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14 Unusual, Spectacular Shopping Experiences Around the World
Via dei Presepi
Spices at Anjuna Flea Market
The second-hand book market.
General milling about
London Silver Vaults
Bazaar of Kashan

14 Unusual, Spectacular Shopping Experiences Around the World

Celebrate Black Friday with a unique cultural experience.


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6 Places to the Relive the Watergate Scandal
Parking space D32, where the secret meetings between Bob Woodward and Mark “Deep Throat” Felt took place.
Nixon's tape recorder
Lift off
Booth One: "The Rumble Seat."
The water gate in foreground, Watergate Hotel in background
The Watergate Steps.

6 Places to the Relive the Watergate Scandal

The conspiracy that nearly got Richard Nixon impeached lives on in Washington, D.C., and beyond.


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12 Historic Places at Risk From Rising Waters
Libreria Acqua Alta
Villa dei Misteri seen from above.
Hotel Belvedere.
A section of the Tophet.
Castillo de San Marcos from above.

12 Historic Places at Risk From Rising Waters

It's not just Venice: Flooding is an increasingly big problem for heritage sites around the world.


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13 U.S. Cemeteries Where Apparitions Abound
Cemetery at night
Harvard Shaker Lollipop Graveyard
Wildwood Cemetery and Crematorium
The Frenier Cemetery.

13 U.S. Cemeteries Where Apparitions Abound

Pack your courage if you plan to visit these spooky spots.


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11 Haunted Hotels Where You Can Rest in Peace
The Mizpah Hotel
The Gran Hotel Bolivar in Lima, Peru.
Hotel Alex Johnson.
The Golden North Hotel

11 Haunted Hotels Where You Can Rest in Peace

Even if some of your fellow guests can't.


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10 Haunted Bars Where You Can Sip Your Spirits Among Spirits
Pioneer Saloon
Earnestine & Hazel's.
The Madam's chamber.
The Séance Lounge

10 Haunted Bars Where You Can Sip Your Spirits Among Spirits

These watering holes have some unusual regulars.


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