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Hotels with ghosts

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

The most unusual hotels in the world

Especially for those who are tired of the international network of hotels class “luxury”, Shine is a selection of the most unusual hotels in the world.

Sandboarding enthusiasts will enjoy the hotel-an oasis in the desert of RUB al Khali, which is two hours away by car from the capital of UAE – Abu Dhabi. Do not worry in advance: pool, SPA, restaurants and other blessings of civilization are the place to be even in a lifeless desert.

Liwa Oasis, UAE

2. The hotel with its own vineyard

What could be better than to combine relaxation with wine tasting?

Castello Banfi — Il Borgo, the Poggio alle Mura, Montalcino, Italy

3. Hidden in the mountains and greenery

Ideal for those who want to be alone and hide from the eyes of others. Continue reading

Marriott opened its first resort in the Venice lagoon

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

Choose a fancy hotel for your next vacation
Every year near Kiruna (Sweden), 200 km from the Arctic circle, Ice Hotel is erected. And every year for construction invite different architects and designers, so each new Ice Hotel…

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The most famous hotels in the world
They stayed the princes and rock stars, famous politicians and gurus, famous artists and millionaires. Every piece of furniture of hotels keeps the spirit of history, and skinali is decorated…

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Ralph Fiennes fit in Hotel "Grand Budapest"
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…

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