Radiance. 3 hotel haunted, scared of NBA players
Recently some players “San Antonio” had to meet something not quite normal. To be precise – paranormal. According to the Texans, they faced the Ghost. This is not the first time the inhabitants of the underworld prevented NBA players on the road. Let’s play “Ghostbusters” and recall all the swarming ghosts of US hotels, which are settled by the players during away games.
Claremont Resort, Berkeley, Oakland, CA
The frightened victim . Tim Duncan, Jeff Ayres
The degree of fright . “The shining”
Resort hotel “the Claremont” situated near the Bay of San Francisco, celebrates 100 years next year. And how many people of such advanced age, the hotel complex started to kink in his old age. Continue reading
A five-star resort hotel under the brand JW Marriott has opened in the Venice lagoon at the end of June. JW MARRIOTT Venice Resort&Spa is unique in that it is located on its own island, from which Venice can be reached either on boats-shuttles, or water taxis. The hotel offers guests a wonderful mix of tranquility in a peaceful green island surrounded by tastefully restored buildings of the XIX-XX century, with excursions in the beautiful bustling city that attracts millions of tourists from around the world.
Isola delle Rose or island of Roses – a small island in the Venetian lagoon, a few kilometers from Venice, artificially created in the mid-nineteenth century. At first it was used as a warehouse, in the beginning of XX century here was built the hospital. Before the first world war it was transformed into a tuberculosis sanatorium, which in different variations and intermittently worked until the early 80-ies of XX century. In the first half of the 2000s and the island has bought the international financial services company, decided to build a hotel. Continue reading
Arriving in Moscow as a tourist, many people want not only to see the historic sights of the metropolis, and to live in a place that has seen in his lifetime, not a generation. Since the most common housing for tourists are hotels, consider the oldest and, at the same time, the most famous hotels in Moscow.
Rightfully the oldest hotel of Moscow is considered to be ” national “, built in 1903. Here hosted the European monarchs and guests of Emperor Nicholas II. So the hotel had rooms that were called “Living room of Louis XVI and Louis XV Living room” — now it’s presidential suites. Then the hotel has 160 rooms. The most expensive finishing and decoration of the rooms were on the third floor. Now in the “national” in room 221. Most of the apartments have an individual design, some stylized old design.
The hotel “Metropol” is younger than “national” only for 2 years. It is located next to the Kremlin and the Bolshoi theatre.
Nice hotel hotel was built with baths. At the end of the XIX century it was bought by Mammoth and built a large hotel complex. But due to financial difficulties Mamontov, the building passed to other owners. Continue reading