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Space Out in Chile’s Atacama Desert
Dec 08–Dec 14, 2017
Barcelona Unmasked: Cabaret, Cuisine, and Carnival
Feb 05–Feb 11, 2018
Dhows, Souqs, and Mosques of Oman
Feb 26–Mar 05, 2018
Mar 03–Mar 09, 2018
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Curious Places Of Worship
Arlington Temple United Methodist Church
This church built atop a gas station promises to "equip you for the next stage in your life’s journey."
Added by Ike Allen
First Spiritualist Temple
America's original house of worship for Spiritualism, the religious movement based on communing with the dead.
Added by cstaysniak
New Harmony, Indiana
The Roofless Church
This open air cathedral invites all faiths to worship under the only roof big enough to fit them all: the sky.
Added by geographeratlarge
Koreshan State Historic Site
Former utopian colony based on the belief that the universe exists in a hollow sphere.
Added by anhie
This experimental utopian "city of the future" in rural India may hold a dark secret.
The Drowned Church of Potosi
A town church once nearly submerged by the damming of a river is now hauntingly visible as the water recedes.
Added by Mark Casey
A Buddhist temple to honor insects that died for science.
Added by ilbonito
Hòa Hải, Vietnam
Am Phu Cave
This Vietnamese hell cave lets visitors take a walk through a devilish underworld full of demons.
Added by Amy Dupcak
Fontanelle Cemetery Caves
Skulls from the plague of 1656 and the bombings of WWII united by a cult dedicated to caring for the ancient dead.
Added by Annetta Black
A Japanese shrine to dolls.
The Bones of the Wawel Dragon
Real bones which are said to have belonged to a Polish dragon.
Added by TravelTourist
Notre-Dame de la Garde's Nautical Ex-Voto
Sky ships, planes, and portraits left as unique tokens of hope and thankfulness.
Added by philoursmars
Salt Lake City, Utah
Gilgal Sculpture Garden
A hidden garden of stones engraved with scriptures, a Joseph Smith Sphynx, and all carved by one man.
The Unfinished Church
Storms, funding, and in-fighting have kept this Bermuda church from ever being completed.
Added by Ella Morton
The tallest building in Iceland, and certainly one of the most visually impressive.
Added by Dampo
On the Street with Saint Death in Tepito, Mexico
August 21, 2014
Clootie Wells: Where the Trees Are Weighed Down in Rotting Rags
July 25, 2014
Climbing Meteora, a Dramatic World Suspended in the Sky
June 26, 2014
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