Florence Area SC hotels. Find rooms / hotels in Florence Area South Carolina USA. South Carolina national parks, state parks, state forests, national forests, wildlife, sightseeing and/or attractions. Interesting or amusing stories, warnings or travel advice. South Carolina cryptozoology, hauntings, monsters, folklore, ghosts, myths and legends.
Camelopard wishes you a comfortable stay in your Florence Area South Carolina hotel. The famous and/or historic hotels of the world are major destinations in their own right. The Beverly Hills Hotel in Los Angeles, the Mandarin Oriental Pudong in Shanghai, the Hotel Baur au Lac in Zurich, the Mandarin Oriental Macau, the Renaissance Suzhou Hotel in Suzhou China, the Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong and the Hotel Lisboa and its famous casino in Macau. are among the classic or luxury hotels of the world.
National Parks, State Parks, State Forests, Nature Reserves, National Forests and Refuges in South Carolina
Baker Creek State Park; Lake Warren State Park; Harrison State Forest; Edisto Beach State Park; Rivers Bridge State Park; Andrew Jackson State Park; Landsford Canal State Park; Sumter National Forest; Poinsett State Forest; Keowee Toxaway State Park; Sandhills State Forest; Rose Hill State Park; Lee State Park; Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge; Kings Mountain State Park; Lake Wateree State Park; Manchester State Forest; Hickory Knob State Park; Myrtle Beach State Park; Greenwood State Park; Huntington Beach State Park with alligators and excellent bird watching; Francis Marion National Forest; Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge; Santee State Park; Sesquicentennial State Park; Colleton State Park; Pleasant Ridge State Park; the bottomland hardwood forests and associated wildlife of Congaree National Park; Lynches River State Park; Hampton Plantation State Park; Woods Bay State Park; Paris Mountain State Park; Redcliffe State Park; USS Yorktown State Park; Givhans Ferry State Park; Barnwell State Park; Hamilton Branch State Park; Savannah National Wildlife Refuge; Oconee State Park; scenic Caesars Head State Park; Billy Dreher Island State Park; Little Pee Dee State Park; Cheraw State Park; Croft State Park; Ernest Rand Memorial State Forest; Aiken State Park; Carolina Sandhills National Wildlife Refuge; Old Santee Canal State Park; N R Goodale State Park; Chester State Park; Sadlers Creek State Park; Sand Hills State Forest; Table Rock State Park; Hunting Island State Park; Poinsett State Park; and Santee National Wildlife Refuge, are among the national or state parks, forests and refuges of South Carolina.
Ghosts, Legends, Myths, Monsters, Scary Stories and Folklore in South Carolina
The ghosts of Junius Brutus Booth (John Wilkes Booth's father) and a prostitute that haunt the Historic Dock Street Theatre in Charleston; the terrifying lizard man of Scape Ore Swamp, near Bishopville; the many hauntings of Graniteville Cemetery, including uncanny screams, phantoms that grasp your ankles if you walk on their graves and a ghostly woman who places flowers on the graves of children; the male ghost that lies down next to women in the Battery Carriage House Inn, Charleston; the gremlins that haunt the Beaufort County Lbrary; and the nightmarish hags of the Sea Islands (did they inspire the villainess in Popeye) that, unlike other witches, fear brooms, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of South Carolina.
The ghost that haunts the "Negro balcony" of the Abbeville Opera House; the Gray Man of Pawleys Island, a ghost that tries to warn residents of impending storms and hurricanes; the ghosts of two Boston terriers,one of which, in life, saved a boy from drowning, that still play together on the beach and in the surf of Pawleys Island, near the Pelican Inn, which was their home; how an estate near Charleston brings ill fortune to its owners since a Native American chief, once the lover of a white woman, avenged her when her white husband betrayed her and tried to sell her land; strange phenomena in the historic Hotel Aiken, once called Holley House, including the unexplained sounds of screaming and crying; and the spectral, dwarfish jester Gauche, believed to have been one of Jean Ribault's sixteenth century colonists, that inexplicably haunts Dr Joseph Johnson House ("the Castle") in Beaufort, where it joined in the games of the Danner family children, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in South Carolina.
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