In the world there are neobychainyi hotel called the Palacio de Sal, consisting of nearly 100% from blocks of salt and it is located on the edge of the planet’s greatest salt desert Salar de Uyuni — the one in Bolivia. These unusual hotels are not uncommon and they scattered to all corners of the world. And what did not manage to build such hotels, but to build the Palacio de Sal gone for ten thousand tons of salt.
The famous salt marsh is not the first year of luring the beauty and singularity of a lot of tourists from all over the world. The construction of the salt hotel in the salt marsh – a logical business because the Salar de Uyuni salt provided in abundance.
The first hotel of salt blocks was established in 1998 right in the middle of a huge salt valley. The initiator of the building of this custom was representative of the local population – Juan Cased Vlad, who was a pioneer in the industry of salt structures. Some time later, the hotel was able to accept only 24 tourists (12 rooms on 2 places) and having only one bathroom has received visitors and gained an enviable popularity travelers. But, the location of the hotel, in the heart of the valley, as already mentioned, provoked the manifestation of environmental problems and issues related to sanitation. In 2002, the hotel was dismantled. Continue reading
It is well known that the level of service in any hotel in any point of the globe depends on its classification — it could be the European system of “stars” or Asian-African scoring system that took as a basis the Indian national system. However, you should always remember that single world and generally accepted classification does not exist, as there is no global authority that assigns a certain number of “stars”. Each country has its own peculiarities that distinguish the classification of, for example, the Turkish hotels from Russian or French. On the other hand, many of the requirements for the hotels, depending on stars, of course, the same. The main factors are the number and size of rooms, service, comfort, equipment in the hotel, etc Certification of hotels can be conducted at both the national and international level.
The system of “stars”, as already mentioned, mainly used in Europe and many other countries, such as Russia. China. Brazil, etc. as examples we can consider the French, Dutch and Turkish classification, as tipichnost hotels a number of stars there easily traced. Continue reading