According to statistics, about 80% of Ukrainian tourists prefer Europe for independent travel. This is not surprising because it focused a myriad of attractions, as well as organize trip you can even with a modest budget. But few travelers know of the existence of original, unusual and very affordable hotels, accommodation in which will bring a lot of new experiences and will stay in Europe even more intense and interesting.
The most unusual hotels located in Switzerland. Germany. France, Italy. They are the following:
Hotel Lindenwirt (Germany), is unique in that its rooms are in wine barrels, and the outside attached bathrooms. In addition there were regular rooms, some of them created in the XVII century. Double room cost about$ 75 a day.
Hotel Alcatraz (Germany ). This hotel is located in a former prison. And regulations of the prison here, instead of the usual bath robe you will be given striped pajamas, and Breakfast will be served through the window by the door. Small cell rooms with barred Windows kept the prison environment. Continue reading
The legendary Hôtel de Paris located in the heart of Monte-Carlo, welcomes guests to the Principality to visit their mysterious wine cellar. Excavated in 1874 in the rock world’s biggest private wine cellar in the hotel contain priceless treasures. Here, at a depth of 13 meters and at a constant humidity of 75-80%, specifically maintained temperature of 12-14C, 350 thousand wine bottles are kept under the close supervision of a professional team of ten people. On the large wooden shelves stores prestigious wines from all regions of France and from abroad. On an area of about 1500 m2, (i.e. more than 1 kilometers wine boxes) Packed in special boxes bottles are sorted by vintage categories. Labels indicate wine “in circulation”, that is, those who offer to the table in the hotels and restaurants.
The wine cellar at hotel de Paris have a long history. Initially it was a small room in which were stored several barrels of wine. Long wine exported to this region in barrels from Bordeaux, Marseille and nice, after which the workers of the cellars poured it into the bottle. Continue reading
Fantastically unusual hotel is a private hotel, which is located in Germany, Berlin. The hotel was named after a novel by the great writer Jules Verne, which in Russian sounds like “Floating island” . The original hotel called L’ile a helice, which literally translated sounds like “the Island with the screw/propeller”. The full title of this small hotel in Berlin: Propeller Island City Lodge. In Russian language the name of the hotel translates as “City house-island with a propeller”. Permanent host is Lars Strachan.
The hotel “Floating island” all rooms are themed, and the design and interior is created by just one person – Lars Strasheim, which I am sure that almost every one of its rooms can influence and even change the consciousness of its inhabitants.
If you often like to perform in front of a mirror much time, then you will love a night spent in the mirror room, called “room for Narcissus”. It looks like a polygonal room decorated entirely with mirrors (!), there is a feeling that you’re in a kaleidoscope. A lot of their own reflections and others, for sure, can drive You crazy. Continue reading