Thrill seekers, raising the adrenaline in the blood, in our modern world can not only jump with a parachute and running from avalanches. People who do not like sports, but like to drive blood through the body, prefer to travel around the country and scary place in different parts of our planet, which is not so little.
And it's not just Pripyat, where there was a terrible disaster. These are the places of the city and even at home, who go about the whole legend. This may come and filmmakers can shoot horror, psychological thrillers and suspense.
Aokigahara Forest (Japan)
At the foot of Mount Fuji, there are so gloomy forest, it would be amiss for shooting pictures "Blair Witch Project." Trees of this national park is so thick that through them almost punched rays of the sun, even compasses - and they do not work!
Locals - Japanese called this place "Les suicide", it is not surprising: since the 1950s, more than five hundred people have brought to the deaf often take their lives - so gloomy forest. By the number of cases of suicide in front of the forest Aokigahara is, perhaps, the only bridge "Golden Gate", which is located in San Francisco.
In the forest, hanging, at first glance, very strange signs, ads, in which the administration asked to think about family and friends, and no one signs "Do not throw garbage!". So that people did not start to panic here, phone numbers written psychological services. Carried out in the forest and video surveillance.
However, people are so different (most often tortured members of the modern world of office life, in business suits), manage to regularly disappear and die: sometimes peaceful tourists find in the forest the bodies of dead or "tools killings" in the form of tablets and rope loops. In general, do not have to be bored here. Pleasant fascinating walk!
Overtoun Bridge (Scotland)
Near the Scottish village of Milton is an old arched bridge. The name of this bridge was fixed on what is a huge mansion near Overtoun, which could become a haven for dozens of disgruntled ghosts.
However, the point is not that powerful mansion, namely in the bridge. The story began in the mid XX century. On the bridge began to happen very strange things: dozens of dogs suddenly rushed from 15-meter height and fell on the rocks and smashed to death. Those who survived, still returned to the bridge and retry.
The bridge began to be called "four-legged killer." For ten years, there have broken several hundred dogs. And interestingly, they all jumped from the same parapet. What happened to the four-legged friends, who, and most importantly what force they pushed it, he could not understand anybody.
Tried to solve this terrible riddle zoologists, veterinarians and other professionals. But certain any conclusions did not come. Remained only version and guesses.
Some were of the opinion that hunting instinct driven dogs could throw in rats and mink, who lived under a bridge, while others held that might bridge is on the boundary between the worlds of the living and the dead. And as punishment for his curiosity, sensing something paranormal, marching "on the trail" dog died. Yet the question remains open. Can you manage to solve the mystery of the bridge Overtoun?
Ghost town of San Zhi (Taiwan)
Directly to the local rich have always been built luxury resorts on the coast. For those who are tired of everyday life - to build houses in a futuristic style with a round room and curved staircases. Here reigned beauty and luxury.
Nevertheless, the workers during construction realized that San Zhi is a curse. There were strange accidents: dozens of construction workers died under mysterious circumstances: broken neck, falling from a height (even with tether), died under collapsed cranes.
Many people were convinced that this town is inhabited by evil spirits. Residents told each other stories about the Japanese "death camp", which once upon a time was located in these places.
Construction ceased in the late 1980s. Developers expected that these "royal" apartments San Zhi find their owners, but negotiations ended in nothing. Superstitious Taiwanese before acquiring a luxury resort, made inquiries and learned about the area and these sinister features of this place, completely refused to invest in real estate.
In the end, this luxury resort is planned gradually turned into a ghost town. Round houses are in the form of neglect, on the beautiful beaches can not be found not a single soul, and the paths are overgrown with weeds. Local authorities once wanted to demolish the abandoned resort, but they have not given the wave of protests that the locals do. They are very afraid and believe that after the destruction of homes evil will walk to nearby villages.
Povegliya Island (Italy)
Horrific stories accompany the history of this small island. In the XIV century in the era of the "Black Death" were brought here terminally ill with plague people who had no chance of recovery. A large number of people were dying in agony, so there was created a mass grave.
According to other sources it is known that the bodies are not buried and burned, so the local soil is half the ashes of human remains. However, this is only the beginning of a terrible history.
Later, in 1922, the island was equipped with a psychiatric hospital, in which all patients soon began to suffer from headaches and claim that the island is teeming with ghosts of the dead.
But it was only on hand the chief doctor who force-fed mentally ill neuroleptics and put them on experiments. On the island still retains the dilapidated clinic building with barred windows, beds and fragments of medical equipment. There is also a bell tower (now it serves as a beacon), which, according to legend, folded in the final stories kooky doctor.
In the mountains of the Indian state of Assam in the village Dzhatinga happening something difficult: every August over the local valley there is a large flock of birds that are thrown down, shouting and breaking on the ground. Such a mass suicide feathered last several days in a row, so the locals often gather to stare at the terrible phenomenon. Indians consider it God's gift.
For many years, we study an anomaly Dzhatingi and scholars put forward several versions of what is happening: the first - is the fact that due to physiological abnormalities birds go astray, the second - birds huddling fall into the powerful wind currents, because they lose their balance and force and, eventually, they are carried away by the wind. Noticing razozhzhёnnye fires curious onlookers, birds catch the light and does not calculate the distance die.
Island of the Dolls (Mexico)
Get into this realm of fear in the country Aztecs can boat on the famous canals Xochimilco. Opening types will please fans of films about killer Chucky doll: every tree and every building on the island are covered with terrible bobblehead with empty eye sockets, broken limbs and crushed their heads.
All this on the island gave a guy named Julian Barrera. Once, when a girl drowned in the canal, he accidentally found on the site of her death doll. Believing that the toy is connected with the spirit of the deceased, Barrera left her on the island. And then found another doll. And could not stop, continuing to collect discarded in the trash PUPS over the next 50 years.
Deranged Mexican (which, by the way, loved to lay the collar) even built a hut on the island, where he settled. Collection mutilated toys continued to grow. Once an island suddenly went under water (in Mexico this sometimes happens), and soon came up again, but its inhabitants had already disappeared. There are only dolls, look at that today go indifferent to the horror stories tourists.
Impasse Mary King (Edinburgh)
400 years ago quarter Mary King (the name of the owner of the majority of the local houses) was one of the busiest places in Edinburgh. The situation changed when the city came the plague. Legend has it that trying to prevent the spread of the disease, the authorities isolated the infected all in one area, then was surrounded by dangerous stretch of blank wall.
People were brought to a standstill Mary King during several epidemics, and they died, left without any outside help. Among these accidents was Annie and the baby - a little girl who was excommunicated from his parents and locked in the "city of the dead" because it was infected. It is known for certain that only part of the legend - a fabrication. In fact, no wall was not, although quarantine infected who visited a doctor there.
Today underground quarters Edinburgh (over them for a long time to build a new city) turned into a tourist attraction. Why not ceased to be terrible. In the stone labyrinths better not to go without a guide, and in the light should insert new batteries - no light in the cave to do nothing. There are stories that the impasse Mary King infested with ghosts of dead people, and some "lucky" enough for the baby's knees ghost Annie.
Winchester House (California)
Winchester House consists of 160 rooms, 40 staircases and one big mystery. Is this huge country estate in San Jose, there lived a crazy widow, and a whole family of ghosts.
The history of this terrible place began with the fact that the hostess Sarah Winchester lost her beloved husband, but she got a multimillion-dollar inheritance state. Once it was the spirit of her late husband, and told her the secret of his wealth.
It turned out that all the money was earned on human bones, the whole race of Winchester cursed and ghosts will avenge them. But there is also a straw, for which you can help it, to save his family - it is necessary to make peace with the ghosts. For this we need to start building a house without stopping, otherwise if hammering subside, the woman dies.
Sarah, the wife of the deceased, without hesitation started construction. Initially, for that matter, she bought an old mansion in California and hired workers. On its plan in the house began to appear new rooms, corridors, balconies and hidden passages. There were so many that you can easily get lost.
A very large number of stairs on the floors often lead to nowhere ... So who was afraid of ghosts, Mrs. Winchester, thus hoping to mislead ghosts haunt her.
The construction of this house did not stop more than a day, the house grew like mushrooms after rain. In the end this madness lasted as much as 38 years!
Currently, this grand mansion lead guided tours. The only condition - you have to keep the group did not fight back from it - otherwise it is very easy to quickly get lost in the labyrinths of these terrible rooms in which, as they say, the ghosts are still waiting for their victims.