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…

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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…

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Grotta Giusti Natural Spa Resort

The most prestigious hotel Grotta Giusti Natural SPA Resort is a hotels chain Small Luxury Hotels of the World. This Spa hotel complex is located in the ancient Villa of the nineteenth century between the Tuscan hills, surrounded by olive trees. The healing water from the grotto is supplied to the thermal pool and the bathrooms.

Luxurious hotel complex is located within the historic Villa of the early 19th century, surrounded by its own Park with old trees. The hotel is decorated with antique furniture and old paintings, has preserved the atmosphere and natural charm. All 58 rooms and 6 rooms category Junior Suites are elegantly refreshing style and contain such surprises for guests, like bathrooms with thermal water and trim of luxurious white marble. The hotel has a business center with conference room and small rooms for business meetings, as well as the access point to the Internet. Continue reading

The legendary Berlin hotel “Adlon”.

In front of the Brandenburg gate in the immediate vicinity of the Reichstag, is the most famous hotel of Berlin. For many years the hotel was visited by eminent royalty, leading politicians and aristocrats from around the world. Once it stopped such people as Marlene Dietrich, albert Einstein and Charlie Chaplin.

Marilyn Monroe? in Alone

The hotel Adlon Kempinski is located in the historical heart of Berlin, on the spot, once dividing it into West and East, the hotel looks at the famous Brandenburg gate and the Reichstag building, as well as the magical beauty of Unter den Linden. Also among interesting objects nearby: Potsdamer Platz and Gendarmenmarkt.

In may 1945 Alone hosted spontaneous “officer’s ball”, dedicated to the victory day. In the cellars of Aglona kept an impressive inventory of wines that have become the prey of the victors. Adlon successfully withstood the assault of Berlin, but the test, “Feast”, he could not bear. On the night of May 2, 1945 in the wine cellars of the hotel has started a fire that led to the complete destruction and oblivion. Continue reading

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Now I can say that twice in his life stayed at the Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc. The first time it happened my sister’s wedding ten years ago. It was all a bit surreal, because the bride was 45 minutes late to the local Church, perched on a high cliff overlooking the Mediterranean sea. Her being late was so serious, that poor girl that was getting married an hour after sister (schedule of ceremonies they are not much different from the flight schedule at the airport of nice), came up to her, so my brother-in-law almost met the wrong bride. Of course, not a good omen, and the marriage didn’t last long. When I then asked my sister why she was late, she said that she was so comfortable in his room, she lost track of time until his hair. It did not help that her clock was still showing UK time.

So I was surprised and somewhat stunned, when I was invited to stay at the hotel (owned by the family of billionaire Oetker, in whose collection in Paris, and Bristol) on the weekend on my birthday last fall (the invitation lying on my Desk, included beautifully packaged white sports watch Eden-Roc and a birthday card from the management). Perhaps they remember my sister? In the novels of John Le Carre can read that in shveicarskie each request and each habit is written by guest staff for the future. I chose not to specify. Continue reading

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 exclusive hotels
Disneyland Hotel is one of the most prestigious hotels of the hotel chain Disney . located at the entrance to the complex theme parks company "Walt Disney", just three minutes…

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THE HOTEL MAJESTIC ROMA
The Hotel Majestic Roma, designed by the famous architect of the late XIX century, Gaetano Koch, opened in 1889. He became the first hotel located on Via Veneto, so all…

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