There’s no doubt that around the globe there are some destinations that hold quite the mystery to them. Such places like this can often be fascinating, intriguing, thrilling, or even frightening to those who have the opportunity to visit and explore them. Some of these mysterious destinations, though, are much more intriguing to us than anything else, particularly when upon the first inspection, nothing really stands out or there’s seemingly nothing out of the ordinary about them. These are the places that really make one wonder when you get to the bottom of them.
Many locations that are picturesque have hidden dark pasts. Often, based of their histories, even darker legends are formed about these places. Whether the tales and stories consist of witchcraft, ghosts, or strange sightings that are seemingly from another world, some parts of our planets are not always when they appear. What you think you are seeing isn’t always what really in front of you.
We have compiled a list for you of 10 everyday places that have dark and bizarre legends to them. Let us know what you think and if you’ve ever come across one of the places or have experienced something similar before!
Strange Activities Of Deer Island
In the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Biloxi, Mississippi you will find Deer Island. It’s the home to a plethora of stories and tales, some even dating back as far as the early 19th century and they continue to be told to this day. Fisherman who utilize the island as a base during all kinds of fishing trips often report many of the sightings.
For example, they have long told of the Firewater Ghost, who is sometimes referred to as the Ghost of Blue Fire, which is known to be a ball of blue fire that can often be seen speedily moving from underneath the surface of the water.
Many researchers in the modern age have also likened details similar to sightings of what they believe to be a UFO.
A skeleton that’s headless is also said to roam this island. Legends have stated that this skeleton is the skeleton of an unfortunate pirate who had been decapitated by his fellow crew so he would be able to forever watch over their loot on the island.