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Cemeteries + Graveyards

Aoyama Cemetery, Tokyo

Grave hunting in Tokyo's realms of the dead

World’s Most Beautiful Cemeteries - Articles | Travel + Leisure

World’s Most Beautiful Cemeteries

Take your Children to the Graveyard! -- an explanation of why and how from Scoutie Girl.

Take your Children to the Graveyard!

Buried under a Bridge in Paris: the Misfit Mausoleums of Montmartre from

The Cemetery Travels Notebook is the place to keep field notes from your own cemetery adventures. It features 80 lined pages, interspersed with 20 lush full-page color photographs of cemeteries from Paris to Tokyo, with stops at Sleepy Hollow, San Francisco, and all points between, to inspire your wanderlust.

Cemetery Travels Notebook

Recoleta Cemetery, Argentina ~ David Alleno was an Italian immigrant who dreamed of being buried in the prestigious cemetery where he worked as a caretaker from 1881 to 1910. He saved enough money to buy a space built his own tomb. He even traveled back to his home country to find an artist who could carve his figure in marble, complete with keys, broom watering can.

Agatha Christie (1890 - 1976) Agatha Christie is one of the most popular writers in the crime and mystery genre of all time. She wrote 80 detective novels as well as a number of plays. Her books have been translated into 56 languages.

Agatha Christie (1890 - 1976) - Find A Grave Photos

This is the hidden grave of Robert, Agnes & Jeanne Balds. Three children who lived in Culross and died of the plague on 14th September 1645. Their grave was put out on Culross moor, now a forestry plantation.

It's all over now, Baby Blue... From the roadside memorial for Polly Klaas.

Tower of Silence (Dakhma) for Zoroastrian sky burial.

Exhumed grave in Greece. Due to lack of space, this is standard practice. To make room for newly deceased, the bodies are exhumed after 3 years and the bones placed in an ossuary with the bones of other members of the family, or, if there is no such box, they are simply buried in another part of the plot, perhaps even underneath one of the coffins.

Creepy Cemetery | 12 Intensely Creepy Cemetery Statues Gallery: Cemetery Statues: Kids ...

12 Intensely Creepy Cemetery Statues | Cemetery Statues: Kids

Lamppost, old cemetery in Reykjavik