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Bran Castle

Bran Castle

Bran Castle is an impressive looking castle located near Bran in the Carpathian Mountains of Romania. It is situated on the border between Transylvania and Wallachia. And for this reason, it became known today as the residence of a popular character of past and present folklore, Dracula. Dracula’s CastleThe Bran Castle is one of the castles associated with the Dracula legend, after the character of Bram Stoker’s very popular novel. Despite its title, there is little or no evidence to support tha…

Wawel Royal Castle

Wawel Royal Castle

The Wawel Royal Castle is an ancient castle located at Krakow, Poland. It initially consisted of a number of structures surrounding a central courtyard. It was then build and rebuilt over the next several years until it became an impressive complex that became stately residence to some of the past royal dignitaries of the country. Royalty Ghost HauntsThe Wawel Royal Castle is situated at Wawel Hill which is in the heart of Poland. Here, people started living and building communities for nearly 5…

3 Creepy Hotels in the United States

3 Creepy Hotels in the United States

Ghosts seem to be everywhere: hospitals, schools, offices, train stations, in your closet, under your table, behind you, on your shoulders. But many ghosts seem to be at-home in hotels. If you’re a ghost hunter or if you just want to experience how it’s like to see a ghost, then go get your stuff and request a room at these creepy hotels:Celebrity ghosts at the Hollywood Roosevelt HotelYou have to be a minor celebrity or a guest at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel to see Marilyn Monroe’s ghost. She…

Static Electricity and Its Paranormal Connection

This article gives a brief introduction to the nature of static electricity. Every paranormal investigator should have at least a basic knowledge of this kind of electricity since its effects are felt from time to time at places where witnesses report paranormal activities. They should understand its nature, although the occurrence of an electric field doesn’t necessarily indicate a paranormal activity.Static electricity definedElectricity is the flow or presence of electrically charged particle…

Mysterious Door Opening

My little brother swore that the door in his room opened by itself. He’s so afraid that he’s been sleeping in my room for three nights now. I was doubtful. I told him it may simply be because of some pressure or some wind. But he was so sure it opened by itself. Is there such thing as a haunted door?Haunted doors One phenomenon often reported in haunting cases is the case of a door opening by itself. In some cases, witnesses claim to found doors open when they’ve left them shut. In other cases, …

Have You Seen a Ghost?

Have You Seen a Ghost?

You woke up in the middle of the night and froze when you saw a transparent figure floating at the foot of your bed. You were sure you did see a ghost. Or did you? Many people claim to have seen a ghost when in fact they are just imagining things. Others have actually seen a ghost, only they do not realize they have seen one. Would you know if you have seen an actual ghost? How? Seeing a ghost is a surprisingly complex phenomenon and this article tries to clear things up.How do ghosts look like?…

Equipment Used in Paranormal Investigations

Proton Packs. Ghost Traps. PKE and Giga Meters. Ecto Goggles. Ectomobiles. Slime Blowers. Do they ring a bell? They are the equipment used by Dr. Egon Spengler, Raymond “Ray” Stantz, and Peter Venkman in the Ghostbusters film. Read on to know what special instruments real-life paranormal experts and researchers use to investigate paranormal events.EMF metersMany paranormal researchers strongly believe that ghosts release an electromagnetic field (EMF), thus their presence can be detected by EMF …

Signs of a Haunting

Signs of a Haunting

I was watching a Korean horror film in the dead of the night when, suddenly, our dog started barking wildly in the yard. Then, the door made a creaking sound – that weird sound typical in horror films I’ve been watching lately. An overpowering familiar smell filled my room. It gave me chill bumps as if some wrinkly cold fingers had brushed my nape.It freaked me to my bones. I rushed downstairs and told my mom what had just happened. Her face was that of someone who forgot something. She made a s…

Types of Ghosts

Types of Ghosts

Look at your back and see if there is a ghost standing or floating behind you. No, I am not trying to scare you. I just want you to identify what type of ghost is at your back right now. For your information, there are many types of ghosts that roam the empty hallways, abandoned houses, hospitals, dark streets, and many other haunted places. Read on so that you will know next time what type of ghost is behind or beside you.Ghosts with interactive personalityThe ghost of a deceased human being is…