Maldives – more than a thousand Islands in the Indian ocean, eighty eight of which are hotels. Tours to the Maldives, attracted by the beautiful weather, beaches, romantic ambience, excellent opportunities for diving and snorkeling. Giant turtles, eagle rays, stingrays, Moray eels, reef sharks, dolphins… All this awaits only you! In addition, there is always warm water in which you can “hang” for hours. Friendly staff, friendly by nature, will not leave anyone indifferent. Very beautiful nature, theme parks, banana groves, exotic and solid peace – that’s what a holiday in the Maldives . Many talk about the factor of “Robinson Crusoe”, attracting tourists from all over the world, namely, the so-called journey to the “desert island”, an opportunity to get away from the hustle and bustle of civilization and merge with nature. The combination of relaxation and recreation, perhaps one of the most attractive features of holiday in the Maldives.
The recommended time for a visit . October – may.
Weather . the climate of the tropics. Average temperature 26 – 30°C. From late December to April it is hot. From may to October the monsoon season: heavy rains, high humidity. Continue reading
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
From whimsical to downright strange – here is a list of the most unusual hotels in the world.
Hotel Propeller Island City Lodge, Berlin, Germany
It’s not even a hotel, but rather an art project, named after a science fiction novel by Jules Verne’s “Floating island”. All 30 rooms of the hotel do not like each other, but the creativity of the author not to take: there is room-the crypt room with the beds, coffins, a room with a lion cages, mirror room, room is a prison cell.
Hotel No Man’s Fort 4*, Portsmouth, UK
The building – this Victorian Fort, which was built between the years 1867 and 1880 to protect Portsmouth from attack from Napoleon III. Today it is a luxury hotel with 22 bedrooms, a penthouse in the building of the lighthouse, night club, Jacuzzi and a tag.
The Palacio de Sal 3*, Uyuni, Bolivia
The hotel is located on the Uyuni salt flats, dry salt lake in the South of the desert plains of the Altiplano. The building itself was also built from salt, and salt made most of the furniture. Impressive lobby, bar and 16 EN Suite rooms, Central heating and electricity. Continue reading