Unusual hotels for thrill-seekers: Hotel in Il-18
At the airport of the Dutch city of Teuge there was an interesting landmark — a luxury hotel that was formerly the Soviet aircraft Il-18. The hotel turned out to…

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An unusual hotel La Plage Casadelmar is a place where spirit lives on Corsica
The hotel La Plage Casadelmar is situated in the South-East of the island of Corsica in the prestigious tourist centre and one of the most beautiful ports of Europe Porto…

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Legendary hotels of the world

Oetker Collection – an exclusive collection of luxury hotels worldwide. All hotels are United by the name of Masterpiece Hotels and differ by a constant highest level of service.

The pearl is a symbol of individuality, beauty and quality. Individual pearls strung on a thread and forming a necklace, hotels unite in harmony with nature.

Each hotel is unique, has a unique European heritage, but all of them give the highest level of service, with love keep its historic past and pay great attention to detail.

The Oetker collection includes:

L Apogee Courchevel is located at the top of the former Olympic ski jump in the centre of the Jardin Alpin in Courchevel 1850, one of the world’s best ski resorts.

– Brenners Park-Hotel & SPA in Baden-Baden, the legendary Grand hotel located in the heart of a private Park. In January 2015 when the hotel opens innovative SPA center Villa Stéphanie medical, Haus Julius. Continue reading

Hotel Faro Capo-Spartivento

Perched atop a high cliff hotel Faro Capo-Spartivento 5* guaranteed to provide you with unforgettable moments. Guests here can enjoy the beautiful restaurant, wonderful pool, fantastic sandy beach, comfortable rooms, quality service, exciting sightseeing tours and great opportunities for recreation.

Hotel Faro Capo-Spartivento 5*

In a small but very beautiful location of Chia, on the promontory that is the southernmost point of Sardinia is legendary. only fifty kilometers from Cagliari airport is the lovely Hotel Faro Capo-Spartivento 5*. The school is literally surrounded by unspoilt nature. The air is just filled with fragrances typical of Mediterranean vegetation.

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The older advertisements of hotels

Going out to breathe the fresh sea air one evening on the balcony of our office, we discussed recently viewed ads one of the hotel chains. Dark, frogs singing near the office and lyrical mood draw us into the conversation about the past.

I wonder what was advertised of in the last century? The next day we found on the Internet the answer to this question. Let’s look at the old advertisements.

In the early twentieth century a clear competitive advantage was in the hotel steam heating. In the ad below, it looks like a comma is missing before the word Elevator, for information about electric light “Elevator” on the Internet we have found.

But we learned that for the first time lift at the hotel appeared in London in 1869. It was hydraulic, that is, raised of guests on the 5th floor of the hotel with water. By the way, surprisingly, in London, this hotel is now The Grosvenor Hotel. Which is not true of first-class hotel “London” from Tiflis (Tbilisi). Advertisers (hehe) of emphasized a reading room, a garden with river views and reasonable prices. Although the story tells that there was even a casino and the cost was quite high. Continue reading