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October 2021: Mediterranean Travel, Paranormal Mysteries and More!

Discover Last Minute Travel, Paranormal Mysteries and More!
October 2021
The Discover & Explore October 2021 edition highlights hotels with unexpected guests, a film history mystery, spotlights the gorgeous Mediterranean, and features last minute getaways you don't want to miss!
Thank you for continuing this journey of conservation, recognition and celebration of historic hotels along with us. We are honored to share October’s highlights and invite you to Discover and Explore
Historic Hotels Worldwide® Destination Spotlight:
The Mediterranean
For centuries, the Mediterranean Basin has been one of the cradles of development for human civilization. Discover the region’s immense collection of Greco-Roman structures that extend from the French Riviera to the Greek Archipelago.
Grand Hotel des Sablettes Plage, Curio Collection by Hilton (1888)
Palazzo Caracciolo Napoli - MGallery (1584)
Domus Renier Boutique Hotel (1608)
Take in stunning views and golden sunsets, enjoy direct access to Les Sablettes private beach, and the charming shops and restaurants of Promenade Jean Charcot.
From the buried ancient structures of the Macellum to the lively and chaotic Spaccanapoli street, travelers will find endless experiences just a leisurely walk from the hotel door.
This luxury boutique hotel is located in the historic port of Chania, the second-largest city on the island of Crete, and features sea views of the Chania harbor and the famed Egyptian Lighthouse.
Historic Hotels of America® Culinary Traditions
The recipe for the Vanilla Muffin at The Peabody Memphis (1869) dates back decades. Today, these muffins are still sold as a popular breakfast item in Peabody Deli & Desserts. Try them at The Peabody on your next visit, or bake your own Peabody Vanilla Muffin at home!
Spooky Season Is Upon Us!
Here are a few paranormal stories and haunted encounters from historic hotels that host some unexpected guests. There's always a chance you can experience a sighting of your own during an upcoming stay.
The Don CeSar
St. Pete Beach, Florida
An unrequited love story transformed to a never ending quest – will you witness these star-crossed lovers or one of the helpful "long term" residents?
Kilkea Castle
Castledermot, Ireland
Home to the Wizard Earl, legends of his shapeshifting spells, conjuring and phantom beings are abound at the medieval Kilkea Castle.
Concord's Colonial Inn
Concord, Massachusetts
Patriot soldiers, famous resident American writers, and colonial attired guests are some of the visitors that may have never left one of the oldest hotels in the US.
Last Minute Travel!
Whether you are heading to the mountains, taking advantage of less crowds at the beach, or visiting a new city, there are plenty of offers for you to take advantage of for every type of traveler!
Fogelsville, PA
The Martha Washington Hotel & Spa (1832)
Abingdon, VA
Portland Regency Hotel & Spa (1895)
Portland, ME
History Mystery
Which historic hotel’s exterior shots were notably used in the 1980 movie The Shining?
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