Waterbury CT hotels. Find rooms / hotels in Waterbury Connecticut United States of America. Anecdotes, hints, tips and warnings by Camelopard. Wildlife, state and national forests and parks, attractions and/or sights of Connecticut. Connecticut hauntings, monsters, myths, ghosts, legends and folklore.
Camelopard wishes you a comfortable stay in your Waterbury Connecticut hotel. Seasoned travellers will become acquainted with the famous hotels in their destinations. The Cascades Hotel at Sun City in South Africa, the Hotel Baur au Lac in Zurich, the Peninsula Hotel in Hong Kong (featuring in the Clark Gable movie Soldier of Fortune), the Villa D'Este on Lake Como, the Sofitel Rio de Janeiro Copacabana, the Mandarin Oriental Pudong in Shanghai and the Hotel del Coronado in San Diego. are among the historic, famous and/or luxurious of the international hotels.
Myths, Scary Stories, Ghosts, Folklore, Monsters and Legends in Connecticut
The "Moodus Noises", said to be the result of the good little Wendy type witches of Moodus fighting the naughty witches of Haddam, in a cavern below Mount Tom; diminutive, cannibalistic melon heads, inhabiting a number of areas including Trumbull's Velvet Street, nicknamed Dracula Drive; the treasure, protected by a demon, buried by Captain Kidd at Lion's Rock, near Lyme; the ghosts of a woman and two children in the eighteenth century Captain Grant's Bed and Breakfast in Poquetanuck; the ghost of a Native American woman that haunts The Litchfield Inn in Litchfield; the eerie Little People's Village, a miniature ruined village in the woods near Middlebury, created as an amusement park "fairy village" and now possibly inhabited by real fairies (don't disturb the ruins - fairies are not usually benevolent); the ghostly music that sometimes emanates from Moodus Lake; and hauntings in the Starlight Ballroom of Lake Compounce Amusement Park, Bristol, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Connecticut.
Sights/Places to See and Attractions in Connecticut
Gillette Castle State Park; the Peabody Museum of Natural History, Yale University; the Mystic Aquarium and Institution For Exploration; Mystic Seaport, where an old maritime village has veen recreated; the Mashantucket Pequot Museum and Research Center; the Mount Tom tower in Mount Tom State Park; the New England Air Museum in Windsor Locks; the pink Roseland Cottage in Woodstock; Lake Compounce Family Theme Park, perhaps the world's oldest amusement park, in Bristol; and the Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum in Ridgefield, are among the attractions of Connecticut.
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