Franconia NH hotels. Find places to stay / hotels in Franconia New Hampshire United States of America. Warnings, anecdotes and travel advice from Camelopard.com. Strange or scary tales, folklore, hauntings, monsters, legends, myths and ghosts of New Hampshire. Wildlife, state and national forests and parks, attractions and/or sights of New Hampshire.
We wish you an enjoyable stay at your chosen Franconia New Hampshire hotel. The famous and/or historic hotels of the world are major destinations in their own right. The Peace Hotel (formerly the renowned Cathay Hotel) in Shanghai, the Villa D'Este on Lake Como, the Palace of the Lost City at Sun City in South Africa, the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Hong Kong, the Royal Tulip Rio de Janeiro, the Four Seasons Hotel Macao Cotai Strip in Macau and the PuLi Hotel and Spa in Shanghai. are among the historic, famous and/or luxurious of the international hotels.
Sights/Places to See and Attractions in New Hampshire
White Mountain National Forest; Clark's Trading Post; Fort Constitution State Historic Site; Hampton Beach; the Zimmerman House, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, in Manchester; Santa's Village; Franconia Notch State Park; the historic and scenic Cannon Mountain Aerial Tramway; Mt Monadnock; ascending to the peak on the Mount Washington Cog Railway; scenery and skiing in the White Mountains; Story Land; the Currier Museum of Art in Manchester; the Lost River Reservation; Lake Winnipesaukee; Lost River Gorge; Fort Stark State Historic Site; and Strawbery Banke, a living history museum in Portsmouth, are among the attractions of New Hampshire.
Legends, Monsters, Scary Stories, Myths, Ghosts and Folklore in New Hampshire
How early white settlers asked clergymen to lay the wailing spirits of Native Americans who had broken the taboo of sacred Mount Washington; the terrifying, flesh eating winged monster of Devil's Den, a cave on Mount Willard; how one George Walton of Portsmouth cheated an old woman out of her home, by accusing her of witchraft, but came to regret his act when, for a long period, he was beset by a stone-throwing poltergeist; the ghost of Abel Blood in Pine Hill Cemetery, Hollis; and the ghost of a little girl called Laura in the Tilton Inn, sometimes called the 1875 Inn, in Tilton, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of New Hampshire.
The ghost called "Jason" in the Inn at Jackson; the mischievious ghost Hannah in the Three Chimneys Inn, Durham; how a man was savaged by bears because, one Sunday, he communed with nature, on what is now called Sunday Mountain, instead of going to church; paranormal phenomena in the Christmas Farm Inn and Spa in Jackson; how Mount Washington was believed by Native Americans to be the dwelling place of God, as well as the place where a man and a woman were saved from the Great Flood (a story indigenous to the New World as well as the Old); and the healing manitou of the lithia springs (a source of lithium water) in Londonderry, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in New Hampshire.
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