Milwaukee WI hotels. Find inns, motels or hotels in Milwaukee Wisconsin United States of America. Wisconsin myths, folklore, hauntings, monsters, legends and ghosts. Wisconsin national parks, state parks, state forests, national forests, wildlife, sightseeing and/or attractions. Interesting or amusing stories, warnings or travel advice.
Camelopard wishes you a comfortable stay in your Milwaukee Wisconsin hotel. The famous and/or historic hotels of the world are major destinations in their own right. The Sofitel Rio de Janeiro Copacabana, Hotel La Mamounia in Marrakesh (Marrakech), the Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong, the Royal Tulip Rio de Janeiro, the Arena Copacabana Hotel in Rio de Janeiro, the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Hong Kong and the Chelsea Hotel in New York. are among the historic, famous and/or luxurious of the international hotels.
Myths, Monsters, Legends, Folklore, Scary Stories and Ghosts in Wisconsin
The spectral lady in a blue hat and the rather shabby male ghost that haunt the American Club Resort in Kohler; a young boy whose spirit haunts the Grand Opera House in Oshkosh, where he died from a fall; the numerous hauntings and psychic phenomena of Manitowoc Place (formerly the Evergreen Inn Hotel) in Manitowoc; the ghost of Mr Pfister, who still walks his phantom dog, in the historic and pet friendly Pfister Hotel, in Milwaukee; ghosts and unearthly screams at the haunted, historic and luxurious Retlaw Plaza Hotel in Fond du Lac; 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); ghostly chldren who haunt the Menominee Casino Resort and hotel in Keshena; and 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, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Wisconsin.
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; many ghosts in Marquette University, Milwaukee; the Beast of Bray Road, possibly a a werewolf, seen near Elkhorn; the apparition of Adam Bobel (Boebel) seen in Central House, Boscobel, the site of his hotel and where Gideons International was founded; 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; the fierce, horned and spined Hodag that may dwell in the woods around Rhinelander; the beings, possibly fairy folk, who live beneath Sinsinawa Mound; and 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), are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Wisconsin.
Reptiles, Birds, Mammals and other Wildlife / Fauna of Wisconsin
Raccoons, chipmunks, yellow-crowned night-herons, bull snakes, Acadian flycatchers, pileated woodpeckers, ducks, white-winged crossbills, minks, Blandings turtles, cerulean warblers, red-winged blackbirds, thrushes, black terns, brown thrashers, sedge wrens, green herons, evening grosbeaks, turkey vultures, Bell's vireos, wild turkeys, blue jays, bald eagles, reintroduced elk, bobcats, Kentucky warblers, squirrels, red crossbills, prothonotary warblers, blue-winged warblers, sparrows, black-backed woodpeckers, martens, fishers, gray wolves, marsh wrens, eastern meadowlarks, woodcocks, gray jays, black-capped chickadees, coyotes, northern harriers, bobolinks, garter snakes, northern cardinals, ospreys, mourning doves, Caspian terns, boreal chickadees, grouse, introduced ring-necked pheasants, white-tailed deer, cottontail rabbits, yellow headed blackbirds, foxes, timber rattlesnakes, common loons, Yellow-throated warblers, muskrats, increasing numbers of moose, beavers, otters, sandhill cranes, trumpeter swans, barred owls, common ravens, endangered Eastern massasauga rattlesnakes and black bears are among the wild animals of Wisconsin.
Some people say that they have no desire to visit America because they have seen so much of it on TV and in the movies. However, there is no substitute for the real thing. Being familiar with the USA is as important in the modern Grand Tour as familiarity with Europe. Sitka, St Louis, Washington DC, Miami, Chicago, Phoenix, Indianapolis, Savannah, Salt Lake City, San Diego, Atlantic City, Kansas City, Houston, Dallas, Sacramento, Detroit, Albuquerque, New Orleans, New York, Las Vegas, Lake Tahoe, Anchorage, Fairbanks, Atlanta, Fort Lauderdale, San Francisco, Santa Fe, Seattle, Minneapolis, Honolulu, Juneau, Boston, Corpus Christi, Los Angeles, Philadelphia and Skagway 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 The Disney resorts, the plantations and bayous of the Mississippi Delta, the beach at Waikiki in Hawaii, rodeos, the California coastline, the Grand Canyon, the Arctic wilderness of Alaska, Native American nations such as the Navajo and the Hopi, Hawaiian volcanoes such as Mauna Loa, Mount Rainier National Park, the Appalachians, Glacier Bay National Park, the wild west town of Tombstone, the Okefenokee Swamp, Route 66, the Adirondacks, the Ozarks, Bryce Canyon, Mount McKinley and fabulous wildlife in Denali National Park, Niagara Falls, Yosemite National Park, Yellowstone National Park, Mount Rushmore, Marvellous scenery and sea life in Kenai Fjords National Park, the Florida Keys and the Everglades.
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. We at camelopard.com wish you a pleasant journey in the USA.
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