The hotel is located in a historic XIV century, previously owned by the family of the rulers of Verona Scaligeri. In recent years, was carried out an intensive renovation of the building, which were renovated and refurbished rooms and other rooms. With distinctive style and sophisticated elegance, the hotel enjoys a deserved international fame due to the good service and the beauty of the interior. As it was for centuries, the hotel Due Torri Hotel Baglioni continues to serve as a second home for many well-known figures of culture, politics, art.
In 1674 the building was first used as a house for guests, and in 1882 was established here at Grand Hotel Imperiale. In my time here lived such famous people as Mozart, Goethe, the Austrian Archduke Maximilian, king of Naples Ferdinand IV, king of Spain, Charles IV, the Emperor of Austria Franz I, Giuseppe Garibaldi. There were important historical events: the coronation for the French throne who was in exile of Louis XVII, Vilafrancada the signing of the peace Treaty between Napoleon III and king Victor-Emmanuel II, Archduke Ranieri of Austria and the Marshal was about to fall. Continue reading
In England the ghosts are especially cherished, they are proud of and considered a national treasure. Only in England can be found road signs “Beware of ghosts!”. More than half of the population believe in their existence, and one in seven claims to have seen a Ghost personally. Ghosts is part of the culture of this amazing country, whose inhabitants are very careful in their traditions and culture.
Only in England there are such unusual institutions as “Ghostbusters” or “the Club of experts of ghosts”, as well as a Spiritual society with its own traditions, which at different times were such famous people like Conan Doyle and Stanley Baldwin, who became vposledstvii Prime Minister. On Halloween in England is an international gathering of Ghost hunters, and in may at the Abbey Bish (County Buckinghamshire) is a festival of ghosts. Continue reading
The Savoy, Missouri
Missouri is a place known by the secrets associated with fascinating stories of Ruskin bond. But the most infamous building in the area is the hotel Savoy, built in 1902 as a summer residence and “capital of pleasure” of the British Raj. The walls of the architectural monument in the Gothic style kept the story about the two mediums, miss Frances Garnett-Orme and miss Eva Mounstephen that in 1911 stayed here. One morning miss Frances was found murdered. The conclusion is judicial-medical examination has said that the woman was poisoned, and the poison was in the drink. Miss Eva was arrested and brought before the court, which acquitted her. They say that the Ghost of the murdered still roams the hotel in search of the man who poisoned her.
Agrasen Ki Baoli, New Delhi
The ladder included in the list of architectural heritage of India and is under state protection. Continue reading