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Mystery Spots and Gravity Hills
Bayer's Lake Mystery Walls
No one knows the origins of the mysterious stone ruins discovered on a hillside in Halifax.
Added by AaronNetsky
Colina Gravitacional (Gravity Hill)
Things roll uphill on this Mexican street that seems to defy gravity.
Added by EdgarMedina
Moncton Magnetic Hill
A mysterious spot where the laws of gravity seem not to apply.
Added by ginnyfanthome
The strange phenomenon causing gravity to "work backwards" on this hill has been blamed on the paranormal.
Added by josephwbeck
Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Rua do Amendoim (Peanut Street)
Cars mysteriously roll uphill on this street.
Added by fernando
The London Dungeon
One part local history and 99 parts gruesome haunted house.
Added by Michelle Colburn
Lake George, New York
Lake George Mystery Spot
A mysterious echo seems to defy the laws of acoustics.
Added by bhrbagenski
Ansted, West Virginia
The "mysteries" of this quintessential roadside oddity were almost destroyed by neglect but were saved by fans of kitschy wonder
Added by ellenshenk
This moving cemetery sphere is a slowly rolling stone
Added by markallender
Torwood Blue Pool
The mystery of this small, brick pond eluded its possibly only investigator until his death
Added by stevied
This California estate was either haunted by ghosts or the Marx brothers
Added by Mordy
Easter Island, Chile
The Navel of the World
This large round boulder is said to emit spiritual power, but it may just be magnets.
Added by deni367
The Seven Gates of Hell
Hellam Township is reputed to feature seven remote gates, which when passed through in the right order, open an entrance to hell
Added by Darmon Richter
Remote Honduran Islands with a colorful history
Added by johnnytron
Mysterious concrete spires left on a small Canadian hill
Added by prairiegal
The Twisted Trees of Alticane are an unnerving grove of Quaking Aspen, apparently mutated from a single source, giving them a twisted and unnatural appearance
Val della Torre, Italy
The Stele of Mount Musinè
A mysterious stele of unknown origin sits on the peak of this curious mountain.
Added by nzero
Bangkok's Ghost Tower: The Sathorn Unique
On stormy days debris from this unfinished and abandoned skyscraper rains down on the Bangkok streets.
Added by katiebaker4
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