This world is full of strange places The Island of Dolls (Isla de las Munecas) is one of them. It is the darkest and the creepiest island located in Xochimico near MexicoCity. This island gives a sad impact to the visitors yet it is one of the strangest and scariest tourist attractions. The Island of Dolls is the home of hundreds of dolls hanging on almost every other tree. The limbs of the dolls, distorted heads and blank eyes give a creepy and spooky impact of the island. The dolls appear fearsome even in the sunlight, but in the dark they are particularly haunting.
There is a story related to this island. About 50 years ago this The Island of Dolls was known to be the residence of a man Don Julian Santana. He found a dead body of a child and a doll floating in the canal water. It was said that the child was drowned. The death of the child haunted Don Julian Santana. He was terrified. He thought that the soul of the little girl is now living in this island and needs to be pleased. He started hanging dolls on the trees of the island, yet not satisfied. His illusion made him hanging these dolls every day. One day after another this island was filled with dolls of all kinds. He used to fish dolls from the canals, find them in trash and along with that trade dolls for grown fruits and vegetables. Don thought that this act would please the tortured soul of the child and keep evil at bay. The island would be safe as evil spirit would be pleased. Later on Don drowned as the little girl. His death is still a question mark. A few consider it as an accident while others think that he was the victim of evil spirits that lived on this island.
The Island of Dolls was known to the world after some filming by different networks and their claim that the island is haunted. Today it is a spot that attracts several curious tourists who want to know the mystery behind this island.
Visiting this island is quite a task. The feeling if walking in this creepiest zone is another experience. The dolls have seen many decades hanging there and this is also illustrated by their appearance. Don also created a graveyard for these dolls. Every tourist that visits Island of Dolls comes out with a unique experience. A few claim that they could hear the whispers of the dolls and could feel their eyes on them. If you have a heart go visit The Island of Dolls and have an experience of your own.