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The 'Most Haunted Island' on Earth Is Now Up for Auction

TIME - 16 Apr 2014
Poveglia: A Venice Lagoon Island of Sadness and Horror VENICE, ITALY - AUGUST 27: Beds and furniture remain in one of the dormitories in the psychiatric ward of the abandoned Hospital of Poveglia on August 27, 2011 in Venice, Italy. The island of ...
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Moncrieff's success no mystery

Winnipeg Free Press - 31 May 2017
The ghost city of Poveglia is one of the most haunted islands in the world. It's now completely abandoned and there's an old asylum, so it's pretty creepy there. There are mass graves there for plague victims who were dropped off there to die. I don't ...
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Die Geisterinsel

Süddeutsche.de - 23 Jun 2017
Über keines der Lagunen-Eilande existieren aber so schaurig-schöne Horror-Stories wie über Poveglia. Schon die Spitznamen für die gegenüber dem Örtchen Malamocco auf dem Lido di Venezia gelegene Insel sprechen Bände: "Island of Madness" ...
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Polak spędził noc na nawiedzonej wyspie Poveglia

Antyradio.pl - 29 May 2017
Polak spędził noc na nawiedzonej wyspie Poveglia. Znany YouTuber „Żądny Przygód” spędził noc na opuszczone włoskiej wyspie Povelia. To właśnie tutaj zsyłani byli wszyscy chorzy, u których zdiagnozowano dżumę.
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The Haunted Island of Poveglia (Part one)

L'Italo Americano (subscription) (blog) - 27 Oct 2016
Of the many islands surrounding Venice, there is one located to the south, quite close to the shoreline of Lido. It is the island of Poveglia, referred to by some as “the island of terror.” Venetians prefer not to discuss the island nor answer ...
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Poveglia Island: Like Hell, But in Italy

Huffington Post - 05 Dec 2013
Poveglia Island is a secluded little piece of land that even the macho-iest of Italians stay the fuck away from. The final restless place of thousands of diseased, murderous and insane people, Poveglia is the convergence of everything we know about evil.
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Learning to Navigate the Venetian Lagoon Like a Pro

New York Times - 10 May 2017
The most poetic ruin, Poveglia, was once a graveyard for plague victims and then a rambling hospital, which a group named Poveglia Per Tutti (Poveglia for Everyone) is trying to save. To get there, I had to go with members of a rowing club from ...
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An island off the coast of Italy has a dark, twisted past

AOL News - 12 Oct 2016
Poveglia island off the coast of Venice has a mysterious past. Many are terrified of the island because of the rumors and ghost stories that surround it. Poveglia was used as a quarantine colony during the Bubonic Plague. Over 160,000 people who ...
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Naší loďky se chopil vítr a hnal nás k prokletému místu

nasehvezdy.cz (tisková zpráva) (Blog) - 20 Jun 2017
Poveglia byla tichá a opuštěná… Zvláštní ale bylo, že jsme neslyšeli na ostrově zpívat ptáky, jen šumění moře, jak narážely vlny o břeh. A pak se to stalo… Žanetka se vztyčila na loďce a ukázala na ostrov: „Tamhle někdo je!“ Rybář vnučku upřeně sledoval.
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Poveglia Plague Island

Atlas Obscura - 22 Jan 2013
In 1922, a mental hospital was opened on Poveglia. Local legend says that one doctor at the hospital tortured and killed many of his patients, butchering them horribly only to later die by falling from, or possibly being thrown off of, its bell tower ...
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Island Fixer-Upper, Near the Madding Crowd

New York Times - 12 May 2014
Poveglia might be a forgotten place in the Venetian Lagoon if not for a more recent feature: a digital For Sale sign. Now the island is entangled in two very different Italian problems, one national and one local. Italy's public debt is so great that ...
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10 destinaţii interesante în care nu vei ajunge niciodată

Monitorul Expres - 16 Jun 2017
Poveglia, Italia. Insula mică din Poveglia este cuprinsă între Veneţia şi Lido. De ce este ilegal să o vizitaţi? Cu mult timp în urmă a existat un spital de boli mintale, unde se presupune că au fost făcute experimente asupra pacienţilor, aceştia fiind ...
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Call for entries to University Island competition 2016

Dezeen - 07 Mar 2016
Organised by Young Architects Competitions (YAC), the ideas competition is asking entrants to develop a proposal for transforming Poveglia Island, located between Venice and Lido, which has been abandoned for the past 50 years. Poveglia has no ...
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Top 10 destinaţii pline de mister în care nu vei ajunge niciodată

UNIMEDIA - 08 Jun 2017
Poveglia, Italia. Insula mică din Poveglia este cuprinsă între Veneţia şi Lido. De ce este ilegal să o vizitaţi? Cu mult timp în urmă a existat un spital de boli mintale, unde se presupune că au fost făcute experimente asupra pacienţilor, aceştia fiind ...
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Turist olarak ormana gitti bu manzarayla karşılaştı ve...

Internet Haber - 02 Jun 2017
11- Poveglia Adası, İtalya / Eskiden vebalılar için karantina istasyonu ve akıl hastanesi olarak kullanılan Poveglia Adası, bugün terk edilmiş binalar ve yabani otlarla kaplı. Efsaneye göre karantina döneminde burada birçok insan yanmış. Şu anda ...
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Exploring Poveglia: the world's most haunted island

MyToba - 02 Jun 2016
Those were the only words the water-taxi driver said before dropping me off on the desolate shores of Poveglia, a little island off the coast of Venice that is rumoured to be the world's most haunted. As the gloomy tower of Poveglia first came into ...

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