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Thorp WI hotels. Find places to stay / hotels in Thorp Wisconsin United States of America. Hints and tips for holidaymakers or business travellers. Sights, attractions, wildlife, national and state parks and/or forests of Wisconsin. Hauntings, monsters, ghosts, legends, folklore and myths of Wisconsin.

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    We wish you an enjoyable stay at your chosen Thorp Wisconsin hotel. The famous and/or historic hotels of the world are major destinations in their own right. The Arena Copacabana Hotel in Rio de Janeiro, the Peace Hotel (formerly the renowned Cathay Hotel) in Shanghai, Hotel La Mamounia in Marrakesh (Marrakech), the Sofitel Rio de Janeiro Copacabana, the Grand Hyatt Macau, Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc in Cap d'Antibes and the Hotel del Coronado in San Diego. are internationally renowned hotels.

    Legends, Folklore, Ghosts, Monsters, Scary Stories and Myths in Wisconsin

    The apparition of Adam Bobel (Boebel) seen in Central House, Boscobel, the site of his hotel and where Gideons International was founded; the spectral lady in a blue hat and the rather shabby male ghost that haunt the American Club Resort in Kohler; the ghost of Mr Pfister, who still walks his phantom dog, in the historic and pet friendly Pfister Hotel, in Milwaukee; the Beast of Bray Road, possibly a a werewolf, seen near Elkhorn; the numerous hauntings and psychic phenomena of Manitowoc Place (formerly the Evergreen Inn Hotel) in Manitowoc; the beings, possibly fairy folk, who live beneath Sinsinawa Mound; many ghosts in Marquette University, Milwaukee; and ghostly chldren who haunt the Menominee Casino Resort and hotel in Keshena, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Wisconsin.

    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); 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); a young boy whose spirit haunts the Grand Opera House in Oshkosh, where he died from a fall; the fierce, horned and spined Hodag that may dwell in the woods around Rhinelander; 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; ghosts and unearthly screams at the haunted, historic and luxurious Retlaw Plaza Hotel in Fond du Lac; 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; 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 other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Wisconsin.

    Mammals, Birds, Reptiles and other Wildlife / Fauna of Wisconsin

    Timber rattlesnakes, woodcocks, Yellow-throated warblers, Kentucky warblers, cerulean warblers, sparrows, coyotes, evening grosbeaks, bald eagles, white-winged crossbills, Acadian flycatchers, chipmunks, raccoons, Blandings turtles, muskrats, increasing numbers of moose, endangered Eastern massasauga rattlesnakes, foxes, black-backed woodpeckers, beavers, pileated woodpeckers, yellow headed blackbirds, brown thrashers, white-tailed deer, common ravens, wild turkeys, northern cardinals, bobolinks, sandhill cranes, bull snakes, fishers, prothonotary warblers, black bears, martens, ospreys, green herons, garter snakes, marsh wrens, minks, eastern meadowlarks, squirrels, red crossbills, barred owls, Bell's vireos, turkey vultures, Caspian terns, gray jays, common loons, reintroduced elk, red-winged blackbirds, trumpeter swans, gray wolves, northern harriers, ducks, introduced ring-necked pheasants, mourning doves, sedge wrens, black-capped chickadees, blue jays, boreal chickadees, grouse, cottontail rabbits, otters, yellow-crowned night-herons, bobcats, thrushes, black terns and blue-winged warblers are among the wild animals of Wisconsin.


    The United States of America is famous for the comfort of its hotels. Being familiar with the USA is as important in the modern Grand Tour as familiarity with Europe. Corpus Christi, Santa Fe, Dallas, Skagway, Atlantic City, Miami, Savannah, Sitka, Atlanta, Chicago, Fairbanks, Juneau, Boston, Phoenix, Kansas City, San Francisco, Minneapolis, Lake Tahoe, Philadelphia, Sacramento, Las Vegas, St Louis, Seattle, Fort Lauderdale, Los Angeles, Washington DC, New Orleans, Houston, Salt Lake City, Honolulu, Indianapolis, New York, San Diego, Anchorage, Albuquerque and Detroit 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 Arctic wilderness of Alaska, the plantations and bayous of the Mississippi Delta, the California coastline, the Florida Keys, Native American nations such as the Navajo and the Hopi, Mount McKinley and fabulous wildlife in Denali National Park, the Adirondacks, the Everglades, the beach at Waikiki in Hawaii, Niagara Falls, Mount Rainier National Park, Hawaiian volcanoes such as Mauna Loa, the Okefenokee Swamp, Route 66, rodeos, the Ozarks, Mount Rushmore, Glacier Bay National Park, Bryce Canyon, Marvellous scenery and sea life in Kenai Fjords National Park, the Disney resorts, the wild west town of Tombstone, the Grand Canyon, Yellowstone National Park, 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. Travel safely and happily.

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