By cooldude | March 7, 2013
Yes, we have all heard about the Salem Witch Trials. Yes, they were spooky and cruel and creepy enough to scare people even today. But Salem is now a very popular tourist destination with special ghost tours at night. It is said that some places in Salem, Massachusetts are still haunted by the tortured souls of the ones who were tortured to death there.
Located about 17 miles from Boston, this quiet little town became very popular after the revelations of the Salem witch trials. Many women were burnt alive or tortured and drowned in public as they were accused of practicing black magic. Some were not even tried and most were innocent. These tortured souls are still known to be present in Salem. Residents say that they have heard screams, seen apparitions and several other creepy things go on here. Why don’t you go and find out for yourself?