Happy Camp CA hotels. Look for your hotels in Happy Camp California USA. Monsters, myths, legends, folklore, ghosts and hauntings of California. Vacation and travel suggestions by Camelopard. Wildlife, state and national forests and parks, attractions and/or sights of California.
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Sights/Places to See and Attractions in California
The magnificent scenery of the Big Sur coastal drive, from which sea life such as blue whales are sometimes seen; the original Disneyland in Anaheim; the state capital, Sacramento; Lake Tahoe (the Nevada shore of which was occupied by the fictional Ponderosa Ranch), still offering both winter and summer sports; the magical movie studios of Hollywood; the Danish architecture and culture of Solvang; Santa Barbara, the Californian Riviera; the almost mythical suburbs of Los Angeles, including Beverly Hills; the killer whales, dolphins and other creatures of Sea World in San Diego; San Diego's world famous zoo; the human spectacle of Venice Beach; the notorious Alcatraz Prison; Dante's View over the scorching Death Valley; the resort of Palm Springs; and San Francisco with the Golden Gate Bridge, are among the attractions of California.
Myths, Legends, Ghosts, Scary Stories, Monsters and Folklore in California
The spirit of schoolteacher Miss Mary Lake in Room 410 of the Queen Anne Hotel in San Francisco, which was once a girls' school; the ghostly barefoot woman of Stow Lake in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco; the bigfoot or sasquatch of the northern forests; Santa Paula's horned, white and hairy anthropoid, the Billiwhack Monster; the reputedly haunted Renaissance Los Angeles Airport hotel, part of the Marriott chain; the wraiths of Camp Comfort County Park, which include a phantom horsewoman, a charred man, a headless man riding a motor bike, a bloody bride and a demonic hound that watches over the tomb of a vampire; the reputedly haunted Room 217 of the Marriott Hotel, Long Beach; and the giant lumberjack Paul Bunyan and his blue ox Babe, claimed as employees by the Red River Lumber Company of Westwood, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of California.
The many hauntings of the Queen Mary in Long Beach, which include a Lady in White in the reception area, children playing in the swimming pool, a man killed in the engine room and the mystery of room B340; the ghostly couple who haunt the Marriott Anaheim Fairfield Inn, Anaheim; the phantom policeman of Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, who hands out real but not legal speeding tickets; the blue, brain-like ETs of Palos Verdes; the beautiful but sad Amanda, said to haunt Room 325 of the Vagabond Motel, San Diego; San Diego's haunted Horton Grand Hotel; the Mennonite Lady in White of Adelaida Cemetery, who on Friday nights puts flowers on the grave of a child; and the spectral white deer of San Diego's Presidio Park, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in California.
The many ghosts of Elysian Park, Los Angeles, including a headless hound and a Lady in White; the spirits of Kate Morgan, a little boy and girl, the mistress of a millionaire, a Victorian lady who likes to dance and a former caretaker in San Diego's famous Hotel Del Coronado (used in the movie Some Like it Hot and remarkable for its Victorian wooden architecture); the little phantom girl who knocks on the door of Room 42 and the spectral madame of Room 33 who are among the ghosts of the San Remo Hotel, San Francisco; Kabar, Rudolf Valentino's Great Dane, who still lollops about the Los Angeles Pet Cemetery; the ghost who still makes phone calls from Room 1007 of the Paso Robles Hotel, San Francisco; the haunted parking garage and eighteenth floor lounge of the Los Angeles Airport Marriott; Tahoe Tessie, Lake Tahoe's answer to Lake Champlain's Champ and to Nessie, the Loch Ness Monster; and the haunted fourth floor window and other mysteries at the Ambassador Hotel, Los Angeles, are more weird folklore associated with California.
The spectral woman who still supervises the Phoenix Inn oriental restaurant in Alhambra; cowboys still searching for their gold in Rios Canyon, San Diego; the sirens, serpents and flying monsters that once inhabited Santa Barbara Island and which may, perhaps, be reawakened one day; the ghost of Claudia in the Mansions Hotel, San Francisco; the spirits of Sacramento City Cemetery, including a little girl and a pit bull terrier; the male phantom of San Diego's luxurious US Grant Hotel; the haunted swimming pool of Ramona Convent Secondary School in Alhambra, where bathers have their legs grabbed by unseen hands (the nun in white, in the library, is more harmless); the spectral prisoners of Alcatraz; and the ghostly sailors of the aircraft carrier USS Hornet in Alameda, are yet more strange folktales of California.
Welcome to the United States. It is well-known that in Europe you should see London, Paris, Rome, Naples, Florence, Venice and Athens but in the USA you should see Fort Lauderdale, New Orleans, Chicago, Skagway, San Diego, Atlantic City, Sacramento, Miami, Washington DC, Fairbanks, St Louis, Dallas, Juneau, San Francisco, Detroit, Salt Lake City, Minneapolis, Albuquerque, New York, Phoenix, Anchorage, Indianapolis, Corpus Christi, Las Vegas, Philadelphia, Santa Fe, Sitka, Seattle, Lake Tahoe, Boston, Savannah, Atlanta, Honolulu, Houston, Kansas City and Los Angeles. Then perhaps you can say that you are familiar with the United States of America. Glacier Bay National Park, the Adirondacks, the Everglades, the Grand Canyon, rodeos, the Ozarks, the wild west town of Tombstone, Marvellous scenery and sea life in Kenai Fjords National Park, Bryce Canyon, the Disney resorts, the California coastline, Mount Rushmore, the Arctic wilderness of Alaska, Yosemite National Park, the Appalachians, Yellowstone National Park, the Florida Keys, Hawaiian volcanoes such as Mauna Loa, the beach at Waikiki in Hawaii, Mount McKinley and fabulous wildlife in Denali National Park, Mount Rainier National Park, the plantations and bayous of the Mississippi Delta, the Okefenokee Swamp, Niagara Falls, Native American nations such as the Navajo and the Hopi and Route 66 are other places, sights or events that can justify your claim to know America. Camelopard.com hopes that you find its travel advice and anecdotes helpful or amusing.
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