Center Island WA hotels. Reservations for hotels in Center Island Washington USA. Ghosts, hauntings, monsters, folklore, cryptozoology, myths and legends of Washington. Alerts, anecdotes and tips for vacationers and business travellers. Sights, attractions, wildlife, national and state parks and/or forests of Washington.
Camelopard wishes you a comfortable stay in your Center Island Washington hotel. Seasoned travellers will become acquainted with the famous hotels in their destinations. The New Stanley Hotel in Nairobi, the Menger Hotel in San Antonio, the Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund, the Mandarin Oriental Pudong in Shanghai, the Villa D'Este on Lake Como, Hotel La Mamounia in Marrakesh (Marrakech) and the Renaissance Suzhou Hotel in Suzhou China. are among the classic or luxury hotels of the world.
Myths, Scary Stories, Monsters, Ghosts, Legends and Folklore in Washington
Ghosts including Kate, an amiable suicide who sings in a bathroom in Manresa Castle hotel, Port Townsend; the carnivorous reptilian monster that inhabits Rock Lake; the weird tree octopus, of Olympic National Park, that survives because the climate of Washington state is so wet; paranormal phenomena at the historic Paradise Inn on the slopes of Mount Rainier; the Pink Lady of the Central Tavern, Kirkland, a spirit but not a gin cocktail (ye olde jokes are ye beste); Willatuk, the Seattle Sea Serpent; weird phenomena, including the spectre of a woman, in the Sorrento Hotel, Seattle; the mysterious Mima Mounds; and a phantom janitor that roams the Bush House Inn in Index, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Washington.
The spirits of a child and a Native American woman who haunt Pike Place Market in Seattle; the batsquatch of Mount Saint Helens, that makes sasquatch seem mundane; Native American "wish bone" sticks and strange phenomena at Thornewood Castle, a five hundred year old Tudor castle transported brick by brick from England to Lakewood, where it is now a fine hotel with a history of its own; paranormal phenomena at the pier of the Steilacoom–Anderson Island Ferry in Steilacoom, including a spectre that changes from a little girl to an old woman, as well as the sound of a ghostly train; the many ghosts of the Oxford Saloon in Snohomish, including the spirits of "working girls" and a murdered policeman; the ghosts of a man, a woman and two children at the Mirabeau Park Hotel in Spokane Valley; unexplained phenomena at the Double Tree Hotel in Spokane; the sasquatch or bigfoot, still managing to elude the cryptozoologists; the Prohibition era celebration that may still be heard in the Hotel Andra (once the Claremont) in Seattle; and Cadborosaurus, the sea monster of Cadboro Bay, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Washington.
Attractions and Sights/Places to See in Washington
The Coulee Corridor National Scenic Byway; the Grand Coulee Dam; Mount Rainier National park; Spokane with its Riverfront park; Horseshoe Bend; Seattle's Pike Place Market; Artist Point; rides on the Washington State Ferries in Puget Sound; Nooksack Falls; Seattle Center; Heather Meadows; the North Cascades Scenic Highway; the mountain scenery and wildlife of North Cascades National Park; drives along the spectacular Mount Baker Highway, especially in autumn; the glacial scenery of Olympic National Park; and Mount Saint Helens National Volcanic Monument, scene of the massive eruption in 1980 and, for potholers, the site of Ape Cave lava tubes, are among the attractions of Washington.
The USA is one of the most developed and technologically advanced countries in the world, yet has preserved much of its wilderness and beautiful scenery. Be as familiar with famous places as you might like to be with famous people. Dallas, Atlantic City, Santa Fe, Anchorage, St Louis, San Francisco, Honolulu, Seattle, Fort Lauderdale, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Salt Lake City, Washington DC, Miami, Kansas City, Boston, Savannah, Sacramento, Corpus Christi, Albuquerque, Houston, New Orleans, Chicago, Detroit, Atlanta, Indianapolis, Minneapolis, Juneau, Lake Tahoe, Sitka, Phoenix, San Diego, Skagway, Fairbanks, New York and Philadelphia. If you have seen those cities, you have at least seen the most famous ones in the USA. Visiting all fifty states is something that even most Americans cannot manage but it is possible to visit those cities, as well as other iconic destinations such as Yosemite National Park, the wild west town of Tombstone, Mount Rushmore, rodeos, the Appalachians, Marvellous scenery and sea life in Kenai Fjords National Park, Yellowstone National Park, the Adirondacks, Mount Rainier National Park, the Florida Keys, Mount McKinley and fabulous wildlife in Denali National Park, the California coastline, the Okefenokee Swamp, the beach at Waikiki in Hawaii, Route 66, the Everglades, the plantations and bayous of the Mississippi Delta, Niagara Falls, Native American nations such as the Navajo and the Hopi, Hawaiian volcanoes such as Mauna Loa, Bryce Canyon, the Ozarks, the Grand Canyon, the Disney resorts, the Arctic wilderness of Alaska and Glacier Bay National Park. Casually mentioning places that you have visited can be as impressive as mentioning the names of celebrities that you have met. By the way, you will find other Camelopard tips, hints, anecdotes or warnings on other pages of the website.
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