Folkston GA hotels. Find rooms / hotels in Folkston Georgia United States of America. Folklore, monsters, ghosts, legends, hauntings and myths of Georgia. Tips for travel abroad, countrywide or at home. Georgia national parks, state parks, state forests, national forests, wildlife, sightseeing and/or attractions.
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Myths, Scary Stories, Monsters, Legends, Folklore and Ghosts in Georgia
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 revellers of Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, who do not realise that the plantation house burned down long ago; The velociraptor-like Georgia Raptor; the headless horseman of Whitmire in Hall County, sometimes heard rather than seen, who rides straight at his victims before disappearing; the many hauntings (some in animal form) of Towns County, where the Hiwassee (Hiawassee) River forms on Rocky Mountain; 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; and 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), are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Georgia.
The vengeful old woman who at night led several unsuspecting Native Americans to their doom at Toccoa Falls; the phantom of Edwin Booth, brother of Abraham Lincoln's asassin, in Springer Opera House, Columbus; 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; 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 Natchez princess Nacoochee, who killed herself for love and who is said to be interred with her paramour in the eponymous Nacoochee Mound; the pillar on Broad Street, Augusta, to which slaves were once chained and which causes the death of anyone who attempts to remove it; and the spectres of Confederate officers and their ladies who still promenade on the River Walk, Augusta, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Georgia.
Attractions and Sights/Places to See in Georgia
The Gone With the Wind Museum in Marietta; Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta, the largest in the world; the Martin Luther King Jr National Historic Site; historic Madison, which even General Sherman could not bear to burn; Warm Springs; Broxton Rocks; Stone Mountain Park with attractions such as giant carvings of American presidents; Callaway Gardens; Pebble Hill Plantation; Atlanta's Fox Theater; the Bavarian architecture and festivals of Alpine Helen; Margaret Mitchell House and Museum in Atlanta; the Ohoopee Sand Dunes; the World of Coca Cola in Atlanta; Zoo Atlanta; the cobbled streets and colonial architecture of Savannah Historic District; and Centennial Olympic Park in Atlanta, are among the attractions of Georgia.
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