We know that every coin has two sides. In the same way, every story has two sides, one is good and the other is bad. This applies to tourist locations too. If at all you are planning for a foreign trip in the near future, check out this article because you may change your mind after that. Many of the popular tourist spots, which are known for good things also have some bad and dark facts.
1. Mount Fuji, Japan
The Aokigahara forest close to Mount Fuji is infamous for being a ‘suicide forest.’
2. Tokyo, Japan
When you are offered ‘free drinks’ at Tokyo bars, it might be provided by Yakuza, an international organized crime syndicate that originated from Japan.
3. Mt. Everest, Nepal
Everest is filled with around 50 tons of waste which are thrown by climbers every season.
4. Nu’uanu Pali, Hawaii
This is the place where King Kamehameha’s forces pressured the Oahu military off the cliff which resulted in the death of 1000’s of males.
5. Louvre Museum, Paris
This world-famous museum consists of stolen artwork from nations that were invaded by Napolean.
6. Angkor Wat, Cambodia
Most of the temples face towards the east but Angkor Wat faces the west – a direction that is associated with death.
7. The Ganges River, India
The river is completely filled with human and animal corpses.
8. The Alps, Europe
There are thousands of human corpses which are buried under the snow since the World Wars.
9. The Eiffel Tower, Paris
More than 300 people committed suicide by jumping or hanging themselves here.
10. Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Once upon a time, Dubai was famous for its cheap Asian labors.