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A sad moment in history

It's hard to stand here and not think about what happened here. It's a beautiful spot with a great view, but the dark history makes it a place for solemn, silent introspection... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 15 March 2016
Roomforerror
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Lake Mary, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Heading up to the cliffs after visiting the museum in garapan was the best idea. It gives you a deeper perspective and really soaks you up into the reality that was ww2. About 8thousand people jumped off of these cliffs to commit suicide. Seeing the sheer cliffs is just gut wrenching to imagine so many lives lost here. If you... More 

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Thank Jason Paul V
Guam, Mariana Islands
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127 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016

This place is just a sight to see. Once you get to the top, you will appreciate the view that Saipan has to offer! Also, there is a great historic story about this place, so it is very exciting site!

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Thank boyboyk
Soufrière, Soufriere, St. Lucia
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151 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016

A lot of history and the view was great. See from below first and then go up. Some memorials but needs some work as it has been hit by bad weather.

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Thank David H
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

The site is rich in history but quite boring to be honest. Since Siapan is a small island, might as well visit it. You have to pee in the forest as well should you need to go...

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Thank Edward K
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016

So this is not a developed historical site. This is a moving location where you can reflect of significance of the events that occurred. If history is lost on you then you can just enjoy the view....

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Thank Ron M
Lake Mary, Florida
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54 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

It's hard to stand here and not think about what happened here. It's a beautiful spot with a great view, but the dark history makes it a place for solemn, silent introspection Drive up here on a clear night, and see more stars than you imagined possible. Watch out for ghosts, though. They're everywhere.

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1 Thank Roomforerror
Singapore
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108 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

Scenery is alright, nothing spectacular about the cliff, except for the history that haunted the location. The blue sky and scenic view of the ocean does make this place a little more pleasant. In the most Northern part of Saipan. About 15 minutes drive from city centre.

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Thank Jeremy G
Suva, Fiji
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555 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016

a deep trench within meters from the point you stand. Beautiful scene and worth the visit. Well mark signs all around.

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Thank Iowane N
Seoul, South Korea
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

The Suicide cliff is accessible by paved road - Rte 322 from the Middle road, by car, bicycle or walking. From the top, the whole north part of Saipan can be seen.

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Thank hazinheira
Bellevue, Washington, USA
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99 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2015

This is a cliff from which many civilians jumped to their death when the US took the island of Saipan. The Japanese had told them that the US military would treat them very badly. They were scared and preferred to die, so jumped both from this inland cliff and from Banzai Cliff which is at the edge of the ocean.... More 

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