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The martyr, the catacombs, and the blood mystery

The next stop on the underground exploration tour was the large and cavernous Catacombe di San Gennaro. The catacombs in…

Catacombe di San Gaudioso

I’ll start this post by saying: the San Gaudioso experience is new for me. I’ve studied osteology, graves, and death…

The tunnel that was built by the “Bomba” king

The underground world in Napoli is complex and rich with a history that surpasses that of the world above. 60%…

Les catacombes et les ossuaries

Homo sicut fenum dies ejus, tanquam flos agri sic efflorebit quoniam spiritus pertransibit in illo et non subsistet et non…

Black Chasm Cavern

There are four Cave & Mine Adventures caves in the Sierra Mountains that are frequented by tourists. The most popular…

Sacramento’s Underground

Remember John Sutter of Sutter’s Fort fame? Well… When John Sutter left Switzerland, he left behind a large family who…

Forestiere Underground Gardens

From the surface it looks rather unassuming and flat. There’s a chain link fence designed to keep people out. The…

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