The Savoy, Missouri
Missouri is a place known by the secrets associated with fascinating stories of Ruskin bond. But the most infamous building in the area is the hotel Savoy, built in 1902 as a summer residence and “capital of pleasure” of the British Raj. The walls of the architectural monument in the Gothic style kept the story about the two mediums, miss Frances Garnett-Orme and miss Eva Mounstephen that in 1911 stayed here. One morning miss Frances was found murdered. The conclusion is judicial-medical examination has said that the woman was poisoned, and the poison was in the drink. Miss Eva was arrested and brought before the court, which acquitted her. They say that the Ghost of the murdered still roams the hotel in search of the man who poisoned her.
Agrasen Ki Baoli, New Delhi
The ladder included in the list of architectural heritage of India and is under state protection. Continue reading
Luxury hotels and resorts under Sunny skies. Designer furniture, expensive restaurants and rich tourists, splashing in the ocean. But all that can change very quickly, becoming a decaying squalor.
War, weather, financial crises and man-made disasters killed many tourist palaces. Here are some of the most famous hotels empty.
Sheraton Rarotonga, cook Islands
It’s an empty building located on the coastal line of the island of Rarotonga, is still shown on Google Maps though she never had visitors.
200 rooms with tiled floors, Jacuzzi, air-conditioning, carpets and luxury furnishings, never opened its doors. Wealth pilfered long ago and the building now hiding the homeless and a local gang. Continue reading
Just off the A357 in Campanillas in the province of Malaga, stands the mansion of the 19th century, known as El Cortijo Jurado or Casa Encantada (the haunted House). It lies in ruins for more than ten years, and just swarm around stories and rumors about the murder and the paranormal.
210-room mansion, which has a total of 365 Windows, was built in the mid 19th century the Heredia family, one of the richest families in this area at the time. The condition of the family has done for agriculture.
The legend says that the Heredia family, together with other rich families from the area, kidnapped the girls aged 18 to 21 years and used them in satanic rituals that included rape, torture and all kinds of abuse of them maimed or dead bodies.
There is no evidence to link these murders and this family, although actually young girls at the time, disappeared from the region and later their bodies were found on the banks of the river, which runs near the manor family. It is believed that there are secret tunnels under the house, through the family and carried the bodies of girls on the river Bank. It is also believed that the corpses and some of the girls buried in the grounds of the mansion. Continue reading