Our culture’s most primitive form of entertainment has always been storytelling. Ghost stories and folklore have survived the ages and still find an audience in today’s society.
The Weird N.J. magazine started in 1992 and is still around today, constantly updated with stories of haunted or unexplained happenings. With enough stories to fill a magazine and furnish a flourishing company, New Jersey has more than just the New Jersey Devil.
New Jersey the ancient village of Uxbridge in Cherry Hill, the haunted police barracks in Bloomfield, or the Butterfly Shack hauntings in the Pine Barrens. And that’s just a few of the examples.
Go down the rabbit hole, reading scary stories of abandoned hospitals, ghost stories of every variation and pet cemetery accounts. Every state book or story on the site is within reach of the reader.
The popularity of these stories spread, creating Weird Locations a website that details unusual and creepy state-to-state folklore across the country.
With a peaked curiosity, there are plenty of creepy locations within driving distance that are worth visiting or, at the very least, reading about.
All Nippon Airways (ANA) is the largest airline in Japan. With flights from the United States to Japan and all of Asia, it's the perfect airline to book your next trip with. From ANA's amazing in-flight food to its excellent customer service, it comes as no surprise ANA has been awarded five stars for its seventh consecutive year by the SKYTRAX World Airline Rating.
Just north of Barcelona’s bustling city center, the capital of Catalonia transitions from Gothic cathedrals, tiny alleyways and hordes of bike tours into a more livable neighborhood known as Poble Nou. Close to the coast, Metro-accessible and rife with local hang-out spots, this area has become a favorite of residents who seek solace from the masses of tourists that crowd the center.
Use the summer to catch up on reading that pile of books collecting dust in the corner of your bedroom. Reading is a great pastime for people to enjoy while on vacation. For example, lying out on the beach with a good book will help the hours slip by while the reader is transported to a written world. Everyone has their favorite author or genre, but mystery novels are especially fun to read while relaxing on vacation. A good mystery will get someone’s pulse racing and mind thinking as they try and solve the mystery before the book ends. These mysteries all take place during the summer and are great to enjoy while tanning.
Parenting a toddler comes with a forced skillset people learn on the go and then come back with tips and tricks from the battlefield. These sweet, curious little ones are resilient travelers, but also unpredictable. Make the most of your next vacation with a few tips to create a stress-free vacation with toddlers in tow.