Avondale AZ hotels. Find inns, motels or hotels in Avondale Arizona United States of America. Hints and tips for holidaymakers or business travellers. Arizona attractions, sights, wildlife refuges, national and state forests, national and/or state parks. Arizona myths, folklore, hauntings, monsters, legends and ghosts.
We wish you an enjoyable stay at your chosen Avondale Arizona hotel. The famous and/or historic hotels of the world are major destinations in their own right. The Peace Hotel (formerly the renowned Cathay Hotel) in Shanghai, the Hotel del Coronado in San Diego, the PuLi Hotel and Spa in Shanghai, the Palace of the Lost City at Sun City in South Africa, the Goldeneye Hotel (once the home of James Bond author Ian Fleming) in Jamaica's Oracabessa Bay, the Queen Mary in Long Beach and Claridge's in London. are some of the world's most famous hotels.
Monsters, Scary Stories, Legends, Folklore, Ghosts and Myths in Arizona
Tales of the Lost Dutchman's Gold Mine in the Superstitions; the inebriated ghost in the ballroom of the Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort, said to be that of a man who fell from the cliffs; the phantoms in old fashioned clothes who are sometimes seen on London Bridge in Lake Havasu City; the draining energy vortices experienced around Sedona and in the Superstition Mountains; the entrance to Hell in the Superstition Mountains, which emits the winds that cause dust storms in the Phoenix area; the plumed, venomous snakes that inhabit sacred springs, according to the Zuni people; the phantom guests of the Hotel San Carlos in Phoenix, including invisible happy children and the unhappy Leone Jensen, who leapt to her death in 1928; and the ninety-two foot winged, alligator like monster, killed by ranchers between the Huachuca and Whetstone ranges, in what is now Coronado National Forest, in 1890 (a sample was sent for scientific examination - what happened to it?), are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Arizona.
The time shifts experienced by some hikers in the Superstitions; the phantom, at Grand Canyon's Maricopa Point, of a luckless member of the Civilian Conservation Corps who fell to his death in the nineteen-thirties; the thunderbird of Apache legend that dwells in the Superstition Mountains; the ghosts of the El Tovar Hotel at the Grand Canyon, including a dark figure seen outside and the friendly spirit of Fred Harvey, a former owner; the sasquatch-like Mogollon Monster; the invisible but tactile ghost at the Park Hotel in Hot Springs; the bigfoot seen in the Huachuca Mountains (perhaps it was the Mogollon Monster); and the strange lights seen hovering in the Superstition Mountains, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Arizona.
Mammals, Birds, Reptiles and other Wildlife / Fauna of Arizona
Bald eagles, mountain lions (cougars), garter snakes, wild turkeys, elk (wapiti), woodpeckers, bats, peregrine falcons, more than one species of rattlesnake, javelinas (peccaries), gray foxes, ring-tailed cats, jackrabbits, white-winged doves, pronghorn antelopes, kestrels, reintroduced California condors, reintroduced Mexican gray wolves, meadow jumping mice, coatimundis (coatis), greater roadrunners, desert tortoises, burrowing owls, desert bighorn sheep, great blue herons, coyotes, Gambel's quail, beavers, skunks, kingfishers, horned lizards, bobcats, white-faced ibises, spiny lizards, mourning doves, black bears, mule deer, bull snakes, whiptail lizards, sandhill cranes, occasional jaguars, desert kit foxes, badgers, ospreys, mountain plovers, turkey vultures (buzzards), cottontail rabbits, gila monsters, hummingbirds and weasels are among the wild animals of Arizona.
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