8 Abandoned and mysterious places around the world said to be haunted
There are several abandoned and mysterious places around the world. Some have declined to become abandoned cities and some hare now off limits by law. Take a look at some of these mystery places and watch the video below to know what makes them so mysterious and even haunted.
1 St Elmo Colorado 1880 Gold Mining Town Abandoned 1950
USA’s best preserved and well known ghost town, St Elmo was founded in 1880 and progressed into a gold mining city. The City’s decline began in 1920 with the railroad stopping its service leaving St Elmo abandoned in 1950. Many believe it to be haunted.
2 Oradour Sur Glane France
At one time this was a thriving and quaint little town in France till the German occupation ending its existence. 642 town residents were massacred by the German SS troops on 10th June 1944. Thereafter it was abandoned but never destroyed. The village remained standing as a testimony to atrocities of Nazi Germany and is now a tourist attraction. Locals however keep far from the area believing it to be extremely haunted.
3 Sanszhi pod city Taiwan
Among abandoned and mysterious places, Sanszhi Pod city was an ambitious venture constructed in 1978 designed specifically for rich business men and US army officers. However it never got off to a good start because of financial issues and unexplained events such as suicides in the area. People thought it to be cursed and the area was abandoned to make way for a sea resort.