Jasper Area IN hotels. Reservations for hotels in Jasper Area Indiana USA. Indiana national parks, state parks, state forests, national forests, wildlife, sightseeing and/or attractions. Anecdotes, hints, tips and warnings by Camelopard. Indiana cryptozoology, hauntings, monsters, folklore, ghosts, myths and legends.
We wish you an enjoyable stay at your chosen Jasper Area Indiana hotel. The famous and/or historic hotels of the world are major destinations in their own right. The Grand Coloane Beach Resort in Macau, the Hotel Baur au Lac in Zurich, the beautiful and historic San Ysidro Ranch in Santa Barbara, the Excelsior Hotel in Hong Kong near the famous noonday gun, the Villa D'Este on Lake Como, the Fasano Hotel e Restaurante Rio in Rio de Janeiro and the Hotel del Coronado in San Diego. are among the historic, famous and/or luxurious of the international hotels.
Monsters, Ghosts, Myths, Folklore, Legends and Scary Stories in Indiana
The lion-headed serpent of the Wabash, seen at Huntington; Oscar, the Beast of Busco, said to be a gigantic snapping turtle encountered near Churubusco; ghosts of the historic Hotel Attica in Attica, including an unwelcome back scratcher and a glowing spectre (are they the same spirit?); hauntings of the Crump Theatre in Columbus, including the spectre of a child, unexplained voices in the nursing area and the ghost of a man; the girl in yellow, a murder victim, whose spirit is still seen in Indiana University, Bloomington; strange stories about how mysterious boulders reached the crowns of trees (as high as eighty feet up) in Yellowwood State Forest; and the glowing male apparition of Baums Bridge Inn Bar & Restaurant in Kouts, which may be seen through a window (hope that it doesn't see you, though, as it can move with uncanny speed), are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Indiana.
Stories of the Swedenborgian missionary and nurseryman, Johnny Appleseed (John Chapman), who acquired some wealth by hard work but went barefoot, wore rags or old clothes and used his cooking pan as a cap (he was living in Indiana at the time of his death in Fort Wayne); the crying of ghostly babies heard in Indiana University's Career Development Center on North Jordan Avenue, Bloomington, which was once a fraternity house and also the site of an illegal abortion clinic; ghosts of the Barbee Hotel in Warsaw, including Al Capone, a murdered gangster's moll, a silent old man and even, perhaps, Rita Hayworth; the reptilian man, or possibly people, who lurk in the Ohio River; the spectre of Richard Dorson who, appropriately, founded Indiana University's Folklore Institute and now haunts the Department of Folklore and Ethnomusicology on North Fess Avenue, Bloomington; the phantom woman of the Rockport Inn Bed & Breakfast in Rockport; and the phantom Woman in Black who chases people in the area of East Third Street, Bloomington, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Indiana.
Birds, Reptiles, Mammals and other Wildlife / Fauna of Indiana
Black vultures, woodcocks, squirrels, ruffed grouse, reintroduced white-tailed deer, reintroduced wild turkeys, bald eagles, cottontail rabbits, bats, ground squirrels, deer mice, Peregrine falcons, bobcats, barn owls, Allegheny woodrats, ospreys, reintroduced beavers, turkey vultures, gray foxes, raccoons, American badgers, whooping cranes, great egrets, doves, coyotes, bluebirds, bobwhite quails, chipmunks and moles are among the wild animals of Indiana.
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. How well can you know the USA? Try visiting Honolulu, Detroit, New Orleans, Fort Lauderdale, Dallas, Savannah, Lake Tahoe, San Diego, Los Angeles, New York, Juneau, Chicago, Houston, Philadelphia, Anchorage, Skagway, St Louis, Washington DC, Boston, Kansas City, San Francisco, Seattle, Miami, Las Vegas, Sacramento, Salt Lake City, Minneapolis, Atlantic City, Corpus Christi, Indianapolis, Santa Fe, Fairbanks, Phoenix, Albuquerque, Sitka and Atlanta. Nobody can see every part of the United States of America but those cities are probably the ones that nearly everybody on earth has heard of. The Everglades, rodeos, the Disney resorts, the Ozarks, Mount Rushmore, the plantations and bayous of the Mississippi Delta, Niagara Falls, the Grand Canyon, the California coastline, Mount Rainier National Park, Marvellous scenery and sea life in Kenai Fjords National Park, the Arctic wilderness of Alaska, Route 66, Glacier Bay National Park, Hawaiian volcanoes such as Mauna Loa, the wild west town of Tombstone, the Adirondacks, Yellowstone National Park, the Appalachians, the beach at Waikiki in Hawaii, Yosemite National Park, the Florida Keys, Mount McKinley and fabulous wildlife in Denali National Park, Native American nations such as the Navajo and the Hopi, Bryce Canyon and the Okefenokee Swamp are also iconic sights and destinations. Whether you travel America for business or pleasure, enjoy your journey.
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