Tifton GA hotels. Search for hotels in Tifton Georgia United States of America. Travel advice suggested by Camelopard. Georgia scary or weird stories, monsters, myths, legends, folklore, hauntings and ghosts. Sights, attractions, wildlife, national and state parks and/or forests of Georgia.
Camelopard wishes you a comfortable stay in your Tifton Georgia hotel. Seasoned travellers will become acquainted with the famous hotels in their destinations. Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc in Cap d'Antibes, the Peace Hotel (formerly the renowned Cathay Hotel) in Shanghai, the Arena Copacabana Hotel in Rio de Janeiro, the Mandarin Oriental Macau, the Hotel del Coronado in San Diego, the Four Seasons Hotel Macao Cotai Strip in Macau and Raffles Hotel in Singapore where the Singapore Sling was invented in the hotel's Long Bar. are among the historic, famous and/or luxurious of the international hotels.
Scary Stories, Myths, Monsters, Ghosts, Folklore and Legends in Georgia
Altamaha-ha, the green sea serpent that haunts the area near the Altamaha River estuary; the phantom of Edwin Booth, brother of Abraham Lincoln's asassin, in Springer Opera House, Columbus; the revellers of Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, who do not realise that the plantation house burned down long ago; the statue of little Gracie Watson in Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, which is said to weep blood if anyone steals the presents which are sometimes left on her grave; the spectres of Confederate officers and their ladies who still promenade on the River Walk, Augusta; the strange phenomena in John W Woolfolk House (Colonial Apartments), sometimes called The House of a Thousand Cadavers, in Columbus (the house contains private dwellings so do not be a nuisance); the Natchez princess Nacoochee, who killed herself for love and who is said to be interred with her paramour in the eponymous Nacoochee Mound; and a stream that rejuvenates all who bathe in it (is its source the Fountain of Youth in Florida?), are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Georgia.
The pillar on Broad Street, Augusta, to which slaves were once chained and which causes the death of anyone who attempts to remove it; the headless horseman of Whitmire in Hall County, sometimes heard rather than seen, who rides straight at his victims before disappearing; the vengeful old woman who at night led several unsuspecting Native Americans to their doom at Toccoa Falls; The velociraptor-like Georgia Raptor; the many hauntings (some in animal form) of Towns County, where the Hiwassee (Hiawassee) River forms on Rocky Mountain; the elderly woman whose ghost haunts the grand, antebellum Hay House in Macon; a cave, near the source of the Hiwassee River, containing many human skulls whose former owners haunted a farmer, who had foolishly removed them, until he wisely put them back; and the female spectre of the town square, Savannah, who sometimes follows people around (she is seeking her baby who was born just before the woman was hanged for murder), are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Georgia.
State Forests, Nature Reserves, National Forests, National Parks, State Parks and Refuges in Georgia
F D Roosevelt State Park where President Roosevelt sometmes picnicked; Providence Canyon State Park; Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area with its granite monadnocks (isolated rock hills or inselbergs); Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest with black bears and other wildlife; Reed Bingham State Park, noted for its large vulture population, especially during winter; Cumberland Island National Seashore where manatees may seen offshore; the renowned Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge which extends into Florida and is home to alligators and other wildlife in its dark waters; and Harris Neck National Wildlife Refuge, are among the national or state parks, forests and refuges of Georgia.
Being familiar with the USA is as important in the modern Grand Tour as familiarity with Europe. Juneau, San Diego, Dallas, Santa Fe, Salt Lake City, Phoenix, Lake Tahoe, Philadelphia, Atlanta, New Orleans, Albuquerque, Miami, Detroit, Fort Lauderdale, New York, Atlantic City, St Louis, Corpus Christi, Kansas City, Minneapolis, Chicago, Honolulu, Seattle, Houston, Sitka, Boston, Las Vegas, San Francisco, Washington DC, Skagway, Savannah, Sacramento, Indianapolis, Los Angeles, Anchorage and Fairbanks 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, Bryce Canyon, the California coastline, Yosemite National Park, Niagara Falls, the wild west town of Tombstone, the Adirondacks, the Grand Canyon, Route 66, Marvellous scenery and sea life in Kenai Fjords National Park, the Disney resorts, the Florida Keys, the plantations and bayous of the Mississippi Delta, Yellowstone National Park, the Everglades, Hawaiian volcanoes such as Mauna Loa, the Okefenokee Swamp, Mount McKinley and fabulous wildlife in Denali National Park, Glacier Bay National Park, Mount Rainier National Park, the Ozarks, Native American nations such as the Navajo and the Hopi, the Appalachians, rodeos, Mount Rushmore and the Arctic wilderness of Alaska.
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. From camelopard.com, a heartfelt Bon Voyage!
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