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Historic Hotels of America’s Top 25 Most Haunted Hotels List

haunted hotels exterior of Jekyll Island Club Hotel in black and white courtesy Historic Hotels of America
Historic Hotels of America has over 300 hotels in its collection, all with long and storied histories. Some hotels have reported ghosts and paranormal activity throughout the halls and in guestrooms. From ghosts who have been around since the Revolutionary War to jilted lovers,...

The Ghastly Dreadfuls [Seasonal]

The Ghastly Dreadfuls
The Center for Puppetry Arts unearths a Halloween tradition October 9-26, 2019—and it's exclusively for ADULTS! Atlanta, Ga., Halloween tradition awakens from the dead for spooky delights. The Ghastly Dreadfuls rises from the grave once again to haunt the Center for Puppetry Arts, October 9-26, 2019, with...

15+ Date Night Ideas in Covington, Georgia

Covington Georgia
Covington, Georgia does not suck…despite what you may have heard about its vampires. By Hope S. Philbrick One trip to Covington, Georgia, and my husband and I are binge-watching "The Vampire Diaries" like a couple of teenage girls. Visit and you may get similarly bitten. Covington has hosted...

Mixed Case: Willamette Valley, Oregon

Twelve 13 Tasty Sips Our Mixed Case series serves up an eclectic mix of recent ‘adult beverage’ discoveries. Whether you’re perusing a bar menu while traveling or stirring up a cocktail at home, let our guide lead to new taste destinations. By Hope S. Philbrick This Mixed...

Granbury, Texas

Spirited fun. By Renée S. Gordon Granbury, Texas, in Hood County, is notorious for the number of sites believed to be haunted as well as for the number of famous, quirky residents who have called it home. The earliest of these notable residents were dinosaurs that lived...

Little Bohemia, Wisconsin

Plan a Northern crime-history themed getaway with your gang. Escape to a hideaway that once harbored notorious bad guys. By Renée S. Gordon Wisconsin's Northwoods are filled with hundreds of picturesque lakes, wetlands and forests. Opt for serenity and tranquility or discover unique shopping opportunities, great food and...

Netherworld

20th anniversary of Atlanta, Georgia’s great haunted warehouse. By Hope S. Philbrick If you’re lucky, you’ll never actually have to endure circumstances to reveal or confirm whether, when faced with danger, your natural instinct is fight or flight. But around Halloween, you can immerse yourself in...

Uncork Yadkin Valley, North Carolina

Yadkin Valley NC
Six Surry County Wineries By Hope S. Philbrick The Yadkin Valley is a picturesque wine region located in northwestern North Carolina just west of Winston-Salem. It sprawls 1.4 million acres across the Yadkin River valley from the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains eastward into the Piedmont. “Our...

Netherworld Haunted House

Get spooked in Atlanta, Georgia, nightly through November 1, 2015. Discerning grownups opt for the Speedpass. Same boos, less teens. By Hope S. Philbrick Netherworld Haunted House is now open nightly through November 1, with bonus dates November 6 & 7 and November 13 & 14 to...