12/2/2019
Roman catacombs
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SmartBrief's Katie Parks notes that dark tourism -- connected to death or tragedy -- can be tricky to offer, but The Tour Guy co-founder and Chief Product Officer Brandon Shaw believes it would be a disservice not to share some of history's more disconcerting aspects, as long as it's done respectfully. The goal of the company's Capuchin Crypts and Rome Catacombs tours, he says, is to "provide a colorful picture of anecdotes and facts to our customers so they are more engaged."

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