In the past twenty years, the number of paranormal experiences and hauntings reported in schools across America has been on the rise. With stories of ghostly children and murdered teachers and even lonely janitors, this is my list of the top ten most haunted schools in America...it might be a good idea to read this during the day, while there's still light outside!
We return once again to St. John's, Newfoundland, one of the oldest and most haunted cities in North America, for a visit to three of its haunted locations.
Tragedy plagued one of the most prominent beer families, and many met their fate at the Lemp mansion. Here's my experience spending the night in their haunted house. Paranormal recordings included.
Borley Rectory in Essex has long had the reputation of being a place where ghostly apparitions were frequently observed.
Guyanese folklore reflect Guyana’s complex history and rich ethnic mosaic, drawing on African, Amerindian, East Indian, Dutch and English mythologies. Many if not all of the Caribbean countries, have long held traditional folklore that includes the jumbee. And many of the older population still hold a belief in them, particularly in Guyana, where long held superstitions and modern day conveniences like cell phone and internet, live side by side.
Dogs and cats seem to have a sixth sense that many humans do not possess. It seems they tune into things that we humans can't tune into...so it poses the question - can dogs and cats see ghosts?
As beautiful and grand as Don Cesar hotel is, would you believe that it is indeed haunted? Romance and tragedy hold hands in this spooky tale...
Summerwind sounds like such a serene and welcoming name for a home, doesn't it? Well, don't let the name fool you. The haunting of Summerwind Mansion is a story so frightening that I guarantee you will never forget it.
Here is the story of Annabelle, the haunted doll, one of the most unusual possessed objects cases ever recorded.
A detailed description of the multiple legends of Women in White, Weeping Women, and White Ladies from different cultures.
Holy places they might be. But they're still the focus for paranormal forces. in the UK many churches are just as haunted as Britain's famous castles and mansions...
There’s an ancient burial mound in eastern England where locals tell stories of a battle between Viking twins.
Indiana sure does have its share of haunted places. Here are four of my personal favorites that are sure to not disappoint .
This true ghost story was shared to me while I was working in Northeast Georgia. It was so compelling, I used it in one of my plays!
Location: The Mediterranean islands of Malta, nestled between North Africa and Sicily. For a country so small, Malta is sensationally old and rich with history. And history has its ghosts.
One of the most frightening Georgia ghost story is true. The Surrency Ghosts get their name from the town of Surrency and from the family involved.
Has a doll ever given you the heebie jeebies? Well, you haven't heard anything until you hear these three stories of possessed dolls.
When I was a little girl, my grandmother told me the chilling story of Blue Dog Hill. The spine-tingling story has stuck in my memory and it is still circulating Southern Maryland's collection of ghostly legends to this day.
Build a cheap, basic ghost hunting equipment kit for beginners or amateur researchers. You don’t need a zillion gadgets to get started!
Virginia Beach is a very haunted place, believe it or not. The Cavalier Hotel, Elbow Road, and Princess Anne Country Club are three of Virginia Beach's most haunted locations.
A selection of great haunted locations you and your family can visit for Halloween. These creepy sites are great for thrill seekers and amateur paranormal investigators.
The story of haunted Chopticon High School in Maryland varies from person to person, and many of the accounts debate the true occurrence surrounding the untimely and tragic death of Mrs. Heater, but one thing mostly everyone agrees on is the fact that Chopticon High School is most definitely haunted by someone...or something.
Ghosts aren't just for Halloween! You can be haunted at any time of the year in Cornwall. See another side to the UK's favourite holiday destination.
Is it really possible that the ghost of Marilyn Monroe exists? Is Marilyn Monroe's ghost haunting more than one place? We'll find out about Marilyn Monroe's ghost in this sad yet spine-tingling article.
Hatley Castle has a reputation for being haunted. Many have seen previous owners, James and Laura Dunsmuir--long after they died--in the castle. Other ghosts also call this Edwardian Castle home.
For hundreds of years familiar routes were used to convey the newly departed to the cemetery - and became known as corpse roads. Beliefs and superstitions surrounding them are still prevalent today...
There are those people who seem to have paranormal experiences constantly, and those who seem to have none at all. Is this because ghosts are attracted to certain kinds of people?
My tour experience at Waverly Hills Sanatorium in Louisville, KY; alleged to be the most haunted place in America.
An exquisite mansion with a tumultuous history, the Whaley House in San Diego is one of the state's historical landmarks and is rumored to be haunted. If you are in the area, it is worth a look.
Location: The city of Kimberley, South Africa. Founded in 1871 during the diamond rush, Kimberley's history holds war, a siege and the famous Barney Benato and Cecil John Rhodes rivalry.
Rhuddlan Castle in Wales is said to be haunted by the spirit of a maiden who refused her father's wishes to marry. The story of the Knight of the Blood Red Plume tells how her ghost came to be.
Learn about Waverly Hills Sanatorium, home of the Creeper and one of the scariest, most haunted locations in the world.
From the ocean waves lapping on the Eastern Shore to the Appalachian mountain-tops sprinkled about the Northwestern corner's sky to the welcoming Chesapeake Bay running through the state, Maryland is truly a majestic place. Many people tend to think that Maryland is not an interesting state to visit, but I beg to differ. In fact, Maryland is one of the most gorgeous and historic states in the US, and it also has a darker side...a haunted side.
Haunted Insane Asylums Haunted Insane Asylum Haunted Criminally Insane Asylum Illness, tragedy , and death are only but a few of the freakishly hellish things that occurred in these places. The history itself is enough to make one's skin crawl but the residual energy it has cast over these buildings have long kept the dead from leaving....
The Ably House in Illinois is famous for the alleged murders that occurred there and the spirits that are said to haunt the property. Like many ghost stories, however, not all the details are true.
Maybe you're wondering what's haunting your house. Find out here. Also find out what you can do about different kinds of hauntings.
Things going bump in the night. Precious items turning up missing. Poltergeist activity. Is it a ghost or something else entirely?
I have long been fascinated with the paranormal, and the Enfield Poltergeist ticked all the right boxes for me when I decided to write an investigation. It is still one of the most controversial hauntings ever recorded.
An innocent-looking stretch of road in Kent has become the source of many strange, paranormal experiences. Read on to discover a little more about the Ghost of Blue Bell Hill and its haunted history.
It's no wonder one of the most well-known gothic horror writers of all time has been seen as a ghost in recent times. Read about Edgar Allan Poe's ghost and the places he haunts.
New York has had many asylums spread all over the state through the course of its history. It's truly amazing how many of them are thought to be haunted.
The Dibbuk Box is an item originally put up for sale on eBay by a man named Kevin Mannis back in September 2001. It was eventually sold to Iosif Nietzke, at the time a student in Missouri. Nietzke soon put the item up for sale and sold it to Jason...
Do you believe there's a ghost in your house? Here are some easy and sure-fire ways to get rid of ghosts that may be haunting your home.
At the Battle of Shiloh thousands of men lost their lives hiding in the woods, fighting desperately to survive the terror around them. How many of them may still haunt this battlefield?
Alcatraz holds many mysteries, from hauntings to attempted escapes. Here is a brief history of the mysterious island.
How can you tell if your house is haunted? If you believe there could be a ghost in your house here are a few things to think about.
Pirates were the scourge of the sea only a few hundred years ago here in Florida. Now the pirates are ghosts who still haunt the areas they once tormented centuries ago.
Buffalo is a haunted town, but most hauntings do not take place at the city's famous Forest Lawn Cemetery. Come with me to discover five places where the spirits like to scare up some paranormal fun.
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador is one of the oldest cities in North America, and, by many accounts, one of the most haunted. Presented here are three of the many spooky tales from the old city.
Strange things have been happening recently at the Titanic Artifact Exhibit at the Luxor Hotel here in Las Vegas. Workers report hearing footsteps, laughter, music and one worker had the back of his jacket grabbed by...someone.
Berry Pomeroy Castle is one of the most haunted castles in England. Read on to discover more about the ghosts of Berry Pomeroy and its strange paranormal history.
The second installment in the Urban Legend Series will investigate Native American folklore, specifically, that of the water baby.
The Home of J.B. Moore was home to one of the most infamous mass family murders in American history. The house, now known as the Villisca Ax Murder House, is claimed to be one of the most haunted locations in America.
Location: The island of Tasmania. Adorned with national parks and World Heritage Sites, the green wonder once bled with human suffering. The echoes of that time left behind unique and haunting tales.
Point Lookout Lighthouse in Southern Maryland may be the most haunted lighthouse in the US. Confederate ghosts, a dead lighthouse keeper, drowned sailors and others haunt this beautiful area.
There are ghosts in nearly every type of landscape, including the Rocky Mountains. Read about the most haunted places in Breckenridge, Colorado.
Full of myth, murder, history, romance and of course ghosts! Scotland's abbeys tell many stories both from this world and the next.
So many people believe orbs are proof of the paranormal. However, did you know most of the time there are logical explanations as to why orbs occur?
This abandoned property has long fascinated local residents. Are the buildings really haunted? Will anyone ever restore the home? Or is it too late?
San Antonio, Texas has some great haunted hotels. See what guests at the haunted Emily Morgan Hotel in San Antonio have to say about their visit!
Why are there so many 'white' or 'grey' lady ghosts but few green or pink ghosts? Lets explore why ghosts might be the colour they are!
The beaches in Florida are some of the top most beautiful in the entire world and with good reason. But there is a darker side to Florida that most are not aware of...learn about the most haunted.
There have been well over two thousand registered castles in Scotland. Discover the terrifying, and sometimes appalling, reports of people who visit the Scottish castles every year.
As we approach Halloween in the U.S., let us take a break from the horror show that is our current political environment and explore some of the most interesting haunted places in the world.
Discover chilling theories that explain what ghosts really are. Learn the causes of haunting and other paranormal activity.
Are you traveling in Virginia or looking for new places to visit? How about catching up on history at Major Graham Mansion in Max Meadows, Virginia? Who knows? You may see a ghost while you're there.
Learn about interesting theories on why ghosts haunt houses, what they want, why they scare us and what they are still doing here.
For some people a quick visit is enough. For others, it's the last place they see alive. These are the tales of the most haunted hospitals in America.
History, legends, and photographs of the Myrtles Plantation, a tourist site and inn near St. Francisville, Louisiana, approximately 30 miles north of Baton Rouge.
There are thousands of hauntings all around the world. Some are frightening, others are quiet and barely noticeable. Learn about the various types of hauntings and how to tell if you have a haunting.
Haunted Criminally Insane Asylums, Haunted Insane Asylums, Haunted Insane Asylum Death, illness and tragedy have long permeated the history of American insane asylums. Beggining in the late 18th century buildings that housed the criminally and mentally insane swept...
The beautiful island that Isaac called his paradise is today haunted by his spirit. Some say that Isaac appears at night in the cabin in a misty, pale blue ethereal light and heads out the front door to suffer the same bloody attack, again and again.
On 8th December 1980, John Lennon was murdered in New York by Mark Chapman. Born in Liverpool and a founding member of The Beatles, does his ghost or spirit still live on?