Lockport IL hotels. Find inns, motels or hotels in Lockport Illinois United States of America. Illinois folklore, legends, myths, ghosts, monsters and hauntings. Wildlife, state and national forests and parks, attractions and/or sights of Illinois. Vacation and travel suggestions by Camelopard.
We hope that you enjoy your stay in your Lockport Illinois hotel. The famous and/or historic hotels of the world are major destinations in their own right. The Venetian Macao Resort Hotel in Macau, the Sofitel Rio de Janeiro Copacabana, the Grand Hyatt Macau, the New Stanley Hotel in Nairobi, the PuLi Hotel and Spa in Shanghai, the Savoy Hotel in London and the Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong. are among the classic or luxury hotels of the world.
Attractions and Sights/Places to See in Illinois
Millenium Park in Chicago; the Lincoln Home National Historic Site in Springfield, which preserves the house and neighbourhood in which Abraham Lincoln lived; Anderson Japanese Gardens in Rockford; Navy Pier, Chicago with its Ferris Wheel, entertainments, shops and restaurants; the Magnificent Mile on Michigan Avenue, Chicago; and the shores of Lake Michigan, are among the attractions of Illinois.
Monsters, Myths, Scary Stories, Legends, Folklore and Ghosts in Illinois
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; 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 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 moans of a suicidal chambermaid, heard on the sixth floor of the Hotel Baker in Saint Charles; the giant serpent of Lake Michigan; the strange phenomena of Robinson Woods, Chicago; the hairy, anthropoid Cole Hollow Monster, or Cohomo; and the spirit of a 1920s flapper with bobbed hair that haunts Waldheim Cemetery in Forest Park, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Illinois.
Big Muddy, the Murphysboro mud monster (similar to the Cole Hollow Monster); the long snouted, hominid, Tuttle Bottoms 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 spirits of Congress Plaza Hotel, Chicago, especially the spectral woman in Room 441; the phantom guests of Desoto House Hotel in Galena (the hotel boasts Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S Grant as former living guests); gigantic, aggressive thunderbirds; the phantom monks of St Rita of Cascia church, Chicago; and the red eyed and three legged Enfield Monster, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Illinois.
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