The inhabitants of Imatra say it is the Ghost of a girl who committed suicide because of unrequited love. Indeed, cases are known when in Imatra came desperate men and to settle scores with life. This was one of the infamous attractions of the town – the waterfall Imatrankoski.
But there is another version of the Woman in the gray living in the hotel “Valtionhotelli”. According to the stories, one day the wife of a Russian officer came to Imatra. She stayed at the hotel, she was given a room on the fourth floor, because they were cheaper. Dressed woman was in gray. The woman was going through strong spiritual experiences, because behind my husband was in love with a young soldier. Divorce at that time was a terrible disgrace. And then the woman decided not to return to her husband, and decided to commit suicide and jumped into the waterfall..
And the fact that she’s now “haunting” the corridors and rooms of the hotel, explain the fact that her castle was too much, and she stayed there forever. Continue reading
The first person in the country, well-known and popular stars, athletes and other celebrities prefer comfort and convenience, even with short official visits, tours or events. Everything has to be perfect. But only the first person in the world can afford the luxury of staying in the most expensive hotels. The room rate for just one night can often exceed the cost of a small apartment somewhere in the province. The impressive size, scope and luxury of the rooms seem unearthly. Now your attention is invited to the ranking of the most expensive hotels around the world. Let’s see how everything can be completely.
Opens the top five most expensive hotels in the world hotel in the capital of Japan the Ritz-Carlton. The hotel is the tallest building in Tokyo. The location only enhances the status of the hotel is the cultural and business center of the country. The view from the Windows will allow you to fully enjoy the city and to consider the greatness of the mountains Fuzzy. Are two hundred and forty-eight luxury rooms, one of which the most expensive is the presidential Suite. Price per night in this room starts from 25 thousand dollars.
Now fast forward to Italy and its capital Rome. Here is the hotel, which occupies the fourth place ranking — the Westin Excelsior. 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