Mexico MO hotels. Find places to stay / hotels in Mexico Missouri USA. Missouri cryptozoology, hauntings, monsters, folklore, ghosts, myths and legends. Missouri attractions, sights, wildlife refuges, national and state forests, national and/or state parks. Advice for travellers from Camelopard.com.
We wish you an enjoyable stay at your chosen Mexico Missouri hotel. When you get the chance, stay in some of the famous, luxurious and/or historic hotels of your destinations. The Sofitel Rio de Janeiro Copacabana, the Grand Hyatt Macau, the Ritz-Carlton in Hong Kong, the Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong, the Excelsior Hotel in Hong Kong near the famous noonday gun, the Hotel Lisboa and its famous casino in Macau and the Chelsea Hotel in New York. are some of the world's most famous hotels.
Birds, Reptiles, Mammals and other Wildlife / Fauna of Missouri
Great Plains rat snakes, bats, salamanders, purple martins, prairie king snakes, frogs, Osage copperheads, Eastern hog-nosed snakes, red milk snakes, whooping cranes, broad-banded water snakes, pigeons, Graham's crayfish snakes, bull snakes, Eastern yellow-bellied racers, nine-banded armadillos, increasing numbers of black bears, opossums, grebes, swans, ibises, lizards, Eastern garter snakes, Eastern coachwhips, bald eagles, red cardinals, speckled king snakes, timber rattlesnakes, red foxes, coots, black vultures, woodpeckers, variable ground snakes, increasing sightings of mountain lions (cougars) and gray wolves (timber wolves), reintroduced elk, Northern scarlet snakes, lined snakes, bitterns, Western pygmy rattlesnakes, Western fox snakes, river turtles, flat-headed snakes, pelicans, herons, cormorants, owls, rails, turkey vultures, white-tailed deer, peregrine falcons, toads, wild turkeys, raccoons, yellow-bellied water snakes, beavers and Western cottonmouths are among the wild animals of Missouri.
Myths, Folklore, Legends, Ghosts, Scary Stories and Monsters in Missouri
The flying, fire-breathing dragon that was seen from a steamboat in the 1850s; the phantom of a weeping Native American woman who, on moonlit nights, repeats her death jump from a cliff in Creve Coeur Lake Memorial Park (Creve Coeur Park), in St Louis County, where she tried to join her late husband in the spirit world; the spectral little girl, nicknamed Amy, who plays in the Music City Centre in Branson; the gold mine in the Ozarks, eighteen miles south west of the town of Galena, which is guarded by the skeletal ghosts of seven Spanish miners; the pteradactyl of Altamont; the bigfoot seen in Hillsboro (could it have been MoMo?); the shadow people, with glowing red eyes, that lurk in the town of Maryville; the ghostly boy haunting the Union Covered Bridge in the eponymous State Historic Site, where the boy drowned in the nineteenth century; and how the Great Spirit created the Mina Sauk waterfall, in Taum Sauk Mountain State Park, to wash away the blood of the Piankashaw maiden, Mina Sauk, who jumped to her death to follow her Osage lover, who had been thrown over the cliff on the orders of her father, Taum Sauk, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Missouri.
Strange phenomena at the Kemp Mansion Restaurant and Inn, St Louis; MoMo, the hairy, sasquatch-like Missouri Monster, that is believed to prey on the dogs of the town of Louisiana; hauntings of the historic Savoy Hotel and Grill in Kansas City, including that of Betsy Ward who, in the nineteenth century, died in her bath in room 505, as well as the spectre of Fred Lightner and, on the fourth floor, a little girl in Victorian dress, not to mention the strange behaviour of the elevator, which sometimes avoids the fourth floor and sometimes refuses to leave it; the tusked, serpentine Gowrow Dragon of Marvel Cave near Branson, named from its fearsome growls; the Osage Native American ghostly wedding ceremony that is sometimes heard and occasionally seen, in the Bridal Cave of Thunder Mountain Park in Camdenton; the large, black, feline Ozark Howler, the glowing eyes of which may cause the death of those it looks upon; the almost innumerable traditions, magical spells and superstitions of the Ozarks, some of which are recorded in Harold Bell Wright's novel The Shepherd of the Hills and in the John Wayne movie of the same name (though a rather different plot); the Spook Light of the Devil's Promenade, near Joplin (is it a lantern held by a ghostly miner or headless Native American, or is it the spectral light of Native American lovers who died in a lover's pact?); the ghost of a young boy in Sauer Castle, Kansas City; and several ghosts haunting South East Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Missouri.
So you want to see America. Being familiar with the USA is as important in the modern Grand Tour as familiarity with Europe. Juneau, Los Angeles, Washington DC, Honolulu, Minneapolis, Indianapolis, Boston, Corpus Christi, San Diego, Miami, New York, St Louis, Sacramento, San Francisco, Kansas City, New Orleans, Fairbanks, Albuquerque, Sitka, Fort Lauderdale, Houston, Salt Lake City, Skagway, Lake Tahoe, Santa Fe, Philadelphia, Las Vegas, Phoenix, Seattle, Dallas, Savannah, Atlanta, Chicago, Detroit, Anchorage 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 Niagara Falls, the wild west town of Tombstone, Bryce Canyon, the Arctic wilderness of Alaska, Glacier Bay National Park, the Everglades, the beach at Waikiki in Hawaii, the Ozarks, Native American nations such as the Navajo and the Hopi, Route 66, rodeos, the Disney resorts, the Grand Canyon, the Appalachians, Mount McKinley and fabulous wildlife in Denali National Park, Mount Rainier National Park, Hawaiian volcanoes such as Mauna Loa, the Okefenokee Swamp, Yosemite National Park, Mount Rushmore, the plantations and bayous of the Mississippi Delta, the California coastline, Yellowstone National Park, Marvellous scenery and sea life in Kenai Fjords National Park, the Adirondacks and the Florida Keys.
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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