Sometimes movie characters are not only people, but cities and their hotels. We decided to find out in which hotels were filmed and the most interesting-grossing films of recent years and go to feel like a star
“Midnight in Paris”
The woody Allen film inspires a trip to Paris: Montmartre, the Seine, Latin quarter, Museum de l’orangerie and Rodin. The Director lovingly showed how the beauty of the city today, and the appeal of his 20-ies, where the protagonist. In addition to the iconic places of Paris, its boulevards and narrow streets, the Director has made a film hero and legendary hotel Le Bristol . where they filmed some scenes. For example, in the screen appears frequently the room in which the characters live, — Panoramique Suite with balcony in flowers, with a breathtaking view over Paris. The shooting took place also in the lobby and at the entrance.
Shooting a film with Angelina Jolie and johnny Depp starring mainly took place in Venice. Director Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck wanted to show the city from a new angle, as Venice, like Paris, and all the time flashes and then on the photos. Thus, we see how historical and contemporary dynamic of the chase across the rooftops and canals. Continue reading
Of the 16 eight carpets located in Paris, and these are the most famous hotels of the city. The legendary Le Bristol opened in 1925 on the fashionable Rue du Faubourg-Saint-honoré, today the famous three Michelin stars restaurant Epicure, under the leadership of one of the most famous French chefs – Eric Frechon.
The hotel Plaza Athenee on the Avenue Montaigne in 2013 celebrated the 100th anniversary from the date of opening. Thanks to its long history is one of the most legendary hotels of Paris and its restaurants and bars to visit for many tourists coming to the city. Le Meurice attracts shoppers a convenient location on the Rue de Rivoli, near the Tuileries Palace and the boutiques of high fashion brands. In this building the hotel is since 1835. It was visited by Franklin Roosevelt, the President of France, Dumerc, Rockefeller, Rudyard Kipling and many other representatives of political and literary Bohemia. At Park Hyatt Paris-Vendome location is also convenient for those who prefer the brand of class “luxury” – on the famous Rue de La Paix, near the Louvre and Rue de Rivoli. Continue reading