Spooky season is upon us! Are you itching to get within the spirit early? St. Augustine is the right place to go to listen to some spooky historical past, get nice food and drinks, and look out for paranormal exercise. One of the best half is you are able to do all of it by yourself!
Scarlet O’Hara’s: With a ghost bar upstairs, Scarlets is a should on your haunted crawl. The constructing was initially inbuilt 1879 as a non-public residence for Mr. George Colee. At present, it’s recognized to the locals as some of the haunted buildings in St. Augustine. Many imagine Mr. Colee nonetheless resides there, with studies of alarm and thermostat tampering, transferring furnishings, and even candle lighting.
O.C. White’s Restaurant: Right here’s what OC, a restaurant in downtown St. Augustine, has to say about their ghost encounters: There are such a lot of tales and sightings of Mrs. Value, Basic Value’s spouse. One of many first tales was of her strolling down the steps in a big costume and into the kitchen disappearing (as there are not any exit doorways). Colonel Sprague, the husband of Value’s first daughter, has been seen within the Males’s lavatory mirror carrying a bowler hat after which vanishing. David the proprietor has heard a person and a lady’s voice strolling throughout the 2nd flooring eating room and opening the balcony door. The newest sighting on safety cameras was on the third flooring the place a tray flew off of the highest of the freezer chest like a frisbee from 5 ft away and knocked over a 5 gallon bucket of rice.
Harry’s Seafood Bar & Grille: Scrumptious seafood, views… and ghouls? Again in 1764, a younger lady named Catalina lived there along with her household, and he or she should stay there to today. Prospects have reported catching a whiff of Catalina’s fragrance or have had her mess with the taps of the second-floor lavatory. Once you go to, head to “Catalina’s Backyard,” the out of doors eating space of Harry’s, and benefit from the stunning views of the waterfront. Remember to say hi there to Catalina when you’re there.
Previous Metropolis Home Inn & Restaurant: Whereas having fun with a scrumptious cocktail at Previous Metropolis make sure to say hi there to their pleasant ghost! No, it’s not Casper, however as an alternative stated to be a army soldier. Some visitors of the Inn and restaurant have claimed to have seen him strolling the halls. Others have said they’ve skilled tampering with door locks. Regardless, you might be positive to have an excellent and spooky time at Previous Metropolis.
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