Why Trips To The Cemetery Aren't Just For 'Big Fat Goths'

Jessica Hanson | Posted 11.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Jessica Hanson

I'm talking about tomb tourism. Many fellow taphophiles (that's a lover of gravestones and cemeteries) and I regularly take time out of our weekends to wander among the dearly departed, taking in the sights and sounds of the graveyard.

Medieval Cemetery Of 1,000 Bodies Found Under Cambridge University

PA | Posted 01.04.2015 | UK

A medieval cemetery containing the remains of more than 1,000 people - making it one of the largest in Britain - has been unearthed under part of the ...

Is This The Most Inappropriate Place To Sunbathe?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Two women have been caught sunbathing on gravestones in a cemetery in Victoria, Australia. A photograph of the bikini-clad pair, who stripped off i...

The Future Cemetery

Dr John Troyer | Posted 19.11.2012 | Home
Dr John Troyer

In April 2012, I started a new project that asked a not-so-easily-answered question related to both the past and future: What can 21st century cemeteries become?

Swastika Graffiti On Jewish Gravestones In German Cemetery

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 04.09.2012 | UK

Gravestones were desecrated and sprayed with blue swastikas at a Jewish cemetery in Germany, less than two months after the last antisemitic attack at...

'Tinder Box' Weather Sparks Cemetery Blaze

PA | Posted 27.03.2012 | UK

Britain's largest cemetery is on fire as the "tinder box dry conditions" sparked wildfires. The blaze is raging over 17 acres of the 500-acre Brook...