Reported by J.S. Fletcher and Kathy M. Newbern
In America, October 31 is celebrated as Halloween, a holiday for adults as well as children. If you are looking for scary places to visit outside of the United States, here are some options for you in England, Part 2:
Haunted Halloween – Kenilworth Castle, Warwickshire – Sat 23 Oct – 31 Oct 2010 Visitors can hunt the castle to find spooky clues and collect their prize in the ‘Dungeon of Doom!’.
Haunted Halloween – Victorian Ghost Stories – Richmond Castle, North Yorkshire – Fri 29 & Sat 30 Oct 2010 It is the eve of All Saints – Halloween – and those thinking they are brave, fearless and daring should think again! Costumed storytellers will tell terrifying tales and scary stories.
Spookyshire – Peak District – Throughout October A bewitching brew of Halloweeen happenings and ghostly goings-on to entertain witches and wizards of all ages.
Halloween Party – National Ice Centre, Nottingham – Friday 29 Oct 2010 There’ll be ghostly goings on at the NIC with their special ice skating Halloween Party. The spooks and spirits will be moving in to give a spine-tingling night of fun and games which will leave visitors screaming for more! The rink will be decorated to give a haunted house feel.
Halloween at Blenheim Palace – Woodstock, Oxfordshire – Sat 23 Oct – Sun 31 Oct 2010 Blenheim Palace offers a spine tingling day out with plenty of Halloween horrors, pumpkin trails and special family tours to entertain (or frighten!) the whole family.
Phobophobia – The London Bridge Experience & The London Tombs – October 2010 From the winners of the UK’S Scariest attraction, this Halloween visitors are invited to take a break from the mundane routine of work to be scared stupid at The London Bridge Experience and The London Tombs.
To view Part 1, click here.
Further information can be found at visitengland.com/Halloween.
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International Travel Examiner J.S. Fletcher and spouse, Kathy M. Newbern, report on luxury destinations, spas and cruising around the globe. They are award-winning members of the Society of American Travel Writers and created YourSpaReport.com and YourNovel.com, their personalized romance novel business.