The Ritz in Madrid is one of the symbols of a bygone era, the hotel still retains the atmosphere of elegant luxury, Royal gloss, and become, in General, everything, than is famous for the capital of Spain in the past century.
The Ritz in Madrid is not only one of the most famous and renowned hotels in Spain, but also one of the oldest. In 2010, Ritz Madrid celebrated its centenary.
October 2, 1910 the hotel was opened by king Alfonso XIII. Immediately after the opening of the Madrid newspaper dubbed him “the most stately and quiet building of the city”. Of course, different and could not be. Because the hotel was built on the Royal money the most famous European hotel and the developer – Caesar Ritz, who by that time had already become famous thanks to the opening of the hotel Ritz in Paris.
Ritz Madrid is located close to the famous gardens of Madrid Park Buen Retiro (Retiro de Madrid) and the Botanical gardens, in the heart of Madrid, in the Plaza of the case Lealtad (Plaza de la Lealtad). As befits the most famous hotel of Spain, the neighbors Ritz Madrid match him in status. These are two “peaks” Madrid’s famous art triangle: the art gallery, the Prado and the Thyssen-Bornemisza (Thyssen-Bornemisza). Continue reading
Morgan Stanley becomes the most luxurious hotels USA
Morgan Stanley Real Estate, the real estate division of U.S. investment Bank Morgan Stanley, buying eight luxury hotels of the mortgage investrust CNL Hotels & Resorts Inc. The amount of the transaction based CNL debt will be $ 6.6 billion, according to RBC daily . The deal also involved investment Fund Ashford Hospitality Trust, which will acquire 51 property owned by CNL for $ 2.4 billion.
Morgan Stanley Real Estate already owns 60 hotels worldwide. In 1969, Morgan Stanley became one of the first banks, which started actively investing in real estate. Under the leadership of John Mack, the direction was strengthened – at the moment there are more than 600 Morgan Stanley employees. New fundraising for Morgan Stanley Real Estate Bank began in November 2006 and by the end of the year, collected from investors of $ 8 billion for investments in high-yield real estate. Continue reading
Going to Paris on business or to spend a weekend, to wander through the museums, as well as to buy new items from collections of clothing and accessories created by celebrated fashion designers. And in the capital of France come to enjoy the excellent cuisine.
One of the most fashionable restaurants in Paris is near the Concorde (Place de la Concorde) and close to the Champs Elysees (Champs-Élysées). The restaurant “Costes” (the correct pronunciation is “hotel cost”) you can find very famous politicians and businessmen, supermodels, movie stars and show business. They all come here to enjoy dishes from the menu of the chef of the restaurant Kolya Didier (Didier Coly).
But to get to this restaurant should definitely book a table in advance, and this rule applies to all, both for celebrities and for ordinary palates. Here all is thought over to trifles and works on the image of the institution.
In the design of the interior design of the hotel combine the luxury of the Baroque and the avant-garde asceticism, and sounding the background music has already been recorded on a CD and successfully sold in many countries of the world. Discs “Costes” is a compilation in the lounge style, created by DJ resident Stephen Panonija. Continue reading