Dozens of articles that need to be touched to get lucky by the tail
Perhaps, in every big (or not) the city exists a statue that, according to local residents, to bring good luck. And crowds of tourists eager to touch, rub or kiss sometimes very intimate places statues in various parts of the world and believe that this will help catch a fortune by the tail.
1. Crazy Girl
Las Vegas, USA
The first place is perhaps no surprise. After Las Vegas earned the nickname "Sin City." Therefore, is it any wonder that it has a statue that must be touched for the fifth point, unless of course, want to be lucky. "Crazy Girls" - a statue in the form of a number of women standing arm in arm with his back to the audience.
At first glance immediately evident that touches Female buttocks polished to shine. "Crazy Girls" was actually a live show, which went on for 28 years in the hotel and casino Riviera. Since the "Riviera" was closed in 2015, the statue was moved to the "Planet Hollywood". Today it is a favorite spot among tourists.
2. Victor Noir
This tombstone statue of a man in the cemetery. Victor Noir was a political journalist, who was shot in 1870 by Prince Pierre Bonaparte (Napoleon's thoroughbred III). After that Noir was seen as a martyr, and his funeral was attended by more than 100,000 people. Journalist buried at the Pere Lachaise cemetery, and in his honor a statue depicting lying on the ground Victor.
A feature of the statue is a noticeable bulge in his pants. It is believed that if you rub the bulge, it will prevent infertility. So women come from all of Paris at the cemetery, to do just that.
3. Charging Bull
New York, USA
This statue weighs 3,200 kilograms, and it was first brought to New York in December 1989 as part of a Christmas display. When the statue was taken away, local residents began to complain and to demand its return. Therefore, the "Bull" came back and placed in the Financial District. The idea is that if you rub the genitals of this animal statues, and it will definitely help to improve the financial affairs. Since this activity has become quite popular among the tourists, this part of the bull body today is very different in color. Many believe that the bull symbolizes prosperity on Wall Street and Success. However, the artist intended to symbolize the power and prosperity of America. His idea was that in a place like New York, people flock from around the world, finding success in this city.
4. Dolly Parton
Sevier, United States
In contrast Sevier County Courthouse in Tennessee can see a statue of the famous singer Dolly Parton. She sits on a rock and playing the guitar. This corner of Tennessee was her birthplace, and the locals wanted to pay tribute to the famous singer, so the statue was erected in her honor. Today, many tourists consider it my duty to touch the statue of the singer's left breast. It is believed that it brings good luck in love and relationships.
5. Molly Malone
In Dublin, the capital can find a statue of the charming lady on Suffolk Street. It was moved from its usual place on Grafton Street for the demolition of some old buildings and building new ones in the city. However, this slight change in location did not affect the influx of tourists to the statue. The story goes that this girl was either confused, or fisherwoman. But the fact is that today a song about Molly is one of the unofficial symbols of Ireland, and the tourists loved to touch her breasts statue.
New York, USA
This statue is located inside the shopping center in New York. two rather large statues of Adam honed his touch tourists can be found on the first floor of The Shops at Columbus Circle shopping center. What is interesting, there is no legend, associated with a similar touch.
7. The wife of Yu the Great
Statue wife Yu the Great standing holding hands with statues husband and matchmaker. Yu the Great was the founder of China's first dynasty in 2070 BC. A woman's breast is exposed, and is easy to guess, to any place of the statue tourists touch more often. Local authorities complain that tourists damage the statue, also stating that such behavior is disrespectful to Chinese culture.
In this beautiful Bavarian town you can also find a beautiful female statue in the city center. This statue is named after a character Juliet in the famous love story of Romeo and Juliet. What is interesting, Juliet in Munich has a twin in Italy, and the statue was actually donated by Munich authorities Italian Verona.
Juliet in Verona, famous for the fact that tourists are always touching her breasts. However, with the statue of Juliet in Munich linked to another custom: it is necessary to put the flowers in his hand. Nevertheless, judging by the "polished" breasts, obviously local people also like to be taken for it.
9. András Hadik
András Hadik was a famous Hungarian hussars. In fact, he had the highest rank in the army of Austria-Hungary (Field Marshal) during the Seven Years' War. In 1937, in Budapest, we decided to erect a statue in his honor right next to the famous Matthias Church which is located on a hill overlooking the city.
Andras Hadikov statue on horseback should symbolize bravery and courage in battle. However, a horse, like a bull on Wall Street, there is quite a noticeable testicles. They attract some reason the attention of tourists. A local engineering students tend to rub the horse causal place before the exams, to certainly pull the winning ticket.
10. Park Hesindan
Samcheok, South Korea
And the last item on the list - a park full of statues of male genitalia. In contrast to the historical statues, around which a legend developed about what they need to touch in the park opposite. In fact, people need to interact with the exhibits here. Hesindan born as a result of an old legend. Once upon a time I lived a virgin who was to marry his beloved. However, she died due to the high tide in the sea.
After that, all the fishermen in the village ceased to be caught fish, and people started to believe that they are cursed. But one day, one of the fishermen to assist in the sea, and the fish returned. Therefore, the locals considered it an omen, and erected statues of male genitalia along the coast. Today, this place has a park where you can sit on these statues, to touch them and interact with them. The park has become a favorite holiday destination among both Koreans and tourists alike. All local statues made of stone and wood.