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    Chernobyl to Open for Tourism

    Want a better understanding of the world's worst nuclear disaster? Come tour the Chernobyl nuclear power plant.

    Beginning next year, Ukraine plans to open up the sealed zone around the Chernobyl reactor to visitors who wish to learn more about the tragedy that occurred nearly a quarter of a century ago, the Emergency Situations Ministry said Monday.



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    Re: Chernobyl to Open for Tourism

    Maybe I can use my rewards points. Do you think there is a Holiday Inn inside the sealed zone?



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    Re: Chernobyl to Open for Tourism

    What a great place for a honeymoon or a family vacation.



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    Re: Chernobyl to Open for Tourism

    Assuming you won't get radiation poisoning still, why not. If you can tour a concentration camp to understand that tragedy this doesnt seem any more odd to me.


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    Re: Chernobyl to Open for Tourism

    Ummmm.....radiation.




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    Re: Chernobyl to Open for Tourism

    My wife and I have been discussing taking a trip for our 10th anniversary. WE finally have our destination.



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    Re: Chernobyl to Open for Tourism

    Quote Originally Posted by SuperCy View Post
    My wife and I have been discussing taking a trip for our 10th anniversary. WE finally have our destination.

    if radiation wasn't an issue...I'd second this. On the other hand, there's other places with historical importance that are closer.



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    Re: Chernobyl to Open for Tourism

    I've always wanted super powers. This may be my ticket.



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    Re: Chernobyl to Open for Tourism

    I'm sure it will get glowing reviews.


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    Re: Chernobyl to Open for Tourism

    Are tickets tax deductible?



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    Re: Chernobyl to Open for Tourism

    Can we get Coupons?



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    Re: Chernobyl to Open for Tourism

    I will finally have a reason to wear my asbestos underoos!


    Quote Originally Posted by 2020cy View Post
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    Sweeeeeeet...

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    Re: Chernobyl to Open for Tourism

    I loved my tour of Three Mile Island. I can't imagine what this would be like. Adventureland versus Disneyworld?



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    Re: Chernobyl to Open for Tourism

    Quote Originally Posted by BooneCy View Post
    Maybe I can use my rewards points. Do you think there is a Holiday Inn inside the sealed zone?
    Maybe you can use CyBookie credits?



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    Re: Chernobyl to Open for Tourism

    If I took a broom, could the radiation turn me into The Leader?


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