Occult

The 20 Creepiest Modern-Day “Ghosts” Ever Caught on Camera

Science is slowly but surely evaporating most people’s belief in ghosts, but every now and then something terrifying happens that makes you think that maybe − just maybe − the spirit world is real. And when there’s a camera around to capture such moments, it really gets you thinking. These 20 photos are the creepy …

By David Hewitt
Occult

The 20 Most Haunted Hotels In The World

Image: via Australia’s Most Haunted For most of us, staying in a hotel is a great way to get away from it all and catch up on some much needed sleep. But if you choose to spend the night in any one of these 20 haunted hotels from around the world, sleep just might be …

By Suzi Marsh
Occult

10 Most Haunted Sunken Shipwrecks on Earth

Image: YouTube/wooflock For divers exploring the depths of the world’s oceans, the water can be a frightening place. In low visibility, for example, hulking shapes may appear out of nowhere, emerging ominously from the murky sea. Add in strange sounds echoing in the distance or unusual creatures swimming silently past, and it’s not hard to …

By Suzi Marsh
Occult

Visiting Togo’s Voodoo Market May Just Make You Lose Your Lunch

Image: My 1st impressions All around is the stuff of nightmares: grisly swathes of animal skins, severed heads with viciously sharp teeth, and stark white bones of all shapes and sizes. What’s more, even though their eyes have long since dried up, the dozens of skulls piled on tables seem to be staring menacingly whichever …

By Neal Wallace
Adventure, Occult

The 10 Most Terrifying Runways On Earth

Image: Reinhard Kraasch Treacherous mountains, turbulent winds, and sunbathers so close that they can seemingly reach out and touch the airplane’s wheels. The following ten extraordinary runways are certainly not for the faint of heart. Yet incredibly, these far-from-normal landing areas bring in millions of passengers from around the globe. We’re presuming the intrepid travelers …

By Neal Wallace
Occult

The Gruesome Flesh-Eating Monks of Varanasi

Image: Cristiano Ostinelli They’ve been called “extreme,” “disgusting,” “terrifying” and “divine madmen.” Their rituals involve consuming excrement, imbibing urine from human skulls, chewing the heads off live animals, daubing their bodies with ash from burnt corpses, meditating on top of cadavers, and devouring human flesh – “dead or alive,” in the words of one guru. …

By Yusuf Laher