Category Archives: Bizarre Places

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Coober Pedy

500 miles from the nearest city, deep in the Australian Outback is the remote and bizarre town of Coober Pedy.  But this is no ordinary town – it is one…

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World’s Freakiest Mummy

This 2 year old girl called Rosalia, known as “the sleeping beauty”, is the world’s best preserved mummy. Incredibly, she was embalmed in the 1920s and, unlike Egyptian mummies, even…

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Animal Penis Museum

Sigurdur Hjartarson is founder and owner of the Icelandic Phallological Museum, which offers visitors from around the world a close-up look at the long and the short of the male…

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The Door to Hell

There are an estimated 2000 active volcanic craters across the world. At first glance this 230 foot hole in Derwez, Turkmenistan looks like one.  But this is not molten lava…

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The bridge that is in danger of collapse from spit

The Howrah Bridge in the Indian City of Kolkata (Calcutta) is in danger collapsing  not from vandals, weather or natural erosion, or even age but from spit.  The Howrah Bridge…

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The house in the middle of a highway

Many commuters like to live next to a major road – but one Chinese couple have gone one step further and live in a house in the middle of a…

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The Basket Buildings of Ohio

It’s not often you get to work in a giant basket. No town likes a basket quite like Dresden in Ohio. And no person liked baskets quite like Dave Longarberger….