Hallock MN hotels. Find places to stay / hotels in Hallock Minnesota USA. Minnesota national parks, state parks, state forests, national forests, wildlife, sightseeing and/or attractions. Folklore, monsters, ghosts, legends, hauntings and myths of Minnesota. Advice for keeping safe on your journey.
Camelopard wishes you a comfortable stay in your Hallock Minnesota 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 Peninsula Hotel in Hong Kong (featuring in the Clark Gable movie Soldier of Fortune), the Fasano Hotel e Restaurante Rio in Rio de Janeiro, the Menger Hotel in San Antonio, the Beverly Hills Hotel in Los Angeles, the Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund and Claridge's in London. are some of the world's most famous hotels.
Attractions and Sights/Places to See in Minnesota
The natural paradise of Voyageurs National Park; Sea Life Minnesota Aquarium in the Mall of America, Bloomington; Como Park Zoo and Conservatory in St Paul; the Munsinger Clemens Gardens, St Cloud; historic Fort Snelling; the Cathedral of Saint Paul; the International Wolf Center, Ely; the almost pristine expanse of Superior National Forest; the city of Minneapolis; the many attractions and shops of the Mall of America, in Bloomington; Nickelodeon Universe, an indoor amusement park in the Mall of America, Bloomington; Duluth's Aerial Lift Bridge; the scenery of the North Shore Drive with many views including the Split Rock Lighthouse; and Pipestone National Monument, where the cliffs are still quarried, for their spiritually important pipe clay, by Native Americans, are among the attractions of Minnesota.
Scary Stories, Legends, Monsters, Folklore, Ghosts and Myths in Minnesota
The sad tale of Wenonah (also spelled Winonah, Wynonah or Winona and meaning first-born), who used a knife to take her own life near Fort Snelling when, prompted by an envious woman, a jealous suitor falsely condemned her during the Feast of the Virgins; the unexplained geological mystery of the Devil's Kettle waterfall and pothole; tales of the giant lumberjack Paul Bunyan, whose statue in Brainerd is animated (there are also statues of Paul and his blue ox Babe in Bemidji); ghostly footsteps heard on the Washington Avenue Bridge in Minneapolis (the poet John Berryman and others have leapt to their deaths from the bridge); the story of Winona, who leapt to her death near the town named after her (it was once called Keoxa) because her father would not let her marry the man she loved (are all Winonas unlucky in love?); the spiritual significance of the pipestone quarries in Pipestone National Monument, where the clay is stained reddish by the blood of bison (buffalo) eaten by the Great Spirit, where the first man and woman were created from the clay, where thunderbirds nest and where, beneath granite boulders, the spirits of two Native American shaman women called Tsomecostee and Tsomecostewondee dwell and may still be consulted by those who go there for their pipe clay; Native American stories about the wendigo, a ghoulish, insatiable, man-eating manitou that was sometimes a mutated, cannibalistic human; and the mischievious, monkey-like argopelter that throws sticks at people, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Minnesota.
The USA is one of the most developed and technologically advanced countries in the world, yet has preserved much of its wilderness and beautiful scenery. Being familiar with the USA is as important in the modern Grand Tour as familiarity with Europe. Salt Lake City, Kansas City, St Louis, Santa Fe, Phoenix, New York, Philadelphia, Corpus Christi, San Diego, Honolulu, Albuquerque, Fairbanks, New Orleans, Los Angeles, Savannah, Atlantic City, Minneapolis, San Francisco, Houston, Miami, Juneau, Skagway, Atlanta, Las Vegas, Detroit, Indianapolis, Sacramento, Washington DC, Sitka, Anchorage, Fort Lauderdale, Seattle, Lake Tahoe, Boston, Dallas and Chicago are among the most famous cities in the USA. Other American mainland sites that should not be missed if a visitor to America, or an American for that matter, is to be regarded as well travelled, include Route 66, the Florida Keys, the California coastline, the Okefenokee Swamp, Native American nations such as the Navajo and the Hopi, rodeos, Mount Rushmore, Bryce Canyon, the Arctic wilderness of Alaska, the Ozarks, Yosemite National Park, the beach at Waikiki in Hawaii, the Disney resorts, the Adirondacks, Marvellous scenery and sea life in Kenai Fjords National Park, Glacier Bay National Park, the Everglades, Hawaiian volcanoes such as Mauna Loa, Niagara Falls, the plantations and bayous of the Mississippi Delta, the Grand Canyon, the wild west town of Tombstone, Yellowstone National Park, the Appalachians, Mount McKinley and fabulous wildlife in Denali National Park and Mount Rainier National Park.
The United States of America are so enormous that even most Americans cannot "know" all of their own country. Even visiting every state would be a major undertaking. It is possible, however, to visit the iconic places known all over the world, especially through Hollywood movies. Camelopard.com hopes that you find its travel advice and anecdotes helpful or amusing.
Camelopard offers travel advice and suggestsions for accommodation, including hotels in Hallock Minnesota MN. Why not travel and stay in luxury?