Peter’s latest book, The Best Places for Everything, available from Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Indiebound and your local bookstore, tackles all things haunting and haunted. From a Chapel of Bones to ghosts and graves keep reading to see just a few of Peter’s favorite things that go bump in the night. Remember to check back every Friday for a different look at some of Peter’s best places.
1. Capuchin Catacombs, Palermo
Beneath the Capuchin monastery in Palermo, Italy, is the Capuchin Catacombs, where thousands of centuries-old corpses have been placed upright in nooks, hung up on the walls or set in chairs for public display. Talk about creepy: Some of the corpses still have their lips, hair and eyelids intact.