Also in Bisbee is the Oliver House . a bed and breakfast that can boast five different ghosts. The house was built in 1909 by Edith Ann Oliver, the wife of a local mine official. It was used originally as mine offices and later became a boarding house before its present incarnation as an inn. According to those who have stayed here, footsteps can be heard roaming the hallways at night and the sound of water running in pipes that don’t exist can often be heard. Most of the strange activity occurs around Room 13. In 1920, a man named Nat Anderson was shot and killed in the hallway outside of this room.
In Douglas, the Gadsen Hotel is home to a headless ghost who has been seen in the hallways and in the basement. The five-story hotel was built in 1907 and later burned, only to be rebuilt in 1929. In 1988, it was restored and it was at about this time that the ghost started showing up. Employees, staff members and guests alike have seen a rather startling apparition wearing old-fashioned, khaki army clothing and with a cloth cap perched on its headless shoulders. No one knows who this ghost might be but he certainly makes an impression when he is sighted! Continue reading
Nevsky prospect in St. Petersburg – one of the earliest and most famous street in the Northern capital. Its length is 4.5 km, the maximum width is 60 m at the arcade. the lowest 25 m Sink. This is one of 3 streets-rays radiating from the Admiralty .
The history of Nevsky prospect
The need for the construction of the road occurred shortly after the founding of the city to connect the industrial center of the city – Admiralty. with the Alexander Nevsky Lavra. on whose behalf and was named the Avenue. The construction was carried out with 2 sides and just connect the two clearing failed. This explains the kink of the street near the present-day Vosstaniya Square. The construction was completed in 1720. Later, trying to straighten the road on the section from Ploschad Vosstaniya to the Alexander Nevsky monastery. began to build a New Nevsky prospect . So there was the street Trolly and Pottery. And the area after the area of the Rebellion still popularly called Old Nevsky . The road becomes stone, planted rows of birch trees on each side, installed oil, and then gas and electric lights. Intensive construction is taking place. Continue reading
Interest in luxury real estate in Europe every year is only growing, along with it grow and prices. The cost of housing in some parts of the most popular cities of the continent reaches tens of thousands of euros per square meter. Based on conducted in 2014 research large realty agencies has compiled a list of the most prestigious residential streets in ten European cities. Zurich: Pilatusstrasse and gold coast According to research realtors, street Pilatusstrasse is the most demanded in the Swiss city.
She is not inferior to the coastal strip of lake Zurich (on the photo) — gold coast (Gold Coast). The price per square meter up to €21 500. Munich: Mullerstrasse and Herzog Park In Munich realtors divided the palm between two streets: Central Mullerstrasse Penzingerstrasse in a quiet and green area close to the duck Park.
Prices for both streets reach €25 000 per sq. m. Rome: the Spanish steps and Piazza Navona real estate in the center of Rome can cost three times more expensively, than on suburbs. However, the views of experts in the field of real estate on the most expensive location in the city was divided. Continue reading