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10 STRANGEST PRISONS IN THE WORLD

Are you aware of the situation in prisons? Answer to this question is not known by most people…. We know about prisons only from movies and TV shows. But is reality like that? Electric shocks, beating, solitaries without water, or luxury accommodation with restaurants, hotels, children’s playground and a gym, all this exists and all this is possible in 10 strangest prisons in the world.

Gorgeous glass windows and a building from stainless steel… Is it business offices? No. That is a prison with five stars in Austria. In there are: gym, sport center, tennis courts and guest rooms. There is also a library, chapel and a multimedia room. “Its tenants are fine criminals”, who’s punishment does not exceed eighteen months of imprisonment. For this wealthiest Bolivian prison San Pedro offers: school, hospital, shoe shop, hair dresser and a hotel. Of course all this is very expensive, so that prisoners can make some additional money by working in stores of a prison. Like I said, here for money you can buy anything: from a private cell with a bathroom and a TV, to cigarettes, alcohol and cocaine.

In Norway they went one step further and created a first ecological prison in the world. It uses solar panels for receiving energy, they make their own food, recycle almost everything and try to reduce to emission of harmful fuels to a minimum. Considering that the make more food than they need, excess is sold to other prisons. During summer days when North Sea is warmer they are allowed to swim in it.

Much worse conditions in neighboring Venezuela or Russia where capacities are so overbooked that instead two prisoners, a cell is shared by ten. Fights, murders, rapes are a everyday occurrence here.

Probably best known for everyone and most guarded is the prison Alcatraz or The Rock in San Francisco. First is served as a military and later as a federal prison, all until 1963. It was functional for 29 years, and no one successfully escaped from it during that time. Today this prison is opened to tourists.

10SAN PEDRO BOLIVIA – Town prison

This prison has markets, restaurants and hairdressers, but no guards. Inmates buy their own cells, ranging from hovels to luxury suites.

09SARK PRISON GUERNSEY – Smallest prison

SARK prison is possibly smallest prison in the world. Holding two people, it is generally used for overnight stay.

08HALDEN PRISON NORWAY – 5 star prison

It is $20 million prison. Private cells with mini fridges, plasma TV and en suite bathrooms. The windows dont even have bars.

07LA PLANTA VENEZUELA – Corrupt

Venezuelan prison is 300% over capacity. LA PLANTA prisoners are openly armed, bribing guards for weapons and striking with violent riots.

06GERESO CHETUMAL MEXICO – Boxing

The prison has not seen violence for a decade. Feuds are settled in the prison boxing ring and there is even a post – fight spa.

05MARIGOPA COUNTY ARIZONA –Tent prison

In this prison inmates pay for their meals. They sleep in tents in 145F (63C) weather and have to wear pink underwear.

04ARANJUEZ PRISON SPAIN –Family cells

In this prison children can live with their convicted parents in DISNEY themed cells. The prison is designed to teach parenting skills.

03BASTIY PRISON NORWAY – Ecological

Ecological prison is self-reliant island prison with no guard or fences. Escaping prisoners are told to phone in so the warden knows they are safe.

02FORTEZZA MEDICEA ITALY – Restaurant prison

In this prison a team of inmate chefs cook 5 star food. The restaurant is booked up for week and you eat while serenaded by a pianist in for murder.

01CEBU PRISON PHILIPPINES – Dancing

A prison where prisoners are dancing is some kind of rehabilitation. 1.500 inmates dance to the likes of Michael Jackson and Gangnam Style.
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