Block Island RI hotels. Search for hotels in Block Island Rhode Island USA. Funny stories, warnings and travel hints. Rhode Island attractions, sights, wildlife refuges, national and state forests, national and/or state parks. Rhode Island scary stories, ghosts, hauntings, myths, legends, monsters and folklore.
We wish you an enjoyable stay at your chosen Block Island Rhode Island hotel. The famous and/or historic hotels of the world are major destinations in their own right. Raffles Hotel in Singapore where the Singapore Sling was invented in the hotel's Long Bar, the Hotel del Coronado in San Diego, the Porto Bay Rio Internacional Hotel in Rio de Janeiro, the Norfolk Hotel in Nairobi, the Peninsula Hotel in Hong Kong (featuring in the Clark Gable movie Soldier of Fortune), the Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong and the Hotel Metropole in Hanoi. are internationally renowned hotels.
Nature Reserves, National Forests, State Forests, State Parks, National Parks and Refuges in Rhode Island
Sachuest Point National Wildlife Refuge; Lincoln Woods State Forest; Colt State Park; Trustom Pond National Wildlife Refuge; Fort Adams State Park; George Washington Memorial State Forest; John H Chafee National Wildlife Refuge; Fort Wetherill State Park; Wickaboxet State Forest; and Ninigret National Wildlife Refuge, are among the national or state parks, forests and refuges of Rhode Island.
Monsters, Ghosts, Scary Stories, Myths, Folklore and Legends in Rhode Island
The modern folklore created by H P Lovecraft; the true story of how Mercy Brown's body was disinterred as a suspected vampire (apparently confirmed by a lack of decoposition) and had the heart removed and burned to ashes that were fed to her brother (her suspected victim - he died anyway); ghosts of a stablehand and drowned little girls in Colt State Park; a number of ghosts in the seventeenth century White Horse Tavern in Newport; and a phantom woman, who sometimes vents her frustration by breaking plates, in the picturesque Castle Hill Inn, Newport, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Rhode Island.
Sounds of a ghostly celebration in the Pilgrim House Inn, Newport, as well as the spectre of a girl seen looking out of windows; strange phenomena, including the sounds of a ghostly party, in the Hotel Viking, Newport; the active, cigar smoking ghost of Providence City Hall, possibly the spirit of a former mayor; ghosts including a pipe-smoking man in a topper at the Ruffstone Tavern, North Providence; several ghosts in the Newport Beach Hotel & Suites, Middletown, including a poltergeist called "the jester" in the kitchen, a man in a top hat and a little girl in golden shoes and a blue dress who wants to play with other children; and a shuck or barghest (barguest), a spectral black dog, in Fort Wetherill State Park, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Rhode Island.
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