Travel Website Asks for Paranormal and Debunkings
(Portland, Oregon) - A new travel site for the United States
recently launched by BeachConnection.net is asking the public to submit
their tales of the paranormal from either their hometown or from their
own travels. It's also set to start a bit of controversy and tension as
it's asking for not only tales of the paranormal, but it wants to hear
from skeptics who would like to - or who can - debunk those tales.
has recently hit the Net, with the subheading of "Paranormal Fun
for the Traveler and the Skeptic." It will feature some articles
written by staff, but mostly submissions from travelers, residents and
skeptics with an interest in the esoteric subject. There are also constantly
updated travel and paranormal articles streamed in from a variety of sources,
so travelers or fans of the paranormal can browse through such news stories
on the U.S. or in each particular state.
The website is the creation of Oregon
Coast Beach Connection (BeachConnection.net) editor and owner Andre’
Hagestedt. While BeachConnection.net is an online magazine about the Oregon
coast, specializing in travel, tourism, science and entertainment news,
its coverage of ghost tales of the Oregon coast has always proven extremely
popular, snagging a lot of attention. TravelParanormal.com
will take all that several steps further and take it around the nation.
covers weird travel concepts and sites for all fifty states in the United
States, with a special section for international travel, along with the
constantly changing news articles from various media.
love to see their own stuff online,” Hagestedt said. “That
whole user-generated content thing has been big for years. That’s
one big advantage to this. Travel is huge online, especially if you have
something different about an area to talk about. People also suck up the
whole paranormal thing, and it’s fun to read about sometimes, even
if you don’t believe in it. So there are three irresistible combinations
right there. But if you also throw in the element of tension from those
skeptics who can submit their explanations for what’s happening,
I think we’ll have a monster of a time.”
Hagestedt says he’s especially anxious to hear from
the East Coast – the very oldest parts of America. He wants to encourage
visitor centers around the U.S. to submit stories about their area (must
be at least 250 words long).
Hagestedt at firstname.lastname@example.org to submit paranormal spots you
live near or have visited. Text must be at least 250 words long in order
to be published. Photos are very welcome. Full credit will be given and
a link to the submitter’s website, if so desired.
The same guidelines are true of non-believers in the paranormal
who wish to debunk a myth about an area or explain it in more conventional
reserves the right to edit all submissions for clarity, grammatical errors
and unacceptable language.
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news headlines about travel and the paranormal.
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