The hotel Ryokan Hashes in Japan is the oldest in the world
The oldest hotels in the world – today most of them are either in museums or in ruins. Because the history of the hotel began long before the emergence of the concept of the hotel. The earliest hotels can be considered as a thermal bath, which the Greeks and Romans arranged at the healing springs in the surroundings of Athens and Naples. Of the oldest hotels can also be attributed caravanserais – Inns, motels current prototypes, which were located along the roads of the legendary silk Road in the cities of the Golden Horde. In the early middle ages the functions of the hotels served and monasteries monastery monastic orders.
Today the oldest hotel in the world is located in Japan. Hotel the Hashes in the vicinity of the city Komatsu opened its doors in 717 ad. The hotel is a traditional Japanese type of Ryokan, which provides in addition to sleep and rest in the healing springs. This Ryokan Hashes in Japan offers its services to guests to this day. The hotel Hashes throughout its existence belonged to a single genus. Continue reading
Thermal resorts of Hungary. Spa and Wellness centers.
Drinking sources. The recreational areas.
Thermal resorts of Hungary — the country’s visit card. There are about 60 thousand water sources, 1152 of them with temperatures over +30 °C. in Hungary is Europe’s only cave-Spa and bath ( Miskolctapolca ), as well as the most famous in Europe, lake Heviz natural volcanic origin with hot water treatment (+33 °C). And if Hungary is called bath Empire, its capital Budapest is considered as the capital of thermal baths. Here 130 springs with healing water, which produce more than 70 million liters of water a day with temperatures ranging from +24 to +78 °C.
Globally, Hungary occupies a leading position in balneotherapy. The country is among the five richest countries of thermal waters in the world. Emperors, kings, nobility, famous statesmen, guests and locals for centuries enjoyed bathing there and treatment. Continue reading