Beautiful landscapes and peaceful surroundings are only for the faint-hearted. If you love travelling and are ready to take on anything that comes your way, these top 5 spookiest destinations around the world should be a good start.
1. Paris Catacombs, France
A growing tourist attraction, the Paris Catacombs welcome its visitors with a sign saying ‘Stop! Here lies the Empire of the Dead.’ The 200-mile network of old caves and tunnels are decorated with skulls and bones everywhere. People who have set out to explore the catacombs have been found dead several years later or have never been found.
2. The White House, USA
If you have never had the chance to meet Abraham Lincoln, you might spot him in the White House near the fireplace. Several guests including Winston Churchill have admitted seeing him. President Andrew Johnson’s ghost was also seen swearing violently in the Rose Room by numerous White House employees.
3. Island of the Dolls, Mexico
This creepy island is a collection of discarded doll parts with a spooky tale to it. Locals have claimed that the spirit of a young girl remains trapped on the island and that the dolls are for her to play with. Several tourists have reported that the mutilated dolls speak to them and follow everyone around.
4. Edinburgh Castle, Scotland
A scientific survey has confirmed the apparitions and supernatural presence felt here. Shadowy figures, strange sounds and unexplained mists are quite common around the castle. Tourists and locals have frequently sighted a headless drummer boy, an old man wearing an apron and a piper who died in the underground tunnels.
5. Old Changi Hospital, Singapore
The Old Changi Hospital was a military base, prison and a torture camp. People walking through the corridors, giggles of children, loud bangs and unexplained screams are common occurrences here. These strange sightings have been filmed in several television series and the building is considered to be one of the most haunted locations in Singapore.
If you want to gift someone a holiday to one of these spooky places, use Shareagift to collect money online and to group fund any trip to your favourite travel destination. Whatever it may be, Shareagift will help you raise money for anything and everything!