The legendary hotel of Mauritius is opened after restoration
The fifth of November in the North-West coast of Mauritius will open a five-star Trou aux Biches. Although the hotel is only rebuilt, Trou aux Biches is not a new…

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The famous Palace hotel, Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah
Luxurious and premium resorts in RAS al Khaimah become in 2014 the laureates of numerous international awards, confirming the status of the Emirate as a leading destination for leisure and…

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Old hotels of Ternopil — life with restaurants and live music

Best hotels in Ternopil, according to the old guidebook Ternopil voivodship, he worked in the Center. So, Mitskevich str., 27 there was a hotel “Podil”, on the Dominican square 1 — “Ponerte”. On the Third of May street, 5 operated the hotel “Adler”. Minor of there were some on — street Farn, 3 and the Market, 33. They were respectively Grand (later Frieda) and Landau. The difference in quality of service between first – and second-class hotels have been raised in price. So, for one night at first you had to pay four-to-eight zlotys, while others took one and a half to four PLN. For comparison, a kilogram loaf of bread in the 20-30-ies was worth 0,3 PLN per kilo sugar — one zloty and oil — 3,96 zł.

Hotel with electricity and running water

Hotel “Podillya”, which the Ternopil already know under its Soviet name, “Ukraine”, built in the times of Austria-Hungary in 1890 Because cars in those days, even EN masse didn’t roll, instead of the garages at the “Podolsk” were stables and premises for carts. But the hotel was not at all backward at the beginning of the last century visitors”pleased” plumbing, Central heating, bath and electric light. 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