Legendary hotel – witness the days of the British Empire and today remains one of the best in Singapore. In the year of its centenary, in 1987, Raffles Hotel was officially recognized as a historical monument of national importance.
And readers of the magazine Travel + Leisure for many years, recognized the best hotel out of a hundred of the leading hotels of the world. Throughout its history the hotel has seen many celebrities. Stayed here Joseph Conrad, Somerset Maugham, Noel Coward, ava Gardner, Charlie Chaplin. The hotel is rightly proud of its culinary traditions. Even Rudyard Kipling had advised his readers, when in Singapore, dine in only Raffles. And “Ridyard Kipling Suite” of this hotel, named after the Nobel prize in 1907 in literature, the British newspaper The Independent included in the top five of the author’s suites.
The hotel is ten cafes and restaurants offering traditional classic European and Oriental cuisine, including the famous Raffles Courtyard. It is located in the courtyard, lush with tropical vegetation. Here you can not only pay tribute to the fine cuisine in the atmosphere of “retro” style, but also dance to the sounds of a small orchestra, ispolnyaetsya 20– 40-ies. The traditions of a brilliant past in Continue reading
One of the most famous hotels in new York located in the heart of Manhattan. At walking distance is the Museum of modern art, Carnegie Hall, boutiques Tiffani’s and Bloomingdale’s, Broadway theaters, Central Park, Rockefeller center, Aspir-state building and many other iconic places in the city. Built in 1904 the hotel is a real masterpiece of architecture of the early XX century: the curved lines of the facade, fanciful Bay Windows, decorative arches and graceful curves of the roof (not to mention smaller exterior parts) – I invite you to look inside and explore the interior of this magical Palace, literally fascinating to the casual viewer. The interior design also deserves special attention. Ostentation beginning of the last century: crystal chandeliers, beautiful tapestries, elegant vases, of slender columns surrounds guests by serving only a necessary but an amazing addition to impeccable service and sincere hospitality of the hotel staff. During the renovation of the world famous designers have managed to bring the interiors of the rooms are decorated with custom-made furnishings, silk fabrics and antique detail, past the exquisite décor of the era of king Edward VII. Continue reading
The human imagination is the main tool to attract customers in any business, whether it is construction, industrial or hotel area. Original solutions always attract attention, and often the recognition of potential consumers. The most striking example confirming this thesis is the unusual popularity of hotels, which, thanks to the imagination of their owners, are in high demand from guests. This method should take note of all owners of facilities – with some creativity, originality and imagination, you can transform even a cheap Moscow hotels. located somewhere on the outskirts of the city, in a stylish and popular place.
Stay at a depth of 21 feet
One of the most original in the world of hotels is an underwater hotel called “Jules Undersea Lodge” in Florida. The entrance to this hotel is at a depth of 21 feet under water and accessible only for lovers of extreme sports and scuba diving. Although this unusual hotel is equipped with all necessary for comfortable rest, at the same time she can take no more than a few guests – on Board the bathyscaphe only two rooms. In each of the rooms has a huge window through which you can watch the life of underwater inhabitants. Continue reading