Lomira WI hotels. Search for hotels in Lomira Wisconsin USA. Anecdotes, hints, tips and warnings by Camelopard. Wildlife, state and national forests and parks, attractions and/or sights of Wisconsin. Monsters, myths, legends, folklore, ghosts and hauntings of Wisconsin.
We hope that you enjoy your stay in your Lomira Wisconsin hotel. Seasoned travellers will become acquainted with the famous hotels in their destinations. The Hotel Lisboa and its famous casino in Macau, the Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong, the Hotel del Coronado in San Diego, the Peninsula Hotel in Hong Kong (featuring in the Clark Gable movie Soldier of Fortune), the Queen Mary in Long Beach, the Hotel Baur au Lac in Zurich and the Goldeneye Hotel (once the home of James Bond author Ian Fleming) in Jamaica's Oracabessa Bay. are among the historic, famous and/or luxurious of the international hotels.
Reptiles, Mammals, Birds and other Wildlife / Fauna of Wisconsin
Muskrats, grouse, common loons, bobcats, sparrows, Bell's vireos, gray wolves, increasing numbers of moose, white-winged crossbills, prothonotary warblers, black bears, green herons, trumpeter swans, Blandings turtles, red-winged blackbirds, endangered Eastern massasauga rattlesnakes, black terns, red crossbills, blue-winged warblers, northern harriers, marsh wrens, bald eagles, thrushes, Yellow-throated warblers, cottontail rabbits, minks, otters, sandhill cranes, garter snakes, reintroduced elk, Acadian flycatchers, white-tailed deer, gray jays, evening grosbeaks, Kentucky warblers, northern cardinals, pileated woodpeckers, beavers, cerulean warblers, wild turkeys, black-backed woodpeckers, bobolinks, martens, timber rattlesnakes, yellow-crowned night-herons, chipmunks, woodcocks, blue jays, barred owls, squirrels, raccoons, ospreys, fishers, introduced ring-necked pheasants, common ravens, coyotes, turkey vultures, mourning doves, bull snakes, yellow headed blackbirds, sedge wrens, Caspian terns, boreal chickadees, foxes, eastern meadowlarks, black-capped chickadees, brown thrashers and ducks are among the wild animals of Wisconsin.
Myths, Ghosts, Folklore, Monsters, Scary Stories and Legends in Wisconsin
Ghostly chldren who haunt the Menominee Casino Resort and hotel in Keshena; the spectral lady in a blue hat and the rather shabby male ghost that haunt the American Club Resort in Kohler; the carnivorous, forest dwelling hidebehind, which can conceal itself anywhere (you are safe if you drink beer around the campfire, as the hidebehind loathes the taste of alcohol); the mischievious spirit of "Agatha", the cigar smoking ghost of William Karsten, the playful spectre of little Billy Karsten, as well as other hauntings and psychokinetic manifestations, at the Karsten Hotel (The Historic Karsten Inn) in Kewaunee; a young boy whose spirit haunts the Grand Opera House in Oshkosh, where he died from a fall; ghosts and unearthly screams at the haunted, historic and luxurious Retlaw Plaza Hotel in Fond du Lac; the Beast of Bray Road, possibly a a werewolf, seen near Elkhorn; and the ghost of Mr Pfister, who still walks his phantom dog, in the historic and pet friendly Pfister Hotel, in Milwaukee, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Wisconsin.
Many ghosts in Marquette University, Milwaukee; the fierce, horned and spined Hodag that may dwell in the woods around Rhinelander; the legend of Maiden Rock, one of the sites said to be where the Native American maiden Winona leapt to her death because her father forbade her marriage to the man she loved; tall tales of the giant lumberjack Paul Bunyan and his blue ox, Babe (scholars regard Wisconsin as his true home and the earliest collected stories were probably in "Legends of Paul Bunyan, Lumberjack" published by the Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters); giant, finned serpents, as well as spirits and a powerful manitou, in Devil's Lake (Da-wa-kah-char-gra) where the Ho-Chunk nation still celebrate their spiritual rites; the apparition of Adam Bobel (Boebel) seen in Central House, Boscobel, the site of his hotel and where Gideons International was founded; the numerous hauntings and psychic phenomena of Manitowoc Place (formerly the Evergreen Inn Hotel) in Manitowoc; and the beings, possibly fairy folk, who live beneath Sinsinawa Mound, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Wisconsin.
You cannot claim to have seen the world unless you have travelled in the USA. Be as familiar with famous places as you might like to be with famous people. Boston, San Diego, Savannah, Miami, Salt Lake City, Washington DC, Atlanta, St Louis, Dallas, Juneau, Philadelphia, New Orleans, Minneapolis, Houston, Fort Lauderdale, Phoenix, Kansas City, Chicago, Sacramento, Seattle, Lake Tahoe, Indianapolis, Sitka, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Atlantic City, Skagway, Albuquerque, Santa Fe, Corpus Christi, Anchorage, New York, San Francisco, Honolulu, Fairbanks and Detroit. If you have seen those cities, you have at least seen the most famous ones in the USA. Visiting all fifty states is something that even most Americans cannot manage but it is possible to visit those cities, as well as other iconic destinations such as The Ozarks, the Disney resorts, the Grand Canyon, the plantations and bayous of the Mississippi Delta, the beach at Waikiki in Hawaii, Yellowstone National Park, the Adirondacks, Mount Rainier National Park, Glacier Bay National Park, Native American nations such as the Navajo and the Hopi, the Appalachians, the Florida Keys, the California coastline, the Arctic wilderness of Alaska, the wild west town of Tombstone, Route 66, Hawaiian volcanoes such as Mauna Loa, Yosemite National Park, Niagara Falls, Marvellous scenery and sea life in Kenai Fjords National Park, Bryce Canyon, Mount Rushmore, the Everglades, rodeos, the Okefenokee Swamp and Mount McKinley and fabulous wildlife in Denali National Park. Casually mentioning places that you have visited can be as impressive as mentioning the names of celebrities that you have met. Good luck on your travels.
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