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
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