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We wish you an enjoyable stay at your chosen Harbinger North Carolina hotel. Seasoned travellers will become acquainted with the famous hotels in their destinations. The Beverly Hills Hotel in Los Angeles, the Hotel Icon in Hong Kong, the Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund, the Menger Hotel in San Antonio, the Hotel Lisboa and its famous casino in Macau, Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc in Cap d'Antibes and the Royal Tulip Rio de Janeiro. are among the historic, famous and/or luxurious of the international hotels.
Myths, Monsters, Folklore, Ghosts, Legends and Scary Stories in North Carolina
The Black Eyed Kid of Triangle Town Center in Raleigh; the spirits of appropriately named Cape Fear, including Confederate General William Whiting in Fort Fisher, south of Wilmington; the ghost of conductor Joe Baldwin, killed by a train, whose lantern light may still be seen at Maco; the Cameron Village Sewer Blob, also known as the Poop Monster; the phantom, filmed in 1967, seen in Wilmington's Price-Gause House; Devil's Courthouse (sometimes Court House) near Brevard, where Cherokee legend asserts that Satan sits in judgment; the mischievious Pink Lady of Grove Park Inn, Asheville, who is a spirit but not a gin cocktail; the burning ghost ship seen near Ocracoke Island, a spectral reminder that a ship's crew murdered their passengers for gold and then destroyed the evidence; the fierce phantom hound of Valle Crucis; and the face that appears if you gaze into a spring of the Great Balsam Mountains, which may not be your own but the hideous visage of a Cherokee woman, cursed by a manitou because of her flirtatiousness, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of North Carolina.
The pre-Columbian white tribe, descendants of Jonah, who inhabited the land near Looking Glass Rock; the feline, vampiristic Beast of Bladenboro; not Dracula but Jutaculla (Judaculla), a slant-eyed giant that dwells in the caves of Devil's Courthouse and/or Tanasee Bald (Tannasee Bald) in the appropriately named Transylvania County (Tanasee Bald extends into Haywood County, where the bigfoot-like Boojum prowls); the well documented but mysterious Brown Mountain lights, believed by some to be connected with UFOs and alien abductions; Boojum of Eaglenest Mountain (Eagle Nest Mountain), a sasquatch said to guard a treasure of gemstones and presumably named after Lewis Carroll's snark; the duellist and the lady whose spirits haunt the New Hanover County Library in Wilmington; the two men and a woman, spectres, who still haunt the Thalian Hall theater in Wilmington; the angelic warriors who battled on winged horses at Chimney Rock, confirming the truth of the War in Heaven; the headless ghost of Blackbeard the pirate who swims at Teach's Hole, Ocracoke Island; and the musical water sprite in the pools of the French Broad River, east of Asheville, who dooms those it lures, not indifferently like the lorelei but with the deliberate malevolence of a siren, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in North Carolina.
State Parks, Nature Reserves, National Parks, National Forests, State Forests and Refuges in North Carolina
Croatan National Forest with bears, alligators, bald eagles and carnivorous plants; Carolina Beach State Park with Venus flytraps and other carnivorous plants; Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuge, the largest in North Carolina, with black bears, red wolves, alligators and large flocks of snow geese in the winter; Swan Quarter National Wildlife Refuge with its waterfowl and alligators; Pisgah National Forest, containing Looking Glass Rock; Hanging Rock State Park; Jockey’s Ridge State Park; Uwharrie National Forest; Gorges State Park with its numerous waterfalls; Stone Mountain State Park; Currituck National Wildlife Refuge; Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge with black bears, alligators and endangered red wolves; Chimney Rock State Park, allegedly the scene of a battle of the War in Heaven; the Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge, extending into Virginia and home to black bears, beavers and other wildlife; Mattamuskeet National Wildlife Refuge with black bears, deer and waterfowl; Nantahala National Forest, the largest in the state, with its gorges and waterfalls; the new Dismal Swamp State Park; Grandfather Mountain State Park; William B Umstead State Park; Roanoke River National Wildlife Refuge; Lumber River State Park; South Mountains State Park; the famous Great Smoky Mountains National Park, with its scenery including many waterfalls and which extends into Tennessee (the National park is also the habitat of black bears and increasing numbers of elk); Cedar Island National Wildlife Refuge; and Pee Dee National Wildlife Refuge, are among the national or state parks, forests and refuges of North Carolina.
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