Some Facts About Britain
How Parson Jupp was reincarnated as a spider at the vicarage in St Cleer, Cornwall; the spectral nun appearing in Exeter Cathedral on July evenings; how Squire Cabell and his black hounds haunt the Abbots's Way on Dartmoor, Devon; how Dozmary Pool, Cornwall, is home to the Lady of the Lake, protecting King Arthur's sword, Excalibur; the headless hound seen south of Aberystwyth, Wales; how baptism in the water of St Ruth's Well in Redruth, Cornwall, saves any child from being hanged in the future; the cantankerous, storm-raising ghost of the clergyman John Penneck at St Hilary, Cornwall; how the dark-clad daughter of Judge Glanville, who sentenced her to death, is often seen in Kilworthy House, in Tavistock, Devon; the wicked priest Dando who, on Sundays, still hunts with hounds along the Tamar River between Devon and Cornwall; and the ghostly monk haunting the rectory in North Huish, Devon, are some of the folklore, haunted places, ghosts, myths and legends of Britain.
Queen Mab wishes you a comfortable stay in your Kirkwall Scotland UK hotel. When you get the chance, stay in some of the famous, luxurious and/or historic hotels of your destinations. The Menger Hotel in San Antonio, the Villa D'Este on Lake Como, the Shangri-La Hotel in Lhasa, the Palace of the Lost City at Sun City in South Africa, the Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund, the Belmond Copacabana Palace in Rio de Janeiro and the Excelsior Hotel in Hong Kong near the famous noonday gun. are internationally renowned hotels.