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Hotel bosses on Serbia's mystical pyramid-shaped Mount Rtanj say they've been flooded with bookings by believers trying to escape the end of the world predicted by the ancient Mayan calender on December 21.

Science fiction seer Arthur C Clarke identified the peak as a place of "special energy" and fans believe the mountain's pyramid shape emits special energy that can be channelled to protect them from the apocalypse.

Fans say the distinctive peak may conceal a pyramid shaped building inside it left behind by alien visitors thousands of years ago.

Hotel manager Obrad Blecic explained: "In one day we had 500 people trying to book rooms. People want to bring their whole families."

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