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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

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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

Association The Leading Hotels of The World
From 19 to 22 November in the Venice Giorgio Cini Foundation hosted the annual Congress of members of the Association The Leading Hotels of The World, uniting more than 450…

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Restaurant on the Rhine in Germany
The hotel has a lift, a restaurant, a bar with old stone fireplace, a restaurant,used also as meeting room, penthouse (140 sq. m for accommodation of the owner), great big…

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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…

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