Weston FL hotels. Look for your hotels in Weston Florida United States of America. Strange or scary tales, folklore, hauntings, monsters, legends, myths and ghosts of Florida. Florida attractions, sights, wildlife refuges, national and state forests, national and/or state parks. Travel advice suggested by Camelopard.
We wish you an enjoyable stay at your chosen Weston Florida hotel. When you get the chance, stay in some of the famous, luxurious and/or historic hotels of your destinations. The Palace of the Lost City at Sun City in South Africa, the beautiful and historic San Ysidro Ranch in Santa Barbara, the Villa D'Este on Lake Como, the Hotel Metropole in Hanoi, the Cascades Hotel at Sun City in South Africa, the Mount Nelson Hotel in Cape Town and the Goldeneye Hotel (once the home of James Bond author Ian Fleming) in Jamaica's Oracabessa Bay. are among the classic or luxury hotels of the world.
Attractions and Sights/Places to See in Florida
Tampa Bay with the Busch Gardens amusement park; the cobbled streets of St Augustine, the oldest European settlement in the USA; the romantic Florida Keys including Key West, once the haunt of pirates; Kennedy Space Center at Cape Canaveral (once known as Cape Kennedy), from which America's astronauts have been launched; the Fort East Martello Museum and Gardens in Key West; Pensacola; Orlando's Walt Disney World including the Magic Kingdom, the Epcot Center and the Animal Kingdom (where you can go on an African safari); Orlando's Sea World and Universal Studios theme parks; St Petersburg; the Art Deco hotels of Miami Beach; the Big Cypress Seminole Indian Reservation with the Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Seminole Indian Museum; Sanibel Island; Gatorland; wonderful subtropical beaches bordering the Caribbean Sea; and Sarasota, winter home of Ringling Brothers Circus and permanent home to their museum, are among the attractions of Florida.
Ghosts, Legends, Myths, Scary Stories, Monsters and Folklore in Florida
The phantom of the Olde Marco Inn on Marco Island; Umatilla Cemetery with its screaming woman and phantom children; the ghost of the Jameson Inn, quite modern but already haunted, on Cracker Barrel Drive in Crestview; the White Lady, Julia, who haunts Rolling Acres Road in appropriately named Lady Lake, along with a hooded phantom; the ghosts of Miss Sunshine Gibson and Captain Wood in the historic, Cracker styled, Gibson Inn in Apalachicola; the toilet-lurking Two Striped Telamonia spider; and strange phenomena at the historic Mary Phifer McKenzie House, part of the Sweetwater Branch Inn in Gainesville, are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Florida.
Spirits of the Agustin Inn in the St Augustine Historic District, including a man in white, who walks through walls and who may also be the ghostly Chiles who "goes bump in the night"; unusual hauntings of a Victorian guesthouse, Artist House, in Key West (the turret is said to be haunted, both by Anne, the wife of artist and author Robert Eugene "Gene" Otto and by the malevolent spirit of a sailor doll, also called Robert - the "possessed" doll itself is sometimes displayed in the Fort East Martello Museum or at the Old Post Office and Customhouse and is claimed to be the inpiration for the Chucky movies); the ghost "Vivian" who haunts the Hunter Arms Inn in St Cloud; the Elusive Muck Monster of Lake Worth Lagoon; the numerous ghosts of the Cassadaga Hotel, Cassadaga, which embraces its phantom guests and usually has a professional psychic on hand (spectres include girls Katlin and Sarah, Gentleman Jack with his trademark cigar and a rather naughty ghost called Arthur); the pink, horned, serpentine monster of the St John's River; and the Fairchid Oak of Ormond Beach, haunted my a male spectre, possibly a suicide, are other legendary tales of ghosts and haunted places in Florida.
The pink fog of Tomoka State Park that leaves behind only the dismembered skeletons of those it envelops; the Fountain of Youth, searched for by the conquistador Ponce de Leon; ghostly apparitions at the Hyatt Regency Orlando, formerly the Peabody Hotel; spectral lights and other mysterious phenomena at the Indian River Inn & Conference Center in New Smyrna; the thoroughfare popularly called Bloody Bucket Road and the similarly prefixed bridge and woods in Wauchula where, at night, blood appears in the water below the bridge and the sound of crying babies is heard from the woods (a murderous midwife is said to have been haunted by a bucket that supernaturally filled with the blood of her victims, which she tried to pour out at the bridge); sewer rats so huge that people have petted them like dogs; and the ghost of a former owner that haunts the Inn at New World Landing, Pensacola, are more weird folklore associated with Florida.
The gash-throated phantom of Luc Simone Aury that haunts the area outsde of the Amelia Island Museum of History, formerly the Old Jail where he was hanged, in Fernandina Beach (his attempt at suicide failed and his throat was stitched by a surgeon but the long drop of the gallows caused his wound to open and shower the horrified spectators with blood - Aury couldn't have planned it better if he had tried!); the Wiccademous Grave of the atmospheric shrimping village Fernandina Beach, on Amelia Island, where the spirit of a witch causes the earth to tremble; mysterious orbs and noises at the Historic Hollywood Beach Resort; the spectre in a top hat that haunts the Vinoy Renaissance Hotel in St Petersburg; the smelly and sasquatch-like Skunk Ape; unexplained phenomena at the Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables, Miami (ghostly events are associated with the fact that the hotel was used as a soldiers' hospital during WW2); the Saint Augustine Monster, a real carcass that has never been positively identified; hauntings at Ocean Key Resort and Spa, Key West; the phantom lighthouse keeper at the St Augustine Lighthouse and Museum; and the phantom maid who makes a nuisance of herself in the historic St Francis Inn, St Augstine, are yet more strange folktales of Florida.
Almost everyone wants to travel in the USA. It is well-known that in Europe you should see London, Paris, Rome, Naples, Florence, Venice and Athens but in the USA you should see Los Angeles, Phoenix, Boston, New Orleans, Sacramento, Minneapolis, San Francisco, Detroit, Houston, Santa Fe, Washington DC, Las Vegas, Chicago, St Louis, Atlanta, Albuquerque, Lake Tahoe, Indianapolis, Atlantic City, Philadelphia, San Diego, Juneau, Savannah, Salt Lake City, Miami, Anchorage, New York, Fort Lauderdale, Seattle, Dallas, Fairbanks, Honolulu, Kansas City, Skagway, Corpus Christi and Sitka. Then perhaps you can say that you are familiar with the United States of America. Mount McKinley and fabulous wildlife in Denali National Park, the Florida Keys, the plantations and bayous of the Mississippi Delta, Mount Rainier National Park, the Okefenokee Swamp, the Arctic wilderness of Alaska, the beach at Waikiki in Hawaii, Hawaiian volcanoes such as Mauna Loa, Bryce Canyon, Niagara Falls, Marvellous scenery and sea life in Kenai Fjords National Park, the Everglades, rodeos, the Ozarks, Yellowstone National Park, Yosemite National Park, Glacier Bay National Park, Route 66, the Adirondacks, the wild west town of Tombstone, Mount Rushmore, the California coastline, the Disney resorts, Native American nations such as the Navajo and the Hopi, the Appalachians and the Grand Canyon are other places, sights or events that can justify your claim to know America. Camelopard suggests using well-known companies for your hotel reservations.
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