Hotel or mini hotel, the pros and cons.
Often travellers are constantly faced with a choice: a hotel or a classic hotel. The difference is primarily in different atmosphere inherent in each type. The less guests – the more personalized the ratio of each guest. On the other hand when checking in at the hotel of a large international network of people knows very well what level of comfort and service he will get, a similar situation is the most popular business travel, when there is no time to be distracted by anything except the business objectives. Own this structure and in regions with difficult climatic conditions, the extremely low level of sanitation or unfamiliar culinary traditions. In Europe the situation is different – usually in the q & a interest is old architecture and the old city is always located in the Central part and has long been densely developed. If the traveler wants every day to admire the historic beauty of the past centuries to settle, of course, you should approach him, in this case will be able to more fully feel the unique atmosphere inherent to each city for which the trip was started. Here and go on stage mini hidden hotels right in the historic centre, vadbolsky the new building not only that no place to place, but it still won’t fit into the existing architectural ensembles. Continue reading
Hotel a hundred years ago
On October 23, the most famous Berlin hotel “Adlon” – is celebrating its centenary. The hotel is located in the heart of the German capital, on the famous main street Unter den Linden. View from most rooms of the hotel opens directly onto the Brandenburg gate. In addition to a convenient location, the hotel boasts its fascinating history.
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On October 23, 1907. Heart of Berlin: Unter den Linden, Pariser Platz. At exactly eleven o’clock on the street accompanied by a numerous retinue appear on the Kaiser Wilhelm the Second. That is, public ceremony, or maybe the visit of a senior foreign guest? And not the other. His Imperial Majesty arrived at the opening of a new hotel. The owner of a luxury building Lorenz Adlon personally conducts crowned lady inside and proudly demonstrates the latest achievements of the hotel and construction business. And the view really was something. Continue reading
1899 was a milestone year for various reasons. This year was born the iconic film Director Alfred Hitchcock, was patented the drug aspirin, the Bolshoi theatre hosted the premiere of Peter Tchaikovsky’s “Sleeping beauty”, at London’s famous tower “big Ben” clock was running, and in Odessa was opened as the hotel Bristol, which became one of the attractions of the city. In 2014 the hotel celebrates 115 years. Today, as more than a century ago, this hotel combines classic luxury and sophistication with cutting-edge technical solutions.
Hotel, p vstroennyy by the famous architect Alexander Bernardazzi on the place of apartment houses of merchant Naum Jurowski, instantly won the hearts of European and domestic guests.
Bristol is not in vain got its name. That was the name of the hotel in Austria, where he loved to ride wealthy locals. However, Odessa Bristol even surpassed his Austrian namesake. Its main advantages, in addition to the furnished rooms, electric light, hot water, bathroom in every room, well-trained servants.
After the October revolution, was not up to luxury hotels. In 1922-1925, the rooms converted to offices responsible railway workers. Adacore in the period of the NEP, the hotel was restored and renamed the hotel “Krasnaya”.
Then followed the trials of the great Patriotic war and Soviet public utilities. As a result of many unfounded reconstructions many authentic elements of the interior were lost. However, his spirit Bristol has retained. Continue reading