The Island of the Dolls

Jul 27, 2017, 09:09 PM

This week on Oddity, we'll be looking at a tiny island with a tragic history, which has become something of a tourist attraction due to its eerie inhabitants; The Island of the Dolls.

Sources and further reading:

Isla De Las Munecas website: http://www.isladelasmunecas.com/

La Isla De Las Munecas, Slate: http://www.slate.com/blogs/atlasobscura/2013/06/17/laisladelasmunecasisanislandfilledwithhundredsofhangingdecomposing.html

La Isla De Las Munecas, Atlas Obscura: http://www.atlasobscura.com/places/la-isla-de-las-munecas

Mexico's Creepiest Tourist Destination, Weburbanist: http://weburbanist.com/2010/10/06/mexicos-creepiest-tourist-destination-island-of-the-dolls/

Xochimilco, Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xochimilco