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Camelopard wishes you a comfortable stay in your Walnut California hotel. The famous and/or historic hotels of the world are major destinations in their own right. Raffles Hotel in Singapore where the Singapore Sling was invented in the hotel's Long Bar, the Mandarin Oriental Macau, the Imperial Hotel in Delhi, the Peninsula Hotel in Hong Kong (featuring in the Clark Gable movie Soldier of Fortune), the Villa D'Este on Lake Como, the Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong and Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc in Cap d'Antibes. are some of the world's most famous hotels.
Ghosts, Scary Stories, Legends, Myths, Folklore and Monsters in California
The little phantom girl who knocks on the door of Room 42 and the spectral madame of Room 33 who are among the ghosts of the San Remo Hotel, San Francisco; the male phantom of San Diego's luxurious US Grant Hotel; the reputedly haunted Room 217 of the Marriott Hotel, Long Beach; the spectral prisoners of Alcatraz; the bigfoot or sasquatch of the northern forests; Tahoe Tessie, Lake Tahoe's answer to Lake Champlain's Champ and to Nessie, the Loch Ness Monster; the spectral white deer of San Diego's Presidio Park; and the ghostly couple who haunt the Marriott Anaheim Fairfield Inn, Anaheim, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of California.
The ghost of Claudia in the Mansions Hotel, San Francisco; the ghostly sailors of the aircraft carrier USS Hornet in Alameda; the blue, brain-like ETs of Palos Verdes; the spirits of Sacramento City Cemetery, including a little girl and a pit bull terrier; the reputedly haunted Renaissance Los Angeles Airport hotel, part of the Marriott chain; the spirits of Kate Morgan, a little boy and girl, the mistress of a millionaire, a Victorian lady who likes to dance and a former caretaker in San Diego's famous Hotel Del Coronado (used in the movie Some Like it Hot and remarkable for its Victorian wooden architecture); the haunted fourth floor window and other mysteries at the Ambassador Hotel, Los Angeles; and Kabar, Rudolf Valentino's Great Dane, who still lollops about the Los Angeles Pet Cemetery, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in California.
The ghostly barefoot woman of Stow Lake in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco; the ghost who still makes phone calls from Room 1007 of the Paso Robles Hotel, San Francisco; the Mennonite Lady in White of Adelaida Cemetery, who on Friday nights puts flowers on the grave of a child; the wraiths of Camp Comfort County Park, which include a phantom horsewoman, a charred man, a headless man riding a motor bike, a bloody bride and a demonic hound that watches over the tomb of a vampire; the spirit of schoolteacher Miss Mary Lake in Room 410 of the Queen Anne Hotel in San Francisco, which was once a girls' school; the haunted swimming pool of Ramona Convent Secondary School in Alhambra, where bathers have their legs grabbed by unseen hands (the nun in white, in the library, is more harmless); the phantom policeman of Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, who hands out real but not legal speeding tickets; and the giant lumberjack Paul Bunyan and his blue ox Babe, claimed as employees by the Red River Lumber Company of Westwood, are more weird folklore associated with California.
The sirens, serpents and flying monsters that once inhabited Santa Barbara Island and which may, perhaps, be reawakened one day; the many ghosts of Elysian Park, Los Angeles, including a headless hound and a Lady in White; the haunted parking garage and eighteenth floor lounge of the Los Angeles Airport Marriott; cowboys still searching for their gold in Rios Canyon, San Diego; Santa Paula's horned, white and hairy anthropoid, the Billiwhack Monster; the many hauntings of the Queen Mary in Long Beach, which include a Lady in White in the reception area, children playing in the swimming pool, a man killed in the engine room and the mystery of room B340; the spectral woman who still supervises the Phoenix Inn oriental restaurant in Alhambra; the beautiful but sad Amanda, said to haunt Room 325 of the Vagabond Motel, San Diego; and San Diego's haunted Horton Grand Hotel, are yet more strange folktales of California.
Sights/Places to See and Attractions in California
The magical movie studios of Hollywood; San Francisco with the Golden Gate Bridge; Santa Barbara, the Californian Riviera; the almost mythical suburbs of Los Angeles, including Beverly Hills; the human spectacle of Venice Beach; the magnificent scenery of the Big Sur coastal drive, from which sea life such as blue whales are sometimes seen; Dante's View over the scorching Death Valley; the notorious Alcatraz Prison; the original Disneyland in Anaheim; Lake Tahoe (the Nevada shore of which was occupied by the fictional Ponderosa Ranch), still offering both winter and summer sports; San Diego's world famous zoo; the resort of Palm Springs; the state capital, Sacramento; the killer whales, dolphins and other creatures of Sea World in San Diego; and the Danish architecture and culture of Solvang, are among the attractions of California.
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