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10 Nightmarish Facts About Snake Island

Take a tour of Ilha de Queimada Grande, aka "Snake Island," aka the worst tourist destination in the world. Off the shore of Brazil, Snake Island plays home to thousands of snakes, and guess what: they're anything but harmless.

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9. The last lighthouse operator, his wife, and their three children were all bitten by snakes that slithered through a window at night. As they tried to flee the island, snakes bit them from the branches above, and they died before escaping.

Check out this video to see the living, breathing horror:

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