Leesburg GA hotels. Look for your hotels in Leesburg Georgia USA. Sights, attractions, wildlife, national and state parks and/or forests of Georgia. Myths, legends, fearsome critters, ghosts, folklore, monsters, hauntings and eerie tales of Georgia. Advice for travellers from Camelopard.com.
We wish you an enjoyable stay at your chosen Leesburg Georgia hotel. The famous and/or historic hotels of the world are major destinations in their own right. Christian's Hotel in Luoyang China, the Royal Tulip Rio de Janeiro, the Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong, the Cascades Hotel at Sun City in South Africa, the Peace Hotel (formerly the renowned Cathay Hotel) in Shanghai, the Grand Hyatt Macau and the Mount Nelson Hotel in Cape Town. are some of the world's most famous hotels.
Attractions and Sights/Places to See in Georgia
Warm Springs; Atlanta's Fox Theater; the Gone With the Wind Museum in Marietta; Callaway Gardens; Margaret Mitchell House and Museum in Atlanta; the Martin Luther King Jr National Historic Site; the cobbled streets and colonial architecture of Savannah Historic District; Stone Mountain Park with attractions such as giant carvings of American presidents; historic Madison, which even General Sherman could not bear to burn; Centennial Olympic Park in Atlanta; the World of Coca Cola in Atlanta; Zoo Atlanta; Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta, the largest in the world; Broxton Rocks; the Ohoopee Sand Dunes; Pebble Hill Plantation; and the Bavarian architecture and festivals of Alpine Helen, are among the attractions of Georgia.
Ghosts, Myths, Scary Stories, Monsters, Legends and Folklore in Georgia
The Natchez princess Nacoochee, who killed herself for love and who is said to be interred with her paramour in the eponymous Nacoochee Mound; the strange phenomena in John W Woolfolk House (Colonial Apartments), sometimes called The House of a Thousand Cadavers, in Columbus (the house contains private dwellings so do not be a nuisance); a cave, near the source of the Hiwassee River, containing many human skulls whose former owners haunted a farmer, who had foolishly removed them, until he wisely put them back; the statue of little Gracie Watson in Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, which is said to weep blood if anyone steals the presents which are sometimes left on her grave; the spectres of Confederate officers and their ladies who still promenade on the River Walk, Augusta; The velociraptor-like Georgia Raptor; the female spectre of the town square, Savannah, who sometimes follows people around (she is seeking her baby who was born just before the woman was hanged for murder); and the phantom of Edwin Booth, brother of Abraham Lincoln's asassin, in Springer Opera House, Columbus, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Georgia.
The revellers of Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, who do not realise that the plantation house burned down long ago; the many hauntings (some in animal form) of Towns County, where the Hiwassee (Hiawassee) River forms on Rocky Mountain; Altamaha-ha, the green sea serpent that haunts the area near the Altamaha River estuary; a stream that rejuvenates all who bathe in it (is its source the Fountain of Youth in Florida?); the elderly woman whose ghost haunts the grand, antebellum Hay House in Macon; the headless horseman of Whitmire in Hall County, sometimes heard rather than seen, who rides straight at his victims before disappearing; the vengeful old woman who at night led several unsuspecting Native Americans to their doom at Toccoa Falls; and the pillar on Broad Street, Augusta, to which slaves were once chained and which causes the death of anyone who attempts to remove it, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Georgia.
America is one of the largest, most most varied and most interesting countries in the world. Being familiar with the USA is as important in the modern Grand Tour as familiarity with Europe. Los Angeles, Detroit, Skagway, Seattle, San Francisco, Chicago, Sitka, St Louis, Kansas City, Corpus Christi, Houston, New York, Boston, Savannah, Lake Tahoe, Washington DC, Miami, Indianapolis, Santa Fe, Salt Lake City, Honolulu, Juneau, Anchorage, Fairbanks, Fort Lauderdale, New Orleans, Atlanta, Albuquerque, San Diego, Phoenix, Sacramento, Minneapolis, Dallas, Philadelphia, Las Vegas and Atlantic City are among the most famous cities in the USA. Other American mainland sites that should not be missed if a visitor to America, or an American for that matter, is to be regarded as well travelled, include The Okefenokee Swamp, Route 66, Bryce Canyon, the Arctic wilderness of Alaska, Hawaiian volcanoes such as Mauna Loa, the Adirondacks, rodeos, Glacier Bay National Park, Native American nations such as the Navajo and the Hopi, the Florida Keys, Yosemite National Park, Yellowstone National Park, Marvellous scenery and sea life in Kenai Fjords National Park, Mount Rushmore, Mount McKinley and fabulous wildlife in Denali National Park, the plantations and bayous of the Mississippi Delta, the Ozarks, the Everglades, Mount Rainier National Park, the beach at Waikiki in Hawaii, the wild west town of Tombstone, the Appalachians, the Grand Canyon, the California coastline, the Disney resorts and Niagara Falls.
The United States of America are so enormous that even most Americans cannot "know" all of their own country. Even visiting every state would be a major undertaking. It is possible, however, to visit the iconic places known all over the world, especially through Hollywood movies. Camelopard suggests using well-known companies for your hotel reservations.
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