The world's weirdest holiday activities

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If you feel that your moustache needs perking up you should head to Turkey. If the urge to chase down tornadoes takes you then you should probably try hunting them in the United States. And if you've always wanted to set petrol-soaked rags alight and hurl them at people in the streets then El Salvador should be top of your holiday wishlist.

In fact all of these bizarre holiday activities and more are par for the course in some travel destinations.

We've collected our favourite strangest things to get up to abroad, and there are some brilliant ones, from swimming in beer in Austria to pretending to be an illegal immigrant in Mexico. Tell us which whacky activity takes your fancy below.

Ten of the weirdest things to do on holiday

Ten of the weirdest things to do on holiday


If these activities aren't weird enough for you, take a look at our collection of the strangest festivals around the world, we've got everything from baby jumping in Spain to punching your neighbours in Bolivia!

Weird and wacky festivals

Weird and wacky festivals