Have you seen it all when it comes to weird tourists’ sites around the world? Can you tell us the weirdest of the sites you have visited? Maybe, you have not come to see some of these weird destinations in the world, we have listed some of them for you to see in terms of retreat, experience and even museums. None of these experiences would leave you the same…
The Museum of Broken Relationships
In Zagreb, Croatia, there is a surprise for everyone, we mean for those who have suffered from broken relationships. This museum evolved “from a traveling exhibition revolving around the concept of failed relationships and their ruins,” people are asked to donate their own artifacts from their broken affair. This is done as “a chance to overcome an emotional collapse.” There are so many things that you would see here from rings, gifts and even wooden watermelon.
Psychedelic enlightenment, Gabon
A walk into the Gabon’s pristine forest and get indulged with a potent hallucinogen known as iboga. It is ingested during the spiritual ritual where the worship of forest is mixed Christianity. This Iboga would induce a long trip which the shamans admit that it reduces depression. People had been warned from participating in this but tourists are coming here for the wellness retreat.
Prince Philip Worship
Some of people worship the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Philip. They called themselves the Prince Philip Movement (PPM). They are residents of Yaohnanen region of Tanna, which is a southern island of the Pacific state and Commonwealth member, Vanuatu. The faithful had mistaken the Prince Philip who came with Queen Elizabeth who visited their island, as the son of the son of a spirit who would come to their island. Every June 10th, which is Prince Philip’s birthday, there is a religious festival for him.
The Museum of Bad Art
This museum is located in Brookline and Somerville, Massachusetts, USA. MOBA is its name for short and it is famous for as “the world’s only museum dedicated to the collection, preservation, exhibition and celebration of bad art in all its forms.” The good thing about this place is that it would help you get inspired in making your own art. This is because you would be seeing worse art works that you can do better than.
Return to the womb, Gran Canaria
Return to the womb can be the relaxing space that can be better than a luxury spa. This happens at the Lopesan Costa Meloneras Resort in Gran Canaria. In this retreat, participants are allowed to lie in a foetal position on a waterbed while the ambient sounds emanate from the warm red walls.
Cooper’s Hill Cheese Rolling and Wake
Watch people roll down a hill in a competition just to win cheese at the Cooper’s Hill Cheese Rolling and Wake. This annual festival takes place at the Spring Bank Holiday at Cooper’s Hill in Cotswold region of England. You would be stunned to see how men roll on these hills