Off the beaten track destinations

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Uplistsikhe - the ancient pagan cave city

Uplistsikhe is an ancient Georgian pagan city, which was carved directly in the rocks. It is hard to believe what human hands were able to achieve in those ancient days.

The ancient Madaba mosaic map in Jordan

Madaba mosaic map is one of the oldest masterpieces of cartography, showing the important locations in the Middle East in the 6th century BC.
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The luminous water of Glistening Lagoon

The Glistening Waters in Jamaica is a lagoon full of bioluminescent microorganisms - they light up when the waters are disturbed. Bathing in the lagoon at night is a truly unforgettable experience.

The strange sculptures in Victoria's Way park

Victoria's Way is a private park in Ireland, dedicated to Alan Turing, which you can enter through a vagina dentata and marvel at the weird sculptures inside.
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The Towers of Silence in Iran

The Zoroastrian Towers of Silence used to be burial sites, where the bodies were left laying in circles to be devoured by vultures, sun, wind and rain.

The grave of Udre Udre - the most prolific cannibal

Ratu Udre Udre ate more people than any other cannibal and is in the Guinness book of records. It is believed that had he eaten his 1000th victim, he would have become immortal.
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Joya de Ceren - the Mayan Pompeii

Joya de Ceren is the ancient Mayan village, which suffered from two volcanic eruptions and rests beneath 14 layers of ash. However, it is due to the ash temperature and the fast eruption that the…

City of the Dead, Cairo

The City of the Dead in Cairo is an unforgettable experience - it has people living inside the tombs, mausoleums and crypts.

The Boiling Lake in Dominica

The Boiling Lake of Dominica is one of the most dangerous and unique places on Earth - taking a dip in it will boil you to death.
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