Mysterious Places Around The World #2. Area 51- USA
A magnet for conspiracy theorists like no other place on this listing, Area 51 has motivated UFO seekers and extra-terrestrial buffs for years — it even featured in Roland Emmerich’s alien-rich masterpiece Independence Day back in 1996!
Located smack bang in the midst of this Nevadan desert, the website was kept a top secret from the United States government since it began developing reconnaissance and spy planes back in the 50s.
Today, speculators think it may be anything from a public surveillance hub into a weather control channel to a time travel channel. Don’t expect a visitor’s centre or anything, but Vegas is only down the road!