The Dalles OR hotels. Reserve accommodation in hotels in The Dalles Oregon United States of America. Hauntings, monsters, ghosts, legends, folklore and myths of Oregon. Oregon national parks, state parks, state forests, national forests, wildlife, sightseeing and/or attractions. Alerts, anecdotes and tips for vacationers and business travellers.
We hope that you enjoy your stay in your The Dalles Oregon hotel. When you get the chance, stay in some of the famous, luxurious and/or historic hotels of your destinations. The Peace Hotel (formerly the renowned Cathay Hotel) in Shanghai, the Royal Tulip Rio de Janeiro, the beautiful and historic San Ysidro Ranch in Santa Barbara, the Renaissance Suzhou Hotel in Suzhou China, the Excelsior Hotel in Hong Kong near the famous noonday gun, the Norfolk Hotel in Nairobi and the Grand Hyatt Macau. are internationally renowned hotels.
Ghosts, Legends, Scary Stories, Monsters, Myths and Folklore in Oregon
The monster of Klamath Lake that has been compared to both a dragon and a hippopotamus; the water demons of Crater Lake who, according to the Klamath people, drown and devour many who venture too close to its waters; the rock called Phantom Ship on Crater Lake, which at night sometimes becomes a dangerous monster; the sasquatch or bigfoot; the furry sea monster Colossal Claude; 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; and the bad tempered splintercat (Splintercat Creek in the Cascades is a good place for the bold to seek it), are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Oregon.
Mammals, Birds, Reptiles and other Wildlife / Fauna of Oregon
Reintroduced bighorn sheep, pronghorn antelopes, mule deer, white-tailed deer, gray foxes, nutrias, lynxes, porcupines, gray wolves, moose, turkey vultures, cougars, harbor seals, reintroduced mountain goats, striped skunks, beavers, Stellar sea lions, red foxes, squirrels, mountain beavers, river otters, chipmunks, spotted skunks, raccoons, bald eagles, coyotes, marmots, elk, fishers, Northern fur seals, ermines, flying squirrels, black bears, kit foxes and wild turkeys are among the wild animals of Oregon.
America has some of the best facilities for travellers in the world. Being familiar with the USA is as important in the modern Grand Tour as familiarity with Europe. Fairbanks, Las Vegas, Atlanta, Sitka, Indianapolis, San Francisco, Detroit, New Orleans, Anchorage, Sacramento, Kansas City, Honolulu, Chicago, Phoenix, Los Angeles, Dallas, Houston, Corpus Christi, San Diego, Albuquerque, New York, Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Juneau, Savannah, Philadelphia, Lake Tahoe, Skagway, St Louis, Minneapolis, Seattle, Atlantic City, Santa Fe, Salt Lake City, Washington DC and Boston 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 Native American nations such as the Navajo and the Hopi, the plantations and bayous of the Mississippi Delta, Yosemite National Park, Yellowstone National Park, the beach at Waikiki in Hawaii, Bryce Canyon, the wild west town of Tombstone, the California coastline, the Florida Keys, Marvellous scenery and sea life in Kenai Fjords National Park, the Everglades, the Disney resorts, Mount Rainier National Park, Mount McKinley and fabulous wildlife in Denali National Park, Glacier Bay National Park, Hawaiian volcanoes such as Mauna Loa, Mount Rushmore, rodeos, the Adirondacks, the Okefenokee Swamp, the Arctic wilderness of Alaska, Niagara Falls, Route 66, the Ozarks, the Appalachians and the Grand Canyon.
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. Good luck on your travels.
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