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Island of the dolls

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Isla de las Munecas (Island of the dolls) is a terrifying island off the coast of Mexico. The place is full of creepy old dolls.

Legend has it that a young girl drowned off the island 50 years ago. Shortly after her death, the island’s sole inhabitant, a hermit named Don Julian Santana Barrera, began finding dolls in the canal. In an effort to ward of evil spirits, Barrera hung the dolls from trees.

 

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Barrera drowned in 2001. Oo, spooky.

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This entry was posted on February 21, 2013 by in Weird art, Weird people.

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