Top 5 Scariest Locations in Asia Travellers Should Not Go | Asia has been embroiled in so much turmoil in the past 100 years, and is only just getting out of it now. Some people start to investigate places that have ghost stories, but these places are actually haunted by history. A lot of terrible things happened. Anyway, below are top five haunted and scariest location places in Asia travellers should not go.
1. Tat Tak School, Hong Kong
Said to be one of the most haunted locations in Hong Kong, the now-abandoned Tat Tak School is the subject of many frightening tales, including reports of suicide and the ghost of a woman in red. Some cabbies refuse to take the road that leads to the school, which is surrounded by graves and also reportedly haunted.
2. Lawang Sewu, Indonesia
The history of hauntings of this old building in Indonesia is tied to the history of colonialism in the country. At the end of World War II, the Japanese fought a battle with Indonesian troops in front of the building, and there are stories of people being tortured in the basement.
3. Chibichiri Cave, Okinawa
At the end of World War II, Japanese soldiers were told to kill themselves rather than surrender to U.S. forces. Dozens upon dozens did so in various caves throughout Okinawa. Many civilians were killed and also killed themselves. Skull sculptures can be found in the caves as a memorial to the events.
4. Clark Hospital, Philippines
This former U.S. Army hospital is said to be visited by the ghosts of soldiers who died here. In 1991, when Mount Pinatubo eruped, the U.S. Air Force evacuated Clark Air Base where the hospital is located.
5. Bagua Building, Taiwan
Off the southern coast of Taiwan, Green Island attracts Taiwanese tourists. The island once housed a penal colony for political prisoners. The prison is still there, and the island is said to be haunted by those who were killed during the White Terror period of political suppression (1949-1987).