Isle MN hotels. Find inns, motels or hotels in Isle Minnesota USA. Camelopard travel tips and hints. Minnesota attractions, sights, wildlife refuges, national and state forests, national and/or state parks. Hauntings, monsters, ghosts, legends, folklore and myths of Minnesota.
We wish you an enjoyable stay at your chosen Isle Minnesota hotel. When you get the chance, stay in some of the famous, luxurious and/or historic hotels of your destinations. The Excelsior Hotel in Hong Kong near the famous noonday gun, the Hotel Metropole in Hanoi, the Belmond Copacabana Palace in Rio de Janeiro, the PuLi Hotel and Spa in Shanghai, the Villa D'Este on Lake Como, the Palace of the Lost City at Sun City in South Africa and the Beverly Hills Hotel in Los Angeles. are among the historic, famous and/or luxurious of the international hotels.
Legends, Scary Stories, Monsters, Ghosts, Folklore 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 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 mischievious, monkey-like argopelter that throws sticks at people; the unexplained geological mystery of the Devil's Kettle waterfall and pothole; Native American stories about the wendigo, a ghoulish, insatiable, man-eating manitou that was sometimes a mutated, cannibalistic human; ghostly footsteps heard on the Washington Avenue Bridge in Minneapolis (the poet John Berryman and others have leapt to their deaths from the bridge); 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); and 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, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Minnesota.
Attractions and Sights/Places to See in Minnesota
Pipestone National Monument, where the cliffs are still quarried, for their spiritually important pipe clay, by Native Americans; the International Wolf Center, Ely; Sea Life Minnesota Aquarium in the Mall of America, Bloomington; the natural paradise of Voyageurs National Park; the many attractions and shops of the Mall of America, in Bloomington; the almost pristine expanse of Superior National Forest; the Munsinger Clemens Gardens, St Cloud; historic Fort Snelling; the city of Minneapolis; Duluth's Aerial Lift Bridge; the scenery of the North Shore Drive with many views including the Split Rock Lighthouse; Nickelodeon Universe, an indoor amusement park in the Mall of America, Bloomington; the Cathedral of Saint Paul; and Como Park Zoo and Conservatory in St Paul, are among the attractions of Minnesota.
America is one of the largest, most most varied and most interesting countries in the world. Nobody can visit all of America but if you have seen the cities of Minneapolis, Fort Lauderdale, Boston, Anchorage, Kansas City, New Orleans, San Francisco, Houston, St Louis, Indianapolis, Fairbanks, New York, Seattle, Salt Lake City, Savannah, Washington DC, Las Vegas, Skagway, Philadelphia, Santa Fe, Atlanta, Corpus Christi, Miami, Lake Tahoe, Los Angeles, San Diego, Juneau, Dallas, Atlantic City, Phoenix, Honolulu, Albuquerque, Chicago, Detroit, Sitka and Sacramento you can be regarded as well travelled within the United States. Other world famous USA destinations include The Ozarks, the Everglades, Yellowstone National Park, the Grand Canyon, Mount Rushmore, Marvellous scenery and sea life in Kenai Fjords National Park, the plantations and bayous of the Mississippi Delta, Bryce Canyon, the beach at Waikiki in Hawaii, Mount Rainier National Park, Native American nations such as the Navajo and the Hopi, Niagara Falls, the Adirondacks, the Okefenokee Swamp, Route 66, Yosemite National Park, the Arctic wilderness of Alaska, rodeos, Hawaiian volcanoes such as Mauna Loa, the wild west town of Tombstone, Glacier Bay National Park, Mount McKinley and fabulous wildlife in Denali National Park, the Disney resorts, the Appalachians, the California coastline and the Florida Keys. See as much as you can of the only country in the world that includes territory both in the Arctic and in the tropics. Camelopard suggests using well-known companies for your hotel reservations.
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