travel itinerary.
CELEBRITY michael jackson
Celebs who have defended Michael Jackson
TRAVEL Polar vortex
Stunning pictures of the polar vortex in the US
CELEBRITY Academy Awards
Flashback Friday: iconic photos from Oscars past
LIFESTYLE Black History Month
Amazing inventions we have African Americans to thank for
Selfies on canvas: Self-portraits of great artists
Countries with the highest and lowest levels of corruption
TRAVEL Chrysler building
Hubcaps, eagles, and sunbursts: The Chrysler Building exposed
Notable celebrities who have been deported
Shocking images of pollution around the world
Fatal fungi and other deadly mushrooms