10 Places On Earth With The Funniest Names



The world is a very strange place, and for those who have traveled it, they know that fact to be true. There are ridiculous customs, traditions, social norms, and rules in a lot of places around the world. There are also a lot of places with interesting and bizarre historical background stories. There are also quite a few places with really weird names – names that you probably won’t even want to say. This list is a compilation of ten different places across the globe with really funny and bizarre names.

Penistone

Obviously the innuendo behind this Yorkshire town’s name is rampant, but the name likely was derived from the town’s Welsh and English background.

Nothing

There is a town in Arizona named Nothing. It was pretty much completely abandoned in 2005, so now it’s just a ghost town. There is a sign there that reads: “The staunch citizens of Nothing are full of Hope, Faith, and Believe in the work ethic. Thru-the-years-these dedicated people had faith in Nothing, hoped for Nothing, worked at Nothing, for Nothing.”