The oldest hotels in the world
The first hotels appeared in ancient times when people began to travel for trade or entertainment. For the reception of such travelers, enterprising people began to open Inns, eventually turning…

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Hotel of the week: Hotel Bel-Air, Los Angeles
Once a week we tell you about the hotels from around the world that we just like. These hotels have it all: impeccable service, homely coziness, delicious food, extraordinary service,…

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The most frightening and unusual hotels in the world.

Going on a trip, everyone wants to have unforgettable experiences, memories of which will carry through life. If ordinary beauty of nature and beautiful beaches you fed, it is proposed to replenish the stock of thrills in the most sinister and frightening hotels in the world, which in addition to employees often you can meet ghosts.

1. Chillingham Castle, Chillingham, County Northumberland, North England.

Initially, during the reign of King Edward I, the castle was used for defense against the invading Scots. In the entire history of its existence Chillingham watched many tortures and suffering, because of what they say, that it is not uncommon to find ghosts.

2. Queen Mary, long beach, California, USA.

This beautiful luxury cruise liner found their final resting place in long beach, near Los Angeles. Now this liner performs the role of the hotel where passengers often see the appearance of ghosts. Continue reading

Unusual hotels of the world

The hotel is often not the most memorable place in the world. Even if the service is quite good and the interior pleasant, the hotel room is perceived as a temporary shelter.

But the organizers of the hotels strongly disagree with this state of Affairs! In the fight for the attention of customers, they have to create more original ideas. And sometimes the results of their labors are really surprising.

Kakslauttanen (Finland) is different from the other ” ice ” hotels scale. “Snow” the restaurant is located inside a huge dome-the needle, and can contain fifteen hundred people. It is the largest ” ice ” restaurant on the planet. Sauna also is characterized by its monumentality: it can simultaneously bask more than 100 people!

Book lovers will surely be delighted with the Library Hotel (new York). Down with the usual “selling” books in paperback! Even while on vacation you can read a variety of books – scientific, artistic, and philosophical. Bookshelves are absolutely everywhere: in the rooms, in the corridors and in the living room. Continue reading

Alsace (region), many popular

The history of Alsace – fifteen centuries of conquest, occupation, and exemptions. This region was a bone of contention between Germany and France. Only in 1918, Alsace was definitively ceded to France. Mix of French and German culture, Alsace has gained its distinctive character, its pronounced individuality. Here, like in a fairy tale: the house of stone and wood, decorated with bright colors, Catholic churches, splashing fountains, winding streets of villages, castles, wine cellars, storks on the roofs, dilapidated castles, mountain landscapes with vineyards. Alsace cherishes the old traditions and legends. Here on the famous hill of Saint Odile, patron of Alsace, You will be able to witness the preserved grottoes mysterious forest priests of the druids and buildings of the Celtic age . This is one of the sacred places of Alsace, preserving the memory of the miraculous healing of the blind daughter of the Duke of Itingana (VII century), who founded a monastery here and later became the patron Saint of Alsace. This monastery is still a place of pilgrimage, and in the scenic foothills still has the key of water, which according to ancient belief the vision returns. Continue reading

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Unusual hotels in China
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Atlantik hotel: history and modernity
Hamburg Sankt-Georg o In Hamburg on the banks of the Alster among the expensive shops and luxurious villas there is a huge white building. This is the famous Atlantic hotel,…

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