Las Vegas is only 107 years old, and since its Foundation he is the center of global gaming business: the first hotel-casino the Golden Gate opened in 1906. Today in Las Vegas, more than 1700 licensed places to gamble and more than 200 thousand gaming machines. Las Vegas – a real miracle of engineering: built to the East of the Mojave desert, he is not lacking neither in electricity, nor fresh water. In 1936 was built the Hoover dam, so there were Mead and most powerful hydroelectric power plant. Gambling and entertainment industry is the basis of the economy of the city, so shy it is not made: if a new object is constructed, it needs to be the best. In Las Vegas you can see the largest gold nugget (Nevada is ranked second in the world in gold mining), the largest artificial volcano, the big sign. Out of 20 largest hotels of America 17 located in Las Vegas, and the total hotel stock in the city is 150 thousand rooms and suites. In addition, it is the brightest city on earth: Las Vegas lights 15 thousand kilometers of neon tubes.
For the first time in the movie Las Vegas appeared in 1964, and to date “played” a role in more than 40 films. Steven Soderbergh has made Las Vegas a full member of istorya three daring robberies in the performance of the team of Danny ocean. Continue reading
“For those who are interested in everything new and unusual, a little review of the most unusual hotels in the world . which are located in mines and caves or are carved straight into the rock. ”
Guhantara — a fancy hotel . located in India, the architecture of which can be traced the style of ancient India. Designed rooms “of the cave” balanced — just in a little bit. The hotel Guhantara is a great place for yoga and meditation.
Yang Jia Ling Cave Hotel (China)
An unusual hotel Yang Jia Ling Cave hotel is the largest hotel in the world, located right in the rock. The room setting will involuntary make You feel like a monk. Although, perhaps it is because of this China sent every year millions of tourists from all over the world. Continue reading
The greenest hotels in the world
In 80 kilometers from coast of Thailand, Koh Kood is Soneva Kiri resort. It’s hard to say what would you like in it: their eco-architecture or stunning location between the rainforest, cliffs and the sea!
Located among the limestone cliffs and hidden caves, overlooking the southern beach on the island of Bali, the Anantara Uluwatu Resort & Spa is the dream of fugitives from urbanization. Includes 1.7 ha of coastal land on the hillside, the cascades to the Indian ocean.
This is the Siwa oasis in Egypt. Adrere Amellal is concentrated in a simple and eco-friendly luxury. Rule number one: no electricity. Lamps and candles — beeswax enough! Rule number 2: no air conditioning. Only the wind freshens through the open Windows. Call outside the complex. Nothing better to enjoy the quiet of the desert. Continue reading