Explore the Top 5 Dark Tourism Sites in the US, from Alcatraz Island to Gettysburg Battlefield. Delve into history, remember the past, and respect its impact.
Dark Tourism is a term specific to tourist destinations that have themes of death, destruction and decay. For some, there is a strange thrill and fascination in visiting these kinds of sites, whereas others simply enjoy the history and stories trapped within those walls. Here are some of the best 'dark tourism' sites around the world.
Disaster zones are attracting tens of thousands of tourists each year.