Castillo de San Marcos – St. Augustine, FL

The Castillo de San Marcos in St. Augustine, Florida is a destination worth visiting, ghosts or no ghosts.  It is the icing on the cake for a visitor interested in the paranormal, that this ancient (for our country, at least) fort seems to house multiple hauntings.  The first block was laid for this venerable old edifice in 1672 as protection against pirates and other sea-born threats to the Spanish colonial town of St. Augustine.  It took 23 years for the fort to be completed, and in that time many of the workers employed in its construction perished from tropical heat and diseases, not to mention violence.  It was during the Spanish rule that the Castillo obtained its first ghostly duo.
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