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10 Haunted Places From Around the World

Do you believe in ghosts? If so, then beware of these places. If not, then visit these places for a hair-raising experience.

Changi Beach


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Location: Changi beach is located in Singapore

Legend behind this: Thousands of Chinese were tortured and killed during the Sook Ching Operation as they were suspected of being anti-Japanese.

The experience: Strange crying and screaming are reported by people. The heads of the Chinese dead bodies are sometimes seen flying everywhere and headless bodies walk around the beach. The scariest thing is that the ghosts leave blood stains. During nights people observed dug holes that appear as if they were used for burying bodies.

Bachelor’s Grove Cemetery


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Location: Bachelor’s Grove Cemetery is located at Midlothian, Illinois.

Legend behind this: According to a legend only men were buried here and hence the name. Many officers have reported that black magic and occult rituals have been occurring in and around the graveyard. Hence it is believed that the ghostly powers are severe here.

The experience: Ghost lights and voices, apparitions, strange recordings and sightings of unbelievable creatures are commonly reported by people.

Monte Cristo


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Location: Monte Cristo, Australia’s most haunted mansion is located in Junee, New South Wales.

Legend behind this: Mrs Crawley, the owner of the house never came out of her home after the death of her husband in 23 years of her remaining life except for two times. After her death her ghost haunts the place particularly her former room.

The experience: Bodiless ghost, phantom face in the window, floating apparition, strange and ghostly voices, automatic turning on and off lights are some haunting experiences of the people. Some people reported that when they entered the boy’s bed room they were breathless and turned purple and almost died, they became normal after coming out from the room.

Bhangarh Fort


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Location: Bhangarh Fort is on way from Jaipur to Alwar in Rajasthan, India.

Legend behind this: According to a legend, Singhia, a black magic tantrik cursed the palace that everybody would die in the palace and their souls will stay there for centuries without rebirth. Another interesting point is, all the houses in this area are without roofs because whenever a house is built with roof, the roof collapses.

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  1. BC Doan

    On November 1, 2008 at 7:33 am


    Yike! I wouldn’t like to be near these haunted places..I have a very weak nerves..

    Great article Valli!

  2. lindalulu

    On November 1, 2008 at 8:21 am


    Good write, and fun!

  3. CHAN LEE PENG

    On November 1, 2008 at 9:33 am


    Great post, good luck and take care!

  4. eddiego65

    On November 1, 2008 at 10:11 am


    Some of these places look so creepy! A fun read!

  5. Jack Rodnessey

    On November 1, 2008 at 11:32 am


    Interesting article.

  6. postpunkpixie

    On November 1, 2008 at 11:37 am


    Ooh great article, I love true ghost stories but I’d not heard of most of these places before.

  7. Anne Lyken Garner

    On November 1, 2008 at 12:25 pm


    Scary stuff. I love horror! (well, movies – that is).

  8. Gon pincha

    On November 1, 2008 at 12:53 pm


    Great article!
    Scaring :$

  9. aisaellis

    On November 1, 2008 at 4:11 pm


    oh wow! i love your writings and i love the pictures..it’s really scary.

  10. Liane Schmidt

    On November 1, 2008 at 6:08 pm


    Another wonderful article!!

    Blessings.

    Sincerely,

    -Liane Schmidt.

  11. James DeVere

    On November 1, 2008 at 6:27 pm


    The mental image of the striking match and the screaming girl in the Tunnel, is English at its’ best. Wow. I’m terrified.

    Cheers James.

  12. valli

    On November 1, 2008 at 9:22 pm


    Thank you everybody for the nice feedback.

  13. Jaison

    On November 1, 2008 at 10:17 pm


    Another excellent article Valli.

  14. Judy Sheldon

    On November 1, 2008 at 11:35 pm


    I don’t care to be scared, so I won’t be visiting any of these sites. Thanks, Valli, for an interesting read.

  15. Chambo

    On November 2, 2008 at 3:49 am


    I don’t think I’m going to go near the state of Illinois. Great work Valli. Very scary.

  16. nobert soloria bermosa

    On November 2, 2008 at 5:28 am


    i’d like to visit all these places-sounds interesting,

  17. Keerthana

    On November 2, 2008 at 6:11 am


    nice article…

  18. Sarava96

    On November 2, 2008 at 8:52 am


    Wow nice man… awesome work! spooky!

  19. R J Evans

    On November 2, 2008 at 8:55 am


    Cool article (and a little spooky too!)

  20. valli

    On November 2, 2008 at 7:58 pm


    Thank you everybody for the nice feedback.

  21. C Jordan

    On November 2, 2008 at 8:24 pm


    I was about to go to bed when I read this. I think I’ll turn my lap-top off and leave the light on for a while…….

  22. Inna Tysoe

    On November 7, 2008 at 10:53 pm


    That’s interesting. Makes me go travel….

    Best,

    Inna

  23. praveen

    On February 18, 2009 at 3:22 am


    really very intersting

  24. KD

    On February 23, 2009 at 4:17 am


    I have been to bhangarh n I managed to stay thr after dusk…nothn happened…m vry much alive n njoyn life…

  25. majed nada

    On March 21, 2009 at 2:51 pm


    this is add, i like it.

  26. Mia Rogers

    On April 9, 2009 at 7:41 pm


    I visisted The Screaming Bridge of Maud Hughes Road in Ohio and it was SCARY. I didn’t know if it was haunted in the first place at all. I was staying at my aunt’s house and she told me not to go. Being stubborn- I didn’t listen and went anyways. Nothing really happened but then I heard a scream. I thought maybe it was coming from somewhere else but then I got freaked out and ran. I don’t know if it was a ghost or not- but it was creppy noe the less. If you like suspense- visit one of these places and it’ll be better than a roller coaster ride in Disney World.

  27. Bailey R.

    On July 13, 2009 at 2:12 pm


    WOW! i love you reports and articles on these things but some times they freak me out!

  28. Bailey R.

    On July 13, 2009 at 10:30 pm


    oops i didn’t mean to put you lol

  29. NITHIN

    On December 3, 2009 at 5:38 am


    it was really awesome continue to post many articles

  30. Alkhamier

    On December 14, 2009 at 9:49 pm


    The story’s true about the dominican hill… trust me, I’ve been there!

  31. tam

    On December 15, 2009 at 7:57 am


    oh its really good……………………………!i like it

  32. Biswaranjan Nayak

    On February 1, 2010 at 12:23 am


    It’s really Amazing place, am so much proud am locate from india.

  33. eqs

    On February 12, 2010 at 3:02 pm


    a m ashamed that people still believes in devil
    this can’t be happen

  34. fernando

    On March 3, 2010 at 6:01 am


    eu tenho medo de so ta perto desses lugares tenho medo so de durmi sozinhu no meu quarto porque parese que tem auguma coisa se muvementando au redor de mim

  35. john

    On April 1, 2010 at 2:09 am


    good one!!! i enjoyed reading!

  36. Ayushi

    On April 16, 2010 at 8:55 am


    outragious!!!!

  37. Lilly-Ann

    On May 16, 2010 at 5:04 pm


    WOW! I never heard of any of these things! That screaming bridge is by far the scarest!

  38. vaibhav sharma

    On June 12, 2010 at 11:06 am


    i hav visited bhangarh the locals say that at night the shops or the buildings are glowing n it seems that a market is there
    going dere was a truly weird experience coz the air suddenly becomes cold!!!!! MUST VISIT!!!!

  39. CHAN LEE PENG

    On June 12, 2010 at 11:41 pm


    Those are indeed very scary places to visit. I’d walk away from these places. liked it.

  40. kanika gaur

    On April 5, 2011 at 7:52 am


    i love true ghost stories. plz, tell me about some more haunted places. good article.

  41. Deepak Kapoor

    On January 2, 2012 at 7:37 am


    Well…I went to bhangarh fort very recently (abt 5 days before). We had enjoyed a lot of stories about this place. So, I decieded to visit this place with my other friends. We entered into this city at 4pm and temprature was very low due to winter. We had our evening tea within the city and discussed many stories from local residents. They suggested us to visit inside the fort in sun light and started explaning the reason, i.e. (in words of that person) anyone who enters into this fort in night will start behaving abnormal after that. In night time, local residents use to hear sound of bells and drums. Sometime sound of running horses and howling womens. Still, we decided to enter into the fort in moon light and we arranged some drinks and meals along with us. Finally we entered into this area, which is about 2 kms away from civilian area. Initially it was nothing to see there but later at 12.40am we realised that someone is walking inside that fort and a natural light in stressing him/her. We tried to captured that picture in our handycam. After finishing the recording, everybody was crazy to see that but nothing came into the recording except darkness. We were scared but wanted to stay there for sometime. So we decided to wait for another an hour but we could not see anything afterwards. But onething is sure, that this place is really really creepy. I would like to visit this place with all facilities of quality recording now.

  42. saikat dutta

    On November 18, 2012 at 12:55 am


    i would like to visit bhangarh.

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