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Legends, Folklore, Myths, Ghosts, Monsters and Scary Stories in Illinois
The giant serpent of Lake Michigan; the hairy, anthropoid Cole Hollow Monster, or Cohomo; gigantic, aggressive thunderbirds; the phantom guests of Desoto House Hotel in Galena (the hotel boasts Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S Grant as former living guests); the strange phenomena of Robinson Woods, Chicago; the moans of a suicidal chambermaid, heard on the sixth floor of the Hotel Baker in Saint Charles; the long snouted, hominid, Tuttle Bottoms Monster; and the ghosts of the Mineral Springs Hotel in Alton, including the marble playing child Cassandra who drowned in the swimming pool, the fragrant Jasmine Lady, a drunken artist (who didn't have time to complete the Crystal Room's mural) and the unfortunate George, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Illinois.
The seven bridges on Lebanon Road, Troy, known as The Seven Gates to Hell, protected by ghostly hounds with glowing eyes (it is said that if you drive through all seven "gates" and finish at midnight, you will go straight to hell); the spirit of a 1920s flapper with bobbed hair that haunts Waldheim Cemetery in Forest Park; the phantom monks of St Rita of Cascia church, Chicago; the chatty little ghost Abigail, who haunts the Ruebel Hotel in Grafton; the ghostly screams heard near the post office on the site of the hotel built by sadistic serial killer H H Holmes on West 63rd Street, Chicago; the spirits of Congress Plaza Hotel, Chicago, especially the spectral woman in Room 441; the red eyed and three legged Enfield Monster; Big Muddy, the Murphysboro mud monster (similar to the Cole Hollow Monster); and the nine or more spectres that haunt Original Springs Mineral Spa and Hotel in Okawville, including a former owner and a Lady in White, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Illinois.
Attractions and Sights/Places to See in Illinois
The shores of Lake Michigan; the Magnificent Mile on Michigan Avenue, Chicago; Navy Pier, Chicago with its Ferris Wheel, entertainments, shops and restaurants; Anderson Japanese Gardens in Rockford; the Lincoln Home National Historic Site in Springfield, which preserves the house and neighbourhood in which Abraham Lincoln lived; and Millenium Park in Chicago, are among the attractions of Illinois.
America welcomes careful drivers; also pilots and passengers, for that matter. Being familiar with the USA is as important in the modern Grand Tour as familiarity with Europe. Savannah, Seattle, Miami, Los Angeles, Washington DC, Sacramento, New York, Skagway, Kansas City, Detroit, Phoenix, Atlantic City, Boston, Anchorage, Lake Tahoe, Indianapolis, Dallas, Salt Lake City, Sitka, Santa Fe, Houston, Minneapolis, St Louis, San Francisco, Philadelphia, Chicago, Fairbanks, Juneau, San Diego, New Orleans, Albuquerque, Las Vegas, Fort Lauderdale, Honolulu, Corpus Christi 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 wild west town of Tombstone, the beach at Waikiki in Hawaii, Marvellous scenery and sea life in Kenai Fjords National Park, Native American nations such as the Navajo and the Hopi, Glacier Bay National Park, the Arctic wilderness of Alaska, Bryce Canyon, Mount Rainier National Park, the plantations and bayous of the Mississippi Delta, Hawaiian volcanoes such as Mauna Loa, the Okefenokee Swamp, Yellowstone National Park, the California coastline, rodeos, Mount Rushmore, Niagara Falls, Route 66, the Ozarks, the Everglades, Mount McKinley and fabulous wildlife in Denali National Park, the Florida Keys, the Disney resorts, the Adirondacks, the Grand Canyon, Yosemite National Park and the Appalachians.
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.com and its staff hope that you enjoy your stay.
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