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Allison is interning at Atlas Obscura while studying Management at Pace University in Manhattan. She likes baking, reading, traveling, indiana jones, and puppies.
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The Brooklyn Navy Yard
A decommissioned military complex that's now a modern industrial park.
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Père Lachaise Cemetery
France's most famous cemetery, with some of its most curious tombs.
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Pont de la Concorde
Bridge built from the rubble of the Bastille prison.
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Whispering Gallery at St. Paul’s Cathedral
Hear the quietest sound from across the dome.
Europe's largest prehistoric mound – burial site of a legendary king?
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Budapest's Communist-era statues, banished to the suburbs.
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The Protestant Cemetery
The final resting place of the poets Shelley and Keats.
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Monaco National Museum: Automatons and Dolls of Yesteryear
Thousands of costumed dolls fill one of the world's creepiest museums.
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Catacombes de Paris
The Catacombs hold secrets much stranger than the bones stacked within them.
Mont Saint-Michel, France
This 1,300 year old monastery built atop a single rock was once only accessible depending on the whims of the tide.
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St. Augustine, Florida
The Fountain of Youth
A tribute to Ponce de Leon's supposed quest for eternal youth.
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Atlas Film Studios
World's largest film studio, where visitors tour the decaying sets that litter the harsh desert environment.
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