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
Every year many travelers from all over the world come to Barcelona to experience the culture, history and traditions of this wonderful city. Barcelona – the city really is not small, but, unlike brothers – Metropolitan areas, quite cozy and comfortable for a happy life. The city is well curled infrastructure, for this reason, tourists have the opportunity to choose their perfect hotel. In this article we will talk about the best and most famous hotels of Barcelona. which is already more than one year receive guests.
Hotel Arts Ritz Carlton is known worldwide and receives a lot of famous people. It is located next to the famous port city, which everyone knows under the name Olympic port. Initially, architects and designers of the project wanted to make the leading hotel in the city. The convenient location of hotel very attractive to foreign tourists, because it is ten minutes drive from the airport. The unusual shape of a shell to make this building one of the most famous in the city. Chic lobby of the building is made in classic style and offer scenic views of Barcelona and the gorgeous Mediterranean sea. All rooms are well equipped, have large Windows and carpets. The hotel has a unique restaurant that offers delicious seafood bluedays. Continue reading
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