Algoma WI hotels. Find rooms / hotels in Algoma Wisconsin United States of America. Sights, attractions, wildlife, national and state parks and/or forests of Wisconsin. Hauntings, monsters, ghosts, legends, folklore and myths of Wisconsin. Interesting or amusing stories, warnings or travel advice.
Camelopard wishes you a comfortable stay in your Algoma Wisconsin hotel. Seasoned travellers will become acquainted with the famous hotels in their destinations. The Villa D'Este on Lake Como, the Goldeneye Hotel (once the home of James Bond author Ian Fleming) in Jamaica's Oracabessa Bay, the Grand Hyatt Macau, the Hotel Lisboa and its famous casino in Macau, the Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong, the Belmond Copacabana Palace in Rio de Janeiro and the Sofitel Rio de Janeiro Copacabana. are among the classic or luxury hotels of the world.
Scary Stories, Ghosts, Monsters, Legends, Folklore and Myths in Wisconsin
The fierce, horned and spined Hodag that may dwell in the woods around Rhinelander; ghosts and unearthly screams at the haunted, historic and luxurious Retlaw Plaza Hotel in Fond du Lac; the ghost of Mr Pfister, who still walks his phantom dog, in the historic and pet friendly Pfister Hotel, in Milwaukee; many ghosts in Marquette University, Milwaukee; the beings, possibly fairy folk, who live beneath Sinsinawa Mound; the spectral lady in a blue hat and the rather shabby male ghost that haunt the American Club Resort in Kohler; a young boy whose spirit haunts the Grand Opera House in Oshkosh, where he died from a fall; and tall tales of the giant lumberjack Paul Bunyan and his blue ox, Babe (scholars regard Wisconsin as his true home and the earliest collected stories were probably in "Legends of Paul Bunyan, Lumberjack" published by the Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters), are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Wisconsin.
The Beast of Bray Road, possibly a a werewolf, seen near Elkhorn; giant, finned serpents, as well as spirits and a powerful manitou, in Devil's Lake (Da-wa-kah-char-gra) where the Ho-Chunk nation still celebrate their spiritual rites; ghostly chldren who haunt the Menominee Casino Resort and hotel in Keshena; the numerous hauntings and psychic phenomena of Manitowoc Place (formerly the Evergreen Inn Hotel) in Manitowoc; the mischievious spirit of "Agatha", the cigar smoking ghost of William Karsten, the playful spectre of little Billy Karsten, as well as other hauntings and psychokinetic manifestations, at the Karsten Hotel (The Historic Karsten Inn) in Kewaunee; the legend of Maiden Rock, one of the sites said to be where the Native American maiden Winona leapt to her death because her father forbade her marriage to the man she loved; the carnivorous, forest dwelling hidebehind, which can conceal itself anywhere (you are safe if you drink beer around the campfire, as the hidebehind loathes the taste of alcohol); and the apparition of Adam Bobel (Boebel) seen in Central House, Boscobel, the site of his hotel and where Gideons International was founded, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Wisconsin.
Attractions and Sights/Places to See in Wisconsin
Apostle Islands National Lakeshore; the St Croix National Scenic Riverway; the historic village of Ephraim; Olbrich Botanical Gardens in Madison; the Sturgeon Bay lighthouse; the Greek Orthodox Church, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, in Milwaukee; the Circus World Museum in Baraboo; the aptly named Land o' Lakes; the Ice Age National Scenic Trail; the Geneva Lake Shore Path; the Wisconsin State Capitol in Madison; Lambeau Field, home of the Green Bay Packers football team, in Green Bay; the Cave of the Mounds National Natural Landmark with its beautiful limestone caves; Taliesin East, Frank Lloyd Wright's home, near Spring Green; Heritage Hill State Historical Park; boating through the beautiful Dells of the Wisconsin River (Wisconsin Dells); the fantastic House on the Rock in Spring Green; the EAA AirVenture Museum in Oshkosh, where the EAA AirVenture airshow is held yearly; the National Railway Museum in Green Bay; the Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, in Madison; and the Harley-Davidson Museum in Milwaukee, are among the attractions of Wisconsin.
America is one country that nearly everyone wants to visit at some time in their lives. Being familiar with the USA is as important in the modern Grand Tour as familiarity with Europe. Sacramento, Albuquerque, Seattle, Honolulu, Salt Lake City, Atlanta, Corpus Christi, Juneau, Indianapolis, Washington DC, San Francisco, Fort Lauderdale, St Louis, Minneapolis, Philadelphia, Lake Tahoe, Atlantic City, Kansas City, Sitka, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Anchorage, Boston, Fairbanks, Phoenix, Santa Fe, Detroit, Savannah, Dallas, Skagway, Miami, Houston, San Diego, Chicago, New York and New Orleans are among the most famous cities in the USA. Other American mainland sites that should not be missed if a visitor to America, or an American for that matter, is to be regarded as well travelled, include The Everglades, the Appalachians, the plantations and bayous of the Mississippi Delta, the Florida Keys, Mount McKinley and fabulous wildlife in Denali National Park, the Adirondacks, Glacier Bay National Park, the beach at Waikiki in Hawaii, Hawaiian volcanoes such as Mauna Loa, Yosemite National Park, the Disney resorts, the Okefenokee Swamp, the wild west town of Tombstone, Niagara Falls, Mount Rushmore, Marvellous scenery and sea life in Kenai Fjords National Park, Yellowstone National Park, Bryce Canyon, Native American nations such as the Navajo and the Hopi, the Ozarks, Mount Rainier National Park, Route 66, the California coastline, the Arctic wilderness of Alaska, rodeos and the Grand Canyon.
The United States of America are so enormous that even most Americans cannot "know" all of their own country. Even visiting every state would be a major undertaking. It is possible, however, to visit the iconic places known all over the world, especially through Hollywood movies. Camelopard.com hopes that you find its travel advice and anecdotes helpful or amusing.
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