There are some special towns and places where Halloween has an added value.
In America, Halloween It is a festival celebrated practically all over the country with a significant level of popularity. People take it very seriously. Halloween night And dress up in awesome outfits as well as decorate their homes for the occasion.
However, there are specific places in North America that are very characteristic of this holiday. They gained fame for being urban legends or because they are clearly terrifying.
are mainly three cities which are very famous for their tradition or for different works of art who marked them.
Known for his appearance in John Berendt’s novel “Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil”The city is considered one of the most “haunted” in the country.
Almost all of its inhabitants claim to have found or felt presence of ghost near you, especially in the oldest buildings on the site.
Casa Mercer-Williams This is one of its main tourist attractions, a museum where these ghosts are discussed and which was the home of a dead boy whose ghost is said to have been seen in the house.
One more visited site on Halloween is Cemetery Colonial Park, More than 10,000 people are believed to have been buried at this site, but fewer than 800 Tombs,
Nueva Orleans, Louisiana
With its own magic religion, brought to the United States by slave streams from West Africa, new Orleans It is home to many terrifying legends and myths as well as a large community of “witches”.
Theater Old Square Small Theater It forms a diverse selection of horror shows and the ghost of a woman named Caroline is said to haunt the place.
another place to visit Old Absinthe House, a bar where deceased celebrities are believed to have consumed alcohol; or also St. John’s Cemetery LouisA place full of stories about ghosts that occasionally appear.
The town has a sad history: in the late 17th century many women accused of witchcraft and served the devil and they were condemned to die or to life in prison. Many legends and horror stories emerged from these events.
whereas, the witch house It is a museum that records evidence of witch trials and is the only place in the city that has any connection to that time.
“The House of the Seven Gables”novel of Nathaniel Hawthorne Dating from 1851, it is inspired by a house in Salem, which can also be visited.
In addition, the city sometimes represents the stages that the trials were like for the accused, and especially those Bridget BishopThe first woman to practice witchcraft was hanged in Salem.