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Dark Tourism

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Dark Tourism (noun) 
Tourism that involves travelling to places associated with death and suffering.
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Lifestyle

Blitzed Darwin

Darwin is a city forever associated with two violent acts.

In World War Two, Darwin was the frontline against further Japanese expansion south. On 19 February 1942, 242 Japanese aircraft, in two separate raids, attacked. 192 more words

Australia

'DARK TOURISM' HIROSHIMA, JEPANG : KARENA PUING SEJARAH TAK AKAN PERNAH RUNTUH SELAMANYA

Meliburkan diri ke tempat-tempat yang indah di Jepang tentunya sangat menyenangkan dan cukup menguras tabungan. Akan tetapi saya tidak hanya menjelajahi keindahan Sagano Bamboo Grove, Kuil Emas Kinkaku-ji, ribuan gerbang suci Fushimi Inari Taisha, … 1,514 more words

Asia

A day inside the ghost town of Pripyat

The weather was perfect but the setting was anything but.

If I could have, I would have broken out in casual t-shirt and shorts attire, but one could never do that in this place  – even if the rays were too hot. 137 more words

Blog

On Travel Writing and Travel Blogging

I’m admittedly a late comer to the party when it comes to travel blogging. I’ve lived abroad since 2004 and started writing long before that, though I mostly kept what I wrote about my experiences to myself. 1,019 more words

Travel

USS Arizona Memorial

Situated on the northern point of O’ahu, the radar operators detected a strong signal, but were reassured, it was just returning American bombers. Moments later the first wave of 183 planes swarmed from the sky attacking the pride of the US Navy moored in Destroyer Row. 135 more words

USA - Hawaii