London Only Has Four Haunted Hotels?

I wrote about London’s most haunted hotel room (the Langham’s room 333), which I discovered while researching haunted hotels in London for our upcoming trip there. The thing I found sort of odd was I only seemed to come across four of them. They were: The Langham Hotel –...

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Jaunting to Guernsey, Channel Islands, U.K.

The first stop on our British Isles cruise will take us to St. Peter Port, our gateway to Guernsey, one of the Channel Islands. Here’s what I knew about the Channel Islands before I started researching them for our trip: it had been the only British territory occupied by...

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Researching London’s Most Haunted Hotel Room

A search of the Internet for haunted hotels in London quickly revealed a consensus no one seemed to dispute: London’s most haunted room is 333 at the Langham Hotel. Why am I searching specifically for haunted London hotels? Well, after years of dreaming about haunt jaunting to England, Ireland,...

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HalloweenCostumes.com $25 Gift Card Giveaway

Our affiliate, HalloweenCostumes.com, has generously agreed to give one of our readers a $25 gift card and free shipping. You know what that means, right? Contest time! I have the perfect contest idea for us too. It’s a game I like to play with myself every summer called “Guess...

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The 4 Best High Seas Haunted Jaunts

Expedia, one of our affiliates, has a deal that immediately caught my cruise-loving eye: Book a Cruise this Summer and Enjoy up to $750 Onboard Credit with Expedia! Expires 6/29/15 We’ve now been on 11 cruises. Alaska, Canada and New England, Bermuda, the Caribbean, Mexico, the Mediterranean…cruising has allowed...

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Update on Shadow People and Cursed Objects Anthology

Just wanted to post a quick update about the Shadow People and Cursed Objects anthology that we’re still accepting submissions for. Submissions Wow! The response to the call for submissions has far exceeded my expectations. I was hoping for as many as 10, but figured I’d be lucky to...

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Call to Help Lon from Phantoms & Monsters

A lot of you reading this are probably familiar with Phantoms & Monsters run by Lon Strickler. I have no idea how long he’s been at it now, but I know when I started HJ in 2009, he was (and still is) one of the preeminent paranormal blogs. And...

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Suspicions Confirmed in Charlie Charlie Challenge

Last week the Charlie Charlie Challenge (#CharlieCharlieChallenge) swept the Internet. The second I saw it on the Today Show, I knew it’d make a great Forum and Facebook post. (Á la the question: Have you tried summoning Charlie the Mexican demon?) On Saturday afternoon, rain forced us home from...

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Movie Monday: Crimson Peak

I forget how I stumbled across the trailer for Crimson Peak, but some description of it including the following words: haunted, Gothic, atmospheric, and Guillermo del Toro. That’s all it took to catch my eye. I of course clicked the link to watch. Oh wow. Crimson Peak looks chilling....

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Escape Game Locations

In my post about our adventure to the Escape Game Nashville, I mentioned online escape games you can play. But I’d heard tell of other live-action versions in other cities and wondered about them. Where were they? Were they similar to the one in Nashville? I searched them out...

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