For thrill-seekers was opened in Singapore luxury hotel — Marina Bay Sands . This Grand hotel comprises three 55-storey towers, dominated by a huge gondola with swimming pools and green gardens with total area of 12.4 thousand square meters.
The main infinity pool, situated under the open sky, has no visible skirting, because of what the impression that the edge of the water falls at a height, in fact, water poured over the edge into a catchment below, whence it is pumped back. Here you can also find restaurants/bars, Nightclubs and elegant casino(at 600 gaming tables and 2,300 slot machines). Singapore legalized gambling only in 2005, hoping for the casino to attract tourists. And this move paid off: after the construction in 2010, Marina Bay Sands, the influx of tourists to Singapore increased by 24 % .
The hotel has 2561 rooms, exhibition center, Museum, two large theaters, seven restaurants, two skating rinks. The construction of the hotel cost investors $ 8 billion $. Continue reading
To create a film about pre-war Europe Wes Anderson was inspired by old movies and old photos
On the Russian screens “Hotel “Grand Budapest”: a film made by a Texas native Wes Anderson, about Europe, what we may never see. Before filming began, Anderson traveled extensively in the Old World, looking hotels the Czech Republic, Hungary, Austria, and old movies and old photos. By his own admission, the films of the 1930s, even more than old buildings, guided him in the creation of “Grand Budapest”.
The Eastern edge of Europe. The first world war was still very fresh in the memory, the Second is about to begin. The hotel “Grand Budapest”, though placed by the Director in a fictional country called ZUBROWKA, still bears traces of the Imperial grandeur that he had inherited from Austria-Hungary. Perhaps they would disappear much faster, not serve at the hotel in the chief of all the concierges middle-aged man, attractive appearance named Gustave H (Ralph Fiennes). Continue reading
Mobile hotel in Denmark
In Denmark opened the first mobile hotel Scandic. The idea of the owners is that the hotel can be moved anywhere in the country at the request of the guests who pay for accommodation. The first night the hotel was sold at auction for 937 euros.
The hotel opening was held in the zoo of Copenhagen, and the funds received at auction, were donated to the charity, supporting rhinos in South Africa.In the future, the hotel will be transferred to the island of Bornholm, where it will run until July 21 and then “leave” on the Jutland Peninsula.
The minimum cost of accommodation is 262 euros a day, however for that amount to mobile hotel Scandic to Go, can deliver anywhere.
The hotel is a volcano in Chile
If you ever plan a trip to Chile, you should visit the hotel “the Magic mountain”, which opened in 800 km from Santiago in the reserve “Wilo-Wilo”. Continue reading