Jacksonville IL hotels. Search for hotels in Jacksonville Illinois United States of America. Wildlife, state and national forests and parks, attractions and/or sights of Illinois. Illinois hauntings, monsters, myths, ghosts, legends and folklore. Camelopard suggests hints and tips for your journey.
Camelopard wishes you a comfortable stay in your Jacksonville Illinois 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 Chateau Marmont in Los Angeles, Christian's Hotel in Luoyang China, the Hotel del Coronado in San Diego, the Norfolk Hotel in Nairobi, the PuLi Hotel and Spa in Shanghai and the Hotel Baur au Lac in Zurich. are internationally renowned hotels.
Sights/Places to See and Attractions in Illinois
Anderson Japanese Gardens in Rockford; Millenium Park in Chicago; the Magnificent Mile on Michigan Avenue, Chicago; the shores of Lake Michigan; Navy Pier, Chicago with its Ferris Wheel, entertainments, shops and restaurants; and the Lincoln Home National Historic Site in Springfield, which preserves the house and neighbourhood in which Abraham Lincoln lived, are among the attractions of Illinois.
Scary Stories, Myths, Folklore, Legends, Ghosts and Monsters in Illinois
The strange phenomena of Robinson Woods, Chicago; the long snouted, hominid, Tuttle Bottoms Monster; the nine or more spectres that haunt Original Springs Mineral Spa and Hotel in Okawville, including a former owner and a Lady in White; the phantom guests of Desoto House Hotel in Galena (the hotel boasts Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S Grant as former living guests); the red eyed and three legged Enfield Monster; the seven bridges on Lebanon Road, Troy, known as The Seven Gates to Hell, protected by ghostly hounds with glowing eyes (it is said that if you drive through all seven "gates" and finish at midnight, you will go straight to hell); the giant serpent of Lake Michigan; and the spirits of Congress Plaza Hotel, Chicago, especially the spectral woman in Room 441, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Illinois.
Big Muddy, the Murphysboro mud monster (similar to the Cole Hollow Monster); the chatty little ghost Abigail, who haunts the Ruebel Hotel in Grafton; the ghosts of the Mineral Springs Hotel in Alton, including the marble playing child Cassandra who drowned in the swimming pool, the fragrant Jasmine Lady, a drunken artist (who didn't have time to complete the Crystal Room's mural) and the unfortunate George; the hairy, anthropoid Cole Hollow Monster, or Cohomo; the moans of a suicidal chambermaid, heard on the sixth floor of the Hotel Baker in Saint Charles; the ghostly screams heard near the post office on the site of the hotel built by sadistic serial killer H H Holmes on West 63rd Street, Chicago; gigantic, aggressive thunderbirds; the spirit of a 1920s flapper with bobbed hair that haunts Waldheim Cemetery in Forest Park; and the phantom monks of St Rita of Cascia church, Chicago, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Illinois.
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