Talk about extraterrestrial travel. From alien life to flying saucers, sightings of unidentified flying objects have been reported for thousands of years — and the locations are more far-flung than you would think.
Most of us have heard of the ghostly sightings in Roswell, New Mexico and Nuremburg, Germany, but what about the “golden globe of fire” that filled the skies of Ischia, Italy, in 91 BC before falling to the the earth, increasing in size and returning to the sky? Or the “ship-like” vessel that suddenly appeared on the eastern shores of Japan in 1803 carrying “a beautiful young woman” with red and white hair, dressed in “strange” clothes and speaking a language the Japanese fisherman had never heard before?
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If you’re planning trips to any of these destinations, you might want to consider a side trip to spook the heck out of your travel companions. Without further ado, here are Orbitz’s top 10 spots for historical UFO sightings.
The Nile Delta (Lower Egypt), Egypt
Ischia (formerly Aenariae), Italy
Eastern Shore, Japan
Roswell, New Mexico
Flatwoods, West Virginia
Erasmuskloof, Pretoria, South Africa
Norway and Sweden
Source:: The Mercury News – Lifestyle