Newark Area NJ hotels. Find places to stay / hotels in Newark Area New Jersey USA. Wildlife, state and national forests and parks, attractions and/or sights of New Jersey. Anecdotes, hints, tips and warnings by Camelopard. New Jersey scary or weird stories, monsters, myths, legends, folklore, hauntings and ghosts.
We wish you an enjoyable stay at your chosen Newark Area New Jersey hotel. When you get the chance, stay in some of the famous, luxurious and/or historic hotels of your destinations. The Fasano Hotel e Restaurante Rio in Rio de Janeiro, the Porto Bay Rio Internacional Hotel in Rio de Janeiro, the Belmond Copacabana Palace in Rio de Janeiro, the Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong, the Beverly Hills Hotel in Los Angeles, the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Hong Kong and the Grand Coloane Beach Resort in Macau. are among the classic or luxury hotels of the world.
Birds, Mammals, Reptiles and other Wildlife / Fauna of New Jersey
Bald eagles, red bellied woodpeckers, Northern copperheads, blue herons, chipmunks, timber rattlesnakes, Northern black racers, red knots, beavers, skunks, piping plovers, New Jersey Pine Barrens tree frogs, the densest population of white-tailed deer on the continent, semipalmated sandpipers, garter snakes, black bears, snapping turtles, red foxes, raccoons, black rat snakes, horseshoe crabs, rabbits, ruddy turnstones, dolphins, American woodcocks, coyotes, squirrels, wild turkeys, blue tailed skinks, groundhogs (woodchucks), Eastern tiger salamanders, sanderlings, red cardinals, Northern pine snakes, turkey vultures, white herons, whales, American goldfinches (the official state birds) and great egrets are among the wild animals of New Jersey.
Folklore, Monsters, Myths, Ghosts, Legends and Scary Stories in New Jersey
The kitchen worker and old woman (who likes children and favours room 10) in the Hotel Macomber, Cape May; the fog of Shades of Death Road (bordering Jenny Jump State Forest in Warren County), which follows cars and leaves footprints on them; the horned, bat-winged Jersey Devil of the Pine Barrens, whose screams may be heard even if you are fortunate enough not to see it; Captain Kidd's treasure, hidden on the Shark River (in a feature known as Coffin Island or Money Hill) and guarded by the spirits of six groaning and screaming buccaneers, some in skeletal form; the apparitions of the Inn of the Hawke in Lambertville; the Lenape spirits of Ghost Lake in Jenny Jump State Forest, possibly the site of a Native American burial ground; the laughter of invisible children and other ghostly phenomena at the Grenville Hotel in Bay Head; and the spirit of a suicidal jumper, said to haunt the tenth floor of the parking garage in the Trump Taj Mahal hotel in Atlantic City, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of New Jersey.
Strange phenomena at Ye Olde Centerton Inn in Pittsgrove, including the crying of a little girl; the nine witches that dwell among the rocks of the Great Falls of the Passaic River; the paranormal phenomena of the Neshanic Inn (formerly Murphy's Crocodile Inn) in Neshanic Station; the many apparitions of the historic Union Hotel, Flemington, including children's shoes that walk by themselves; the story of Jenny who leapt to her death, from Jenny Jump Mountain, to escape from a Native American warrior; the light orb of Lenape Lane that chases people to Shades of Death Road (pray that the light does not turn red); the mysteries of Fairy Hole cave, a Native American sacred site near Ghost Lake; and the duo of snooty Victorian ladies, Esmerelda and Minerva, who are said to haunt the Red Cottage, an inn at 22 Jackson Street, Cape May, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in New Jersey.
America is one of the largest, most most varied and most interesting countries in the world. Being familiar with the USA is as important in the modern Grand Tour as familiarity with Europe. San Francisco, Seattle, Santa Fe, Atlanta, Chicago, Anchorage, Dallas, Sacramento, Honolulu, Albuquerque, Phoenix, New Orleans, San Diego, Houston, Boston, St Louis, Atlantic City, Washington DC, Savannah, Fairbanks, Philadelphia, Juneau, Minneapolis, Salt Lake City, Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Indianapolis, Corpus Christi, Sitka, Las Vegas, Kansas City, Lake Tahoe, New York, Los Angeles, Detroit 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 Niagara Falls, rodeos, the Ozarks, Yosemite National Park, Mount McKinley and fabulous wildlife in Denali National Park, the Okefenokee Swamp, the wild west town of Tombstone, Mount Rainier National Park, the Everglades, the Appalachians, Route 66, Bryce Canyon, the beach at Waikiki in Hawaii, Mount Rushmore, the plantations and bayous of the Mississippi Delta, the Florida Keys, the Grand Canyon, the California coastline, Native American nations such as the Navajo and the Hopi, Glacier Bay National Park, Marvellous scenery and sea life in Kenai Fjords National Park, the Adirondacks, the Arctic wilderness of Alaska, Hawaiian volcanoes such as Mauna Loa, the Disney resorts and Yellowstone National Park.
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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