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Camping at “The Gates of Hell” in Turkmenistan

Darvaza Crater, or “The Gates of Hell” is a large sinkhole in the Karakum Desert that has been on fire for over 40 years. The gas crater is located near the village of Darvaza about 160 miles north of Ashgabat, the capital of Turkmenistan. Look: The crater is 230 ft wide and and its depth …

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