The grim truth about the most popular tourist spots
• The grim truth about the most popular tourist places
Tourists rarely give trouble to thoroughly learn the culture of the country where the holiday. Meanwhile, the majority of the most popular attractions of the world keep secrets, which could scare off not only travelers but also local residents. For example, the central building of the museum in Memphis served as quarantine for terminally ill with plague - you would like to look at a place, knowing his history?
Beautiful, world famous museum. Here, among other treasures, he found shelter the famous Mona Lisa. But where are they come from? Most of these works of art brought to Napoleon from their predatory raids. France is still suing some states.
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You just can not imagine how many people took his own life in this plastic city. Many casinos have even their special teams, whose task is to quickly and quietly remove the consequences of the tragedy.
Externally Dubai looks of this toy that got lucky boy from a wealthy family. Few tourists know that built this "toy" with the help of cheap labor from Asia. Death on construction sites, the use of illegal stimulants: here is good only for those who have oil.
This kingdom is recognized as one of the happiest in the world. However, in the late '90s, local residents arranged for Nepalis (20% of the indigenous population), a real genocide. Echoes of this can be heard up to now.
Unfortunately, the highest tower in Paris also has its black side. Every year, the police have to deal with fifty cases of those who hurried to finish their earthly days here.
If you are not willing to see the terrible bulls run through the city right among the crowds, in Pamplona, you do nothing. This game is considered a classic prelude to the bullfight: an average of two-run killed three people.
Beware of bars, enticing free drinks. Most of these schools are under the patronage of the yakuza. Probability to get out from behind the counter without the wallet is very high, but the police in this case is not expected.