West Palm Beach, Florida (PRWEB) October 13, 2014
Global Vacation Ventures is a leading concierge country club travel agency that caters to each of its members’ individual vacation desires and needs. This Halloween, GVV knows that some travelers want to experience the holiday as never before with a trip to a haunted destination for some fall thrills. Here are some of this leading travel provider’s best spots to get scared this month.
1. Jack the Ripper Tour, London
With the fall being a time of slower travel, international vacations are more accessible to travelers than ever before. Taking a trip to London is sure to delight every horror lover as they embark on the Jack the Ripper tour. Jack the Ripper was famous for targeting ladies of the night in Victorian London, but was never caught. On this tour, travelers can retrace the steps that he took throughout the older parts of London for a one-of-a-kind Halloween experience.
2. Ghosts of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
The famous Battle of Gettysburg during the Civil War resulted in 51,000 soldier casualties, the souls of whom many believe still haunt the fields and graves of this historic location today. Take a Ghosts of Gettysburg tour by candlelight for a truly thrilling and bone-chilling experience shares Global Vacation Ventures.
3. The Real Mary King’s Close, Edinburgh, Scotland
Scotland is one of the oldest countries in the world and as such has lots of history and has been through many hardships. One of those hardships was the plague, which ravaged through the country in the 17th century. Many citizens died in the tunnels of the close, which are rumored to be extremely haunted with their souls who still call this location their home.
4. The Stanley Hotel, Estes Park, Colorado
Tucked away in the Rocky Mountains is The Stanley Hotel, the inspiration for Stephen King’s “The Shining,” which was later transformed into a major motion picture. To this day, “The Shining” still terrifies audiences of all ages. Global Vacation Ventures shares that daily tours through the grounds tell tales of haunted ballrooms and gardens that ghosts frequent.
5. The Salem Night Tour, Salem, Massachusetts
Perhaps the ultimate Halloween getaway experience is one that takes a traveler to Salem, Massachusetts, where the famed Salem Witch Trials happened in 1692. This 90-minute tour takes travelers on a journey to some of the city’s most haunted locations.
For more information about premium accommodations at any of these frightful destinations, contact Global Vacation Ventures today.