Milwaukie OR hotels. Find places to stay / hotels in Milwaukie Oregon USA. Advice for travellers from Camelopard.com. Wildlife, state and national forests and parks, attractions and/or sights of Oregon. Oregon folklore, legends, myths, ghosts, monsters and hauntings.
We wish you an enjoyable stay at your chosen Milwaukie Oregon hotel. The famous and/or historic hotels of the world are major destinations in their own right. Raffles Hotel in Singapore where the Singapore Sling was invented in the hotel's Long Bar, the Excelsior Hotel in Hong Kong near the famous noonday gun, the Chateau Marmont in Los Angeles, the Peace Hotel (formerly the renowned Cathay Hotel) in Shanghai, the Savoy Hotel in London, the Hotel Lisboa and its famous casino in Macau and the Villa D'Este on Lake Como. are some of the world's most famous hotels.
Sights/Places to See and Attractions in Oregon
The Oregon Museum of Science and Industry in Portland; Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area in Siuslaw National Forest; Hell's Canyon National Recreation Area in Wallowa-Whitman National Forest; McLoughlin House National Historic Site; Washington Park in Portland; Crater Lake National Park; the Oregon Coast Trail; the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art in Eugene; scenery including waterfalls and hot springs in Mount Hood National Forest; the huge and spectacular Willamette National Forest; Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area; Oregon Zoo in Portland; and Oregon Caves National Monument, are among the attractions of Oregon.
Folklore, Monsters, Legends, Ghosts, Myths and Scary Stories in Oregon
Black eyed children or BEKs (Black Eyed Kids); the horned monster Amhuluk of Forked Mountain that drowns animals and people in one of the local lakes; the furry sea monster Colossal Claude; the monster of Klamath Lake that has been compared to both a dragon and a hippopotamus; the rock called Phantom Ship on Crater Lake, which at night sometimes becomes a dangerous monster; the water demons of Crater Lake who, according to the Klamath people, drown and devour many who venture too close to its waters; the bad tempered splintercat (Splintercat Creek in the Cascades is a good place for the bold to seek it); and the sasquatch or bigfoot, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Oregon.
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. Lake Tahoe, Skagway, Dallas, Washington DC, Minneapolis, Las Vegas, Sitka, Fairbanks, Chicago, Fort Lauderdale, Phoenix, Boston, Philadelphia, Los Angeles, Corpus Christi, Atlantic City, New York, Houston, Honolulu, Anchorage, Sacramento, Santa Fe, Miami, Seattle, San Diego, Indianapolis, St Louis, Albuquerque, New Orleans, Savannah, San Francisco, Juneau, Detroit, Salt Lake City, Kansas City and Atlanta 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 beach at Waikiki in Hawaii, Hawaiian volcanoes such as Mauna Loa, the Grand Canyon, Mount Rainier National Park, Niagara Falls, the Everglades, the Adirondacks, Native American nations such as the Navajo and the Hopi, the wild west town of Tombstone, Yosemite National Park, Mount McKinley and fabulous wildlife in Denali National Park, Bryce Canyon, Yellowstone National Park, Route 66, the Appalachians, Glacier Bay National Park, rodeos, the Ozarks, the Okefenokee Swamp, the Disney resorts, Marvellous scenery and sea life in Kenai Fjords National Park, the California coastline, the Florida Keys, the plantations and bayous of the Mississippi Delta, the Arctic wilderness of Alaska and Mount Rushmore.
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. By the way, you will find other Camelopard tips, hints, anecdotes or warnings on other pages of the website.
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