Life Advice from the Legendary Bartender at California's Best Biker Bar

For our new bartender advice column, we spoke to Bay Area legend Gina Parle ("Jeannie") of the Warehouse Cafe, who taught us why mojitos are pathetic and how to go down on yourself.


I Went On a Really Creepy First Date with Lynn Gunn from PVRIS

How’re haunted church ruins and a Victorian operating theatre for romance?


What It’s Like to Work at the Most Haunted Bar in America

Working for 13 years at Memphis bar Earnestine & Hazel's, Karen Brownlee has seen it all—from poltergeist jukeboxes to floating orbs to voices from the walls that know her by name.


The Scariest Part of the Winchester Mansion Has Nothing to Do with Ghosts

The labyrinthine Victorian mansion, built with money from a vast firearms fortune, is a perfect metaphor for America’s singular obsession with guns.


What It's Like to Go Ghost Hunting When You Don't Believe in Ghosts

I went on an all-night paranormal investigation in the basement of an old morgue and I only laughed once.


Now Is Your Chance to Buy the Clown Motel of Your Nightmares

This potentially haunted, clown-filled property nestled next to a cemetery could be yours for just $900,000.


A Visit to One of Mexico's Most Notorious Abandoned Hospitals

Like so many other abandoned hospitals, the Hospital Naturista in Tamaulipas is said to be haunted by the ghost of a deranged—but very stylish—nurse.


I Went Ghost-Hunting at a 100-Year-Old Restaurant in the Mountains of Malibu

Before Saddle Peak Lodge was a restaurant, it was a stop for the Pony Express, a hunting lodge, a European auberge, and a bordello, so to find at least one spiritual energy who refused to rest in peace in its 100-year history would not be out of the...


Dos and Don'ts: The Halloween Weekend Edition

It's the most! Terrifying! Time! Of the year!


This Portland Elementary School-Turned-Restaurant Is Haunted By an Undead Boy

I had just started the job when two women came running down the hallway pale in the face. They ran out of the building and never came back because of what they saw.


I Spent Friday the Thirteenth Looking for Ghosts in an Abandoned Insane Asylum

Larundel Mental Asylum was closed in 2001. It's since developed a reputation for being haunted, which is a big drawcard.


Guadalajara’s Oldest Cantina Changed Hands 112 Years Ago in a Game Of Poker

Possibly haunted and rumored to have once put cat meat in its birria, Guadalajara's La Iberia has long and bizarre history as the oldest cantina in the area.