Portland OR hotels. Find rooms / hotels in Portland Oregon USA. Ghostsafari presents advice, anecdotes and warnings for travellers. Oregon attractions, sights, wildlife refuges, national and state forests, national and/or state parks. Hauntings, monsters, ghosts, legends, folklore and myths of Oregon.
We hope that you enjoy your stay in your Portland Oregon hotel. The famous and/or historic hotels of the world are major destinations in their own right. The Grand Coloane Beach Resort in Macau, the Norfolk Hotel in Nairobi, the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Hong Kong, the Hotel Baur au Lac in Zurich, the Shangri-La Hotel in Lhasa, the Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong and the Mandarin Oriental Macau. are among the historic, famous and/or luxurious of the international hotels.
Scary Stories, Folklore, Monsters, Ghosts, Legends and Myths in Oregon
The horned monster Amhuluk of Forked Mountain that drowns animals and people in one of the local lakes; the sasquatch or bigfoot; the monster of Klamath Lake that has been compared to both a dragon and a hippopotamus; the rock called Phantom Ship on Crater Lake, which at night sometimes becomes a dangerous monster; the water demons of Crater Lake who, according to the Klamath people, drown and devour many who venture too close to its waters; black eyed children or BEKs (Black Eyed Kids); the furry sea monster Colossal Claude; and the bad tempered splintercat (Splintercat Creek in the Cascades is a good place for the bold to seek it), are among the true ghost stories, myths and legends of Oregon.
Birds, Mammals, Reptiles and other Wildlife / Fauna of Oregon
Raccoons, flying squirrels, marmots, ermines, river otters, Northern fur seals, beavers, turkey vultures, wild turkeys, spotted skunks, striped skunks, cougars, kit foxes, coyotes, mule deer, reintroduced bighorn sheep, reintroduced mountain goats, fishers, bald eagles, prongorn antelopes, nutrias, gray wolves, white-tailed deer, gray foxes, porcupines, harbor seals, Stellar sea lions, red foxes, squirrels, black bears, chipmunks, mountain beavers, elk, moose and lynxes are among the wild animals of Oregon.
Welcome to the United States. Being familiar with the USA is as important in the modern Grand Tour as familiarity with Europe. Skagway, Los Angeles, Savannah, Indianapolis, Fort Lauderdale, Atlanta, Fairbanks, Boston, Minneapolis, Detroit, San Francisco, Chicago, Lake Tahoe, Salt Lake City, Sacramento, Juneau, Albuquerque, Corpus Christi, Dallas, Philadelphia, Houston, Miami, Honolulu, Kansas City, Anchorage, Santa Fe, New Orleans, Atlantic City, San Diego, Washington DC, Phoenix, Las Vegas, Sitka, New York, St Louis and Seattle 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 Everglades, Marvellous scenery and sea life in Kenai Fjords National Park, Mount Rainier National Park, the Florida Keys, the wild west town of Tombstone, the Adirondacks, the Ozarks, Bryce Canyon, the California coastline, the beach at Waikiki in Hawaii, the plantations and bayous of the Mississippi Delta, the Disney resorts, Native American nations such as the Navajo and the Hopi, Niagara Falls, Hawaiian volcanoes such as Mauna Loa, Yosemite National Park, rodeos, the Grand Canyon, the Okefenokee Swamp, the Appalachians, Yellowstone National Park, the Arctic wilderness of Alaska, Route 66, Glacier Bay National Park, Mount Rushmore and Mount McKinley and fabulous wildlife in Denali National Park.
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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