Grief Tourism

Travel to areas affected by natural disasters, places where people were murdered, etc.

Archive for November, 2008

Death Railway in Kanchanaburi, Thailand

6th November 2008

Here’s an article that starts off with one dark tourism expereince and then starts discussing different examples of dark tourism.¬† Apparently there’s an attraction known as Death Railway in¬†Kanchanaburi, Thailand. It’s a bridge built during WWII where “13,000 PoWs, 80,000 Asian labourers and 1,000 Japanese and Korean guards died while working in the most appalling […]

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