Dawson GA hotels. Find inns, motels or hotels in Dawson Georgia United States of America. Folklore, monsters, ghosts, legends, hauntings and myths of Georgia. Travel advice suggested by Camelopard. Georgia attractions, sights, wildlife refuges, national and state forests, national and/or state parks.
We wish you an enjoyable stay at your chosen Dawson Georgia hotel. The famous and/or historic hotels of the world are major destinations in their own right. The PuLi Hotel and Spa in Shanghai, the Hotel Metropole in Hanoi, the Belmond Copacabana Palace in Rio de Janeiro, the Excelsior Hotel in Hong Kong near the famous noonday gun, the Queen Mary in Long Beach, the Mandarin Oriental Pudong in Shanghai and the Shangri-La Hotel in Lhasa. are internationally renowned hotels.
Nature Reserves, State Forests, National Parks, State Parks, National Forests and Refuges in Georgia
The renowned Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge which extends into Florida and is home to alligators and other wildlife in its dark waters; Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest with black bears and other wildlife; Cumberland Island National Seashore where manatees may seen offshore; F D Roosevelt State Park where President Roosevelt sometmes picnicked; Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area with its granite monadnocks (isolated rock hills or inselbergs); Harris Neck National Wildlife Refuge; Providence Canyon State Park; and Reed Bingham State Park, noted for its large vulture population, especially during winter, are among the national or state parks, forests and refuges of Georgia.
Scary Stories, Legends, Folklore, Monsters, Ghosts and Myths in Georgia
The statue of little Gracie Watson in Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, which is said to weep blood if anyone steals the presents which are sometimes left on her grave; the revellers of Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, who do not realise that the plantation house burned down long ago; the many hauntings (some in animal form) of Towns County, where the Hiwassee (Hiawassee) River forms on Rocky Mountain; the female spectre of the town square, Savannah, who sometimes follows people around (she is seeking her baby who was born just before the woman was hanged for murder); the headless horseman of Whitmire in Hall County, sometimes heard rather than seen, who rides straight at his victims before disappearing; the Natchez princess Nacoochee, who killed herself for love and who is said to be interred with her paramour in the eponymous Nacoochee Mound; the vengeful old woman who at night led several unsuspecting Native Americans to their doom at Toccoa Falls; and the spectres of Confederate officers and their ladies who still promenade on the River Walk, Augusta, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Georgia.
Altamaha-ha, the green sea serpent that haunts the area near the Altamaha River estuary; the elderly woman whose ghost haunts the grand, antebellum Hay House in Macon; the pillar on Broad Street, Augusta, to which slaves were once chained and which causes the death of anyone who attempts to remove it; a stream that rejuvenates all who bathe in it (is its source the Fountain of Youth in Florida?); the strange phenomena in John W Woolfolk House (Colonial Apartments), sometimes called The House of a Thousand Cadavers, in Columbus (the house contains private dwellings so do not be a nuisance); The velociraptor-like Georgia Raptor; the phantom of Edwin Booth, brother of Abraham Lincoln's asassin, in Springer Opera House, Columbus; and a cave, near the source of the Hiwassee River, containing many human skulls whose former owners haunted a farmer, who had foolishly removed them, until he wisely put them back, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Georgia.
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