Suicide is recognized as the ultimate expression of despair. And even though the person making the decision to die may find some sense of peace, family and friends are left in a maelstrom of devastation and pain. According to the World Health Organization, there are over one million successful suicides every year.
Ironically, these desperate acts of self-destruction are often carried out in some of the most beautiful locations in the world. Read on for the 10 most popular suicide spots on Earth.