Milan IN hotels. Find rooms / hotels in Milan Indiana USA. Wildlife, state and national forests and parks, attractions and/or sights of Indiana. Camelopard's wisdom for travellers. Indiana scary or weird stories, monsters, myths, legends, folklore, hauntings and ghosts.
We hope that you enjoy your stay in your Milan Indiana hotel. When you get the chance, stay in some of the famous, luxurious and/or historic hotels of your destinations. The Mandarin Oriental Macau, the Mount Nelson Hotel in Cape Town, Christian's Hotel in Luoyang China, the Villa D'Este on Lake Como, the Peninsula Hotel in Hong Kong (featuring in the Clark Gable movie Soldier of Fortune), the Renaissance Suzhou Hotel in Suzhou China and the Shangri-La Hotel in Lhasa. are among the classic or luxury hotels of the world.
Myths, Ghosts, Monsters, Legends, Scary Stories and Folklore in Indiana
The phantom woman of the Rockport Inn Bed & Breakfast in Rockport; strange stories about how mysterious boulders reached the crowns of trees (as high as eighty feet up) in Yellowwood State Forest; the reptilian man, or possibly people, who lurk in the Ohio River; ghosts of the Barbee Hotel in Warsaw, including Al Capone, a murdered gangster's moll, a silent old man and even, perhaps, Rita Hayworth; hauntings of the Crump Theatre in Columbus, including the spectre of a child, unexplained voices in the nursing area and the ghost of a man; the glowing male apparition of Baums Bridge Inn Bar & Restaurant in Kouts, which may be seen through a window (hope that it doesn't see you, though, as it can move with uncanny speed); and ghosts of the historic Hotel Attica in Attica, including an unwelcome back scratcher and a glowing spectre (are they the same spirit?), are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Indiana.
Oscar, the Beast of Busco, said to be a gigantic snapping turtle encountered near Churubusco; the lion-headed serpent of the Wabash, seen at Huntington; the crying of ghostly babies heard in Indiana University's Career Development Center on North Jordan Avenue, Bloomington, which was once a fraternity house and also the site of an illegal abortion clinic; the spectre of Richard Dorson who, appropriately, founded Indiana University's Folklore Institute and now haunts the Department of Folklore and Ethnomusicology on North Fess Avenue, Bloomington; the girl in yellow, a murder victim, whose spirit is still seen in Indiana University, Bloomington; stories of the Swedenborgian missionary and nurseryman, Johnny Appleseed (John Chapman), who acquired some wealth by hard work but went barefoot, wore rags or old clothes and used his cooking pan as a cap (he was living in Indiana at the time of his death in Fort Wayne); and the phantom Woman in Black who chases people in the area of East Third Street, Bloomington, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Indiana.
National Parks, State Parks, State Forests, Nature Reserves, National Forests and Refuges in Indiana
Big Oaks National Wildlife Refuge; Owen–Putnam State Forest; Harrison–Crawford State Forest; Clark State Forest; Versailles State Park with the Busching Covered Bridge; Pike State Forest; Chain O'Lakes State Park with its eight kettle lakes; Selmier State Forest; Ferdinand State Forest; Martin State Forest; Muscatatuck National Wildlife Refuge; beautiful Clifty Falls State Park, which also boasts Clifty Creek Canyon; Calumet Prairie State Nature Preserve; Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore; Greene–Sullivan State Forest; Patoka River National Wildlife Refuge and Management Area; McCormick's Creek State Park, Indiana's oldest; Salamonie River State Forest; Jackson–Washington State Forest; Hoosier Prairie State Nature Preserve; Yellowwood State Forest with its unexplained boulders in trees; Falls of the Ohio State Park, the site of the meeting of Lewis and Clarke prior to their surveying expedition and also noted for its fossil deposits, as well as for inexplicable (dare I say Fortean?) wildlife sightings such as crocodiles and alligators; Brown County State Park, Indiana's largest; Morgan–Monroe State Forest; and Indiana Dunes State Park, are among the national or state parks, forests and refuges of Indiana.
The USA is one of the most developed and technologically advanced countries in the world, yet has preserved much of its wilderness and beautiful scenery. Nobody can visit all of America but if you have seen the cities of Savannah, Phoenix, San Diego, Anchorage, Lake Tahoe, Juneau, Skagway, Fairbanks, Kansas City, Indianapolis, Dallas, Houston, Fort Lauderdale, Minneapolis, Sitka, Santa Fe, Sacramento, New York, Corpus Christi, San Francisco, Las Vegas, New Orleans, Washington DC, Philadelphia, Miami, Albuquerque, Chicago, Boston, Seattle, Honolulu, Detroit, St Louis, Atlantic City, Atlanta, Los Angeles and Salt Lake City you can be regarded as well travelled within the United States. Other world famous USA destinations include The Okefenokee Swamp, Mount Rushmore, Yosemite National Park, the Everglades, Glacier Bay National Park, Mount Rainier National Park, the wild west town of Tombstone, the California coastline, Hawaiian volcanoes such as Mauna Loa, the Arctic wilderness of Alaska, the plantations and bayous of the Mississippi Delta, Marvellous scenery and sea life in Kenai Fjords National Park, the Adirondacks, the Appalachians, the Ozarks, the beach at Waikiki in Hawaii, Native American nations such as the Navajo and the Hopi, Niagara Falls, Mount McKinley and fabulous wildlife in Denali National Park, Route 66, Yellowstone National Park, the Florida Keys, the Grand Canyon, Bryce Canyon, the Disney resorts and rodeos. See as much as you can of the only country in the world that includes territory both in the Arctic and in the tropics. Travel safely and happily.
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