World’s Strangest

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Sarah Brightman to become a space tourist

Singer Sarah Brightman will be the next tourist to take a trip to the International Space Station. The classical singer will conclude her 2013 tour an…

Images Of American Tourists Taking In The Sights

Americans are converging on the 2012 London Olympic games in droves, so it’s a great time to celebrate this summer of tourism with a photo series dedicated to the unique look of the Tourist. The images in this gallery are by Roger Minick, who has been shooting his Sightseer series of American tourist portraits since the [...]

7 Weird Tourist Destinations

Sure most people want to spend their summers in Hawaii, Bermuda or somewhere else warm and sunny, but there are plenty of others who prefer their vacation destinations to be a little off the beaten path. Here are a few of the strangest tourist destinations in the world. Guanajuato Mummy Museum Back in 1870, the cemetery in [...]

UFO filmed prior to Royal Wedding

A tourist claims to have filmed a UFO over Westminster just prior to last week’s Royal Wedding. Hovering for 30 minutes the indistinguishable object h…

Tourist killed by "dinosaur sized" shark

A tourist has been killed at Fish Hoek beach in Cape Town after being eaten by a “dinosaur sized” great white shark. In a scene reminiscent of Steven …

Land of the Little People: Now with Video!

A few months ago, I wrote about a unique tourist attraction in Southwestern China in which dwarves from across the region, who are discriminated against and have trouble getting regular jobs, have banded together to create a theme park called “Kingdom of the Dwarves.” Whether or not the park is exploitative has been a matter [...]