Just off the A357 in Campanillas in the province of Malaga, stands the mansion of the 19th century, known as El Cortijo Jurado or Casa Encantada (the haunted House). It lies in ruins for more than ten years, and just swarm around stories and rumors about the murder and the paranormal.
210-room mansion, which has a total of 365 Windows, was built in the mid 19th century the Heredia family, one of the richest families in this area at the time. The condition of the family has done for agriculture.
The legend says that the Heredia family, together with other rich families from the area, kidnapped the girls aged 18 to 21 years and used them in satanic rituals that included rape, torture and all kinds of abuse of them maimed or dead bodies.
There is no evidence to link these murders and this family, although actually young girls at the time, disappeared from the region and later their bodies were found on the banks of the river, which runs near the manor family. It is believed that there are secret tunnels under the house, through the family and carried the bodies of girls on the river Bank. It is also believed that the corpses and some of the girls buried in the grounds of the mansion. Continue reading
The hotel business is developing at a rapid pace. So comfortable rooms and standard facilities today already you will surprise nobody. Many guests are content with the service standard and ordinary room in an average hotel, but others need something different, original, unusual and often hotels of Moscow in this suffering.
In order to attract customers, the owners of the hotel business come up with interesting tricks. One of the most common tricks is the legend, which supposedly is connected with this hotel. Moreover, the legend is in most cases far-fetched, just taken out of thin air.
One of the examples of hotel with larger-than-legend is a hotel in Romania, which opened in the thirteenth century bran castle. The founders of a small hotel called the hotel Castle Dracula than trying to attract more guests. But the history of the castle is completely different – in the last century this castle was the residence of Romania’s Queen and its in those times was often called the Castle of happiness. It would seem that the visit of the Queen at this hotel, too, can attract tourists, but the owners apparently decided that the dark legend will attract much more attention. Continue reading
After the opening of the first hotel “Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts” in India — Swissôtel, Kolkata — in July, the Swiss international hotel chain has signed contracts to manage two more hotels in India: “Swissôtel Gurgaon and the Swissôtel Whitefield” in Bangalore. With both hotel “Swissôtel” works in partnership with several investment recipient company “Xander Group Inc.”, one of the largest international private equity funds.
“Swissôtel Gurgaon”, national capital region, India — opening 2013
The hotel “Swissôtel Gurgaon” is a 30-minute drive from the international airport. Indira Gandhi international airport and near the Expressway (NH 8) connecting the capital new Delhi and the world famous resort “Jaipur”. The hotel has 240 well appointed rooms and suites. The hotel will be available world-class amenities, including 2 320 sq m of conference rooms and Banquet halls, Spa and fitness center “Pürovel” 1 200 sq. m, several bars and restaurants serving various national cuisines, and a pool with exquisite design. Continue reading