Rubbish tourist attractions: the ‘Narrowest Street In The World’ in Reutlingen, Germany

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    8ball Hetero Sapiens

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    Pickman's model every man and every woman is a star

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  4. [62]

    [62] This week the score draws are plentiful

  5. QueenOfGoths

    QueenOfGoths Fuck you Dave!

    The Tupelo Meteorite

    It's a big piece of rock. And isn't actually a meteorite.

    Plus there was a trip hazard nearby which Mr. QofG's reported to Tupelo District Council or whatever the equivalent is!! :D

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    JuanTwoThree Back to the mug-shot

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  7. Orang Utan

    Orang Utan knows how to use the three shells

    I once went to what was billed from the roadside as 'the world's biggest underground military museum' (somewhere in North Wales on the way to Snowdonia), which turned out to be a couple of rusting tanks in a cave.
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    Pickman's model every man and every woman is a star

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    Because that's when I was in town. I thought they might have been able to provide basic lighting for a WORLD RECORD HOLDER.
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  13. Orang Utan

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    Pickman's model every man and every woman is a star

    where i used to work there was something in one of the archive boxes, mr jones's pencil. so i went and looked at it one day, and it was a pencil with a bit of string and a tag. the tag said 'this pencil belonged to mr jones the supervisor and he used it every day of his working life from 1852 to 1899' or similar. only i didn't believe it because it was still six inches long.
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    farmerbarleymow Seagull + Chips = Happy Seagull

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    Pickman's model every man and every woman is a star

    i have been in the world's darkest room and light somewhat ruins the experience
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  17. littleseb

    littleseb littleseb

    I've been and wasn't impressed but liked Reutlingen for its location - the gateway to the Swabian Alps.

    btw- it's not in Bavaria but Baden Wuertemberg.
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    You're right - one of the sites I looked at said Bavaria. Bah. Fixed.
  20. littleseb

    littleseb littleseb

    I've played very cool gigs in Reutlingen btw. Cool arty scene of v keen music appreciators there.
  21. editor

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    We had a cracking gig there. It's a small town and we didn't think that many people would turn up but we had a very enthusiastic crowd!
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  22. S☼I

    S☼I Where are the prophets? Where are the visionaries?

    Prague's National Museum had lots of inexpertly stuffed animals and drawer after drawer of trilobite fossils, and not much else.
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    Assorted contrived roadside attractions in the US (world's tallest thermometer, world's largest peach, world's largest sperm whale replica, world's largest frying pan, world's largest beetle, world's largest peanut, etc). See also Australia's big things.
  24. copliker

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    A Century of Tramping

  25. chilango

    chilango Neither Westminster nor Brussels....

    Grange Cavern, Holywell.
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  26. Orang Utan

    Orang Utan knows how to use the three shells

    that's it, yes!
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  27. Jennastan

    Jennastan bloop

    Smallest house in Great Britain. firstly, I'm sceptical. Secondly, who cares? It's like an extension on that other house, so what?
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  28. planetgeli

    planetgeli There's no future in England's dreaming

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  29. tim

    tim EXPLODED TIM! (Help me!!!)

    Not only did Lenin's office in the Marx Memorial Library have a photocopier in it when I visited, but I have also just discovered that the space it occupies was only walled off years after Lenin left London
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  30. Bahnhof Strasse

    Bahnhof Strasse A-wob a-bob bob

    You can go and see the world’s biggest turban in Udaipur :)
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