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Săpânța, Romania

The Merry Cemetery

A small town Romanian cemetery filled with darkly humorous gravestones.
47.9713, 23.6950
Arch of Triumph, Bucharest, Romania. (Liliana Suruceanu/AtlasObscura)
Bucharest, Romania

Arcul de Triumf

Romania's triumphal arch looks out over Bucharest.
44.4377, 26.0974
Bor, Romania

Decebal's Head

Giant portrait of an ancient king.
44.6406, 22.2914
Lacul Sfanta Ana, Harghita County, Romania. (Liliana Suruceanu/AtlasObscura)
Harghita County, Romania

Lacul Sfanta Ana

Romania's only crater lake with water as pure as if distilled.
46.1258, 25.8859
Praid, Romania

Salina Praid

Gigantic Romanian salt mines used to heal respiratory conditions.
46.5500, 25.1333
The Taxidermy Room
Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Zoological Museum

The Natural History Museum that time forgot.
46.7642, 23.5798
Transylvania's "Hollywood" Signs
Brașov, Romania

Transylvania's "Hollywood" Signs

The European towns of Brașov and Râșnov each have proud signs reminiscent of the Hollywood sign.
45.6580, 25.6012
Horezu Monastery, Valcea County, Romania. (Liliana Suruceanu/Atlas Obscura)
Romanii de Jos, Romania

Horezu Monastery

Religious structure known for its sculpted details.
45.1693, 24.0068
Kryptonite-alike Jadarite
London, England

Kryptonite

Why Superman will never visit London's Natural History Museum.
51.4967, -0.1758
Taxidermy animals and a whale skeleton
London, England

Natural History Museum of London

70 million natural history specimens call this gargantuan museum home.
51.4966, -0.1765
Lindow Man, on display at the British Museum.
London, England

Lindow Man

Naturally mummified 2,000-year-old man.
51.5180, -0.1270
London, England

Temple Church

An unusual round church in London with a Templar past.
51.5131, -0.1103
London, England

Platform 9 3/4

Kings Cross Station pays tribute to its role in Britain's best-selling book series.
51.5322, -0.1240
Golden Hinde in London
London, England

Replica of the Golden Hinde

This one has sailed five times as far as Sir Francis Drake's famous ship.
51.5067, -0.0910