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Consuming Dark Histories in Santa Claus Village

Santa Claus’ office and workshop sit along the Arctic Circle in Rovaniemi, Finland, and from his arctic headquarters Santa spends the year checking his list and entertaining visitors to… 2,477 more words

Buzludja (бузлуджа), Bulgaria

An abandoned Soviet UFO-shaped building at the top on a mountain in Bulgaria is not the first thing that comes to your mind as a tourist destination. 1,614 more words

Travel

The Preacher/Steward ~ Do We Surrender And Develop 'Dark Tourism' Or Do We Create An International Village To save Our Mother?

Dark Tourism is a relatively new area. More and more tourists are traveling to places where terrible atrocities have happened. Not only places where humans have become beasts but also places where Mother Earth has fought back. 264 more words

Compassion

A Very Serious Post About Nuclear Apocalypse

Here are some things that are creepy: clowns hiding under bridges. A forty year old man with glasses and a camera sitting on a swing in a children’s playground. 845 more words

Humor

Taking A Glimpse into London's Eerie Past

There was certainly something strange going on in London.  From Jack the Ripper, to torture at the Tower of London, to sites around the capital that were mass graves London was a veritable city of murder and mayhem in bygone times.  504 more words

London

War, travel, travel writing

What got me in to the work on war that has preoccupied me for the last ten years or more was an interest in travel and travel-writing.   764 more words

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