Maui Island HI hotels. Search for hotels in Maui Island Hawaii USA. Wildlife, state and national forests and parks, attractions and/or sights of Hawaii. Camelopard's wisdom for travellers. Monsters, myths, legends, folklore, ghosts and hauntings of Hawaii.
Camelopard wishes you a comfortable stay in your Maui Island Hawaii hotel. The famous and/or historic hotels of the world are major destinations in their own right. The Polana Hotel in Maputo, the Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund, the Royal Tulip Rio de Janeiro, the Chateau Marmont in Los Angeles, the Fasano Hotel e Restaurante Rio in Rio de Janeiro, the Palace of the Lost City at Sun City in South Africa and Claridge's in London. are among the historic, famous and/or luxurious of the international hotels.
Attractions and Sights/Places to See in Hawaii
Waimea Falls National Park; Diamond Head Crater on Waikiki; the USS Arizona Memorial in Pearl Harbor; Lapakahi State Historical Park on the Big Island; Waipio Valley on the Big Island (Hawaii); the Queen Emma Summer Palace, Hawaii; Pu'u o Mahuka Heiau State Monument; Mauna Kea, the highest peak in the islands, on the Big Island (Hawaii); Akaka Falls State Park on the Big Island; volcanic Haleakala National Park on Maui; City of Refuge National Historical Park (Puuhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park) on the Big Island; Kalaupapa National Historical Park on Molokai; Lava Tree State Monument on the Big Island (Hawaii); the beach resort of Waikiki; Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park (Hawaii Volcanoes National Park) on the Big Island; Honolulu Zoo in Queen Kapi'olani Park, Honolulu; scenic Hana Road on Maui; Iolani Palace in Honolulu; Maui Ocean Center, Wailuku; Hulihe'e Palace (Hulihee Palace) in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii (the Big Island); and the Polynesian Cultural Center on Oahu, are among the attractions of Hawaii.
Myths, Scary Stories, Ghosts, Legends, Monsters and Folklore in Hawaii
The haunting of Schofield Barracks; the mischievious menehune (little people); the ghostly night marchers (Huaka'i po) of Hale Ko'olau beach; how Queen Kapi'olani Regional Park (Kapiolani Park), Waikiki, is haunted by the spirits of sacrifice victims and slaughtered warriors; how Ford Street, Honolulu, was the site of a temple at which men were sacrificed and where there heads were stored, so that the ghosts of the victims now wander the area; how Ford island in Pearl Harbor is haunted, especially by a glowing mist; how the Sacred Hearts Academy in Honolulu is haunted by a nun; and the wheelchair-bound spectre seen at Camp H M Smith, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Hawaii.
How, near the fountain at Iolani Palace in Honolulu, a glowing phantom girl in a white dress may be seen; the wailing spirit of Paradise Park, Honolulu; how Chaminade University, Honolulu, is haunted by the spirits of former students (Room 208 in the Hale Lokelani dormitory is said to be particularly haunted and another ghost is said to be a skateboarder); how, on Alakea Street in Honolulu, ghosts come out at night and play games; how the Dole Cannery Signature Theaters in Honolulu were built on a sacred site and are home to a number of phantoms; how Pu'u o Mahuka Heiau is an old Hawaiian temple and the dwelling of appropriate spirits; how, at the Kamehameha Scools in Honolulu, Princess Pauahi commands Hawaiian night marchers (Huaka'i po) who knock on doors; and how the Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort on Kalia Road, Honolulu, is haunted by a beautiful young woman in a red dress - she may be a murder victim or even the volcano goddess, Pele, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Hawaii.
How the luxury houses at Waialae-Kahala, Honolulu, were built over a cemetery and the area is haunted; the ghosts of former students at the University of Hawaii in Honolulu; the hauntings at the old PACAF Headquarters in Hickam Air Force Base; the shadowy outline of a boy hanging from a tree at Morgan's Corner, Honolulu; how an Akua spirit lives in the Drowning Pool, Waimea Falls National Park, where it demands sacrifices - if they are not offered, it drowns the victims itself; the Huaka'i po night marchers (spirits of long dead Hawaiian warriors) seen on Highway 1; how, if you walk across the Seven Bridges at Manoa, it is said that you can only count six on your return journey; the spirit of Queen Liliuokani haunting the State Capitol Building in Honolulu; how a tunnel near Morgan's Corner, Honolulu, is haunted by the spirits of two men and a woman; and how La Pietra School in Honolulu was built on or near the site of the Papa'ena'ena heiau (temple) and is haunted by spectral children, are more weird folklore associated with Hawaii.
You cannot claim to have seen the world unless you have travelled in the USA. It is well-known that in Europe you should see London, Paris, Rome, Naples, Florence, Venice and Athens but in the USA you should see Kansas City, Savannah, Detroit, San Diego, Las Vegas, Washington DC, Minneapolis, Lake Tahoe, Miami, New York, Seattle, Fairbanks, Skagway, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Atlantic City, Houston, Corpus Christi, New Orleans, San Francisco, Anchorage, Honolulu, Juneau, Dallas, Fort Lauderdale, Sitka, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Salt Lake City, Boston, Chicago, Santa Fe, Indianapolis, Sacramento, Albuquerque and St Louis. Then perhaps you can say that you are familiar with the United States of America. The Ozarks, Yosemite National Park, the Okefenokee Swamp, Native American nations such as the Navajo and the Hopi, Mount McKinley and fabulous wildlife in Denali National Park, rodeos, the Grand Canyon, the Arctic wilderness of Alaska, Route 66, the Everglades, the wild west town of Tombstone, Mount Rainier National Park, Yellowstone National Park, the California coastline, Hawaiian volcanoes such as Mauna Loa, the Adirondacks, the beach at Waikiki in Hawaii, Bryce Canyon, the Appalachians, Mount Rushmore, the Florida Keys, Niagara Falls, the plantations and bayous of the Mississippi Delta, Glacier Bay National Park, the Disney resorts and Marvellous scenery and sea life in Kenai Fjords National Park are other places, sights or events that can justify your claim to know America. Camelopard.com hopes that you find its travel advice and anecdotes helpful or amusing.
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