Decorah Area IA hotels. Find inns, motels or hotels in Decorah Area Iowa USA. Iowa national parks, state parks, state forests, national forests, wildlife, sightseeing and/or attractions. Advice for keeping safe on your journey. Strange or scary tales, folklore, hauntings, monsters, legends, myths and ghosts of Iowa.
We hope that you enjoy your stay in your Decorah Area Iowa hotel. When you get the chance, stay in some of the famous, luxurious and/or historic hotels of your destinations. The Arena Copacabana Hotel in Rio de Janeiro, the Porto Bay Rio Internacional Hotel in Rio de Janeiro, the Shangri-La Hotel in Lhasa, the New Stanley Hotel in Nairobi, the Imperial Hotel in Delhi, the Grand Coloane Beach Resort in Macau and the Peninsula Hotel in Hong Kong (featuring in the Clark Gable movie Soldier of Fortune). are internationally renowned hotels.
Attractions and Sights/Places to See in Iowa
The National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium in Dubuque; Dubuque Arboretum and Botanical Gardens; Adventureland Park in Altoona; and the Polynesian themed Lost Island Waterpark, Waterloo, are among the attractions of Iowa.
Ghosts, Myths, Monsters, Folklore, Legends and Scary Stories in Iowa
Unexplained phenomena in the Grand Opera House, Dubuque; the spectre of a woman in evening dress and the ghost of Cary Grant in Hotel Blackhawk, Davenport; the Mud Man, a humanoid creature apparently made of mud, that inhabits the area near the Metz Railroad Trestle Bridge in Newton (part of a human skull was recently found in the vicinity); the Van Meter Visitor, a giant, bat-like, light-emitting creature, freed from its subterranean lair by coal miners, that terrorised the town of Van Meter in 1903 and which might be reawakened someday (the entrance of the mine was dynamited to shut in the monster but the townsfolk had better pray that the price of coal does not climb much higher); the White Lady haunting the Granger House Museum in Marion; the phantom Native Americans that still chase the ghost of Mrs Lott in Vegors Cemetery, Lehigh; and the spectre of a little girl that signals visitors to leave Hickory Hill Cemetery in Charlotte, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Iowa.
The ghost of a little girl in the Hawkeye Theatre, Fort Dodge; the dragon that created Spirit Canyon on the Big Sioux River; how a Native American girl called White Cloud is buried at Lover's Leap, Elkader, where she leapt to her death after mistakenly believing that her white lover had been forced to jump; the well dressed ghost, believed by some to be Al Capone, in the Hotel Julien Dubuque; the ghosts of a well dressed man and a lady in white at The Hotel Ottumwa in Ottumwa; ghosts including a gypsy queen, accompanied by crows, in Union Township Cemetery, Algona; and the snapping turtle the size of a car in Big Blue lake, Mason City, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Iowa.
You cannot claim to have seen the world unless you have travelled in the USA. How well can you know the USA? Try visiting Savannah, Boston, New York, Houston, Skagway, Albuquerque, Salt Lake City, Los Angeles, Fairbanks, St Louis, Corpus Christi, Fort Lauderdale, Honolulu, Miami, Washington DC, Juneau, Las Vegas, Atlantic City, Sacramento, Lake Tahoe, Chicago, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Anchorage, San Francisco, New Orleans, Detroit, Indianapolis, Minneapolis, Atlanta, San Diego, Kansas City, Sitka, Santa Fe, Seattle and Dallas. Nobody can see every part of the United States of America but those cities are probably the ones that nearly everybody on earth has heard of. Mount Rainier National Park, Glacier Bay National Park, the Okefenokee Swamp, the California coastline, the Disney resorts, rodeos, the Florida Keys, the Ozarks, the beach at Waikiki in Hawaii, Hawaiian volcanoes such as Mauna Loa, the Appalachians, the Adirondacks, Mount McKinley and fabulous wildlife in Denali National Park, Marvellous scenery and sea life in Kenai Fjords National Park, Yellowstone National Park, Bryce Canyon, the wild west town of Tombstone, Yosemite National Park, Niagara Falls, the Arctic wilderness of Alaska, Native American nations such as the Navajo and the Hopi, Mount Rushmore, the Everglades, the Grand Canyon, the plantations and bayous of the Mississippi Delta and Route 66 are also iconic sights and destinations. By the way, you will find other Camelopard tips, hints, anecdotes or warnings on other pages of the website.
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