The most famous of the fake attractions of the world (Juliet’s Balcony and the castle of count Dracula).
1. The home of Sherlock Holmes in London (United Kingdom)
The house-Museum of the fictional character of Sherlock Holmes on Baker street No. 239, as No. 221-b does not exist (London, UK).
2. Juliet’s balcony in Verona (Italy)
Building namesakes of the Capulets and the attached balcony in the beginning of the last century give the house of Juliet (Verona, Venice).
3. Dracula’s Castle (Romania)
Bran castle represent the false lock of the immortal vampire count Dracula (Romania).
Created to attract tourists to Castle Dracula and his famous tomb (Romania).
4. Grave of Osiris and the temple of ISIS (Egypt)
The temple of ISIS was moved to the island of Agilkia (Egypt).
The sarcophagus of the tomb of the ancient Egyptian God of the underworld – Osiris (Island of Agilkia, Egypt).
5. Stonehenge on the lands of the County of Wiltshire (England)
Stonehenge has lost its sacral power (UK).
6. The great wall of China (China)
Fragments of the great wall of China, created at the end of the last century (China).
As for the authenticity of the Chinese wall – that she really existed, and it was built many centuries generations (starting with the III century BC and it is possible to count to the twenty-first century). Its total length reaches 8 thousand kilometers, at what is not solid defensive structure and he had never been. And of course, windswept and washed by the rains, it is very much dilapidated, and those fragments that guides show 40 million tourists a year, created entirely in the near 80-ies of the last century.
7. The Burial Of Jesus Christ
A few burial places of Jesus Christ (Jerusalem, Japan).
8. The Birthplace Of Columbus
The house where supposedly he was born Cristoforo Colombo (Italy, Spain).
In Italy and Spain has created at least six ancestral houses of the discoverer of America, but the palm keeps the house in Genoa, despite the fact that it was built 200 years after his birth! This fact does not bother neither the organizers of the false attractions or tourists themselves, which a crowd of thousands eager to visit the house where he was born, Columbus.
The house-Museum of Christopher Columbus to Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Spain).
But scientists are still arguing about where all the same the birth of the famous cartographer, because no documentary evidence has not been found yet.
9. Sleepy Hollow in Westchester County (USA)
For the sake of the tourists, the American village of North Tarrytown was renamed Sleepy Hollow (USA).
Fragments of the film-horror “Sleepy Hollow” (directed by Tim Burton, 1999).
10. The cruiser “Aurora” in St. Petersburg (Russia)
The cruiser “Aurora” in the beginning of the last century (Saint-Petersburg, Russia). | Photo: pikabu.ru.
New cruiser Aurora on Petrogradskaya embankment (Saint Petersburg, Russia).