As the 31st October approaches, ghostly and ghoulish decorations start to add an eerie air to even the most cheery neighbourhoods. But how much do you really know about the world's spookiest places?

Can you name the towns famous for their dark histories? Do you know the locations that inspired some of the greatest horror movies and novels? We've put together the ultimate Halloween quiz to put you to the test.

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