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
Luxury hotels and resorts under Sunny skies. Designer furniture, expensive restaurants and rich tourists, splashing in the ocean. But all that can change very quickly, becoming a decaying squalor.
War, weather, financial crises and man-made disasters killed many tourist palaces. Here are some of the most famous hotels empty.
Sheraton Rarotonga, cook Islands
It’s an empty building located on the coastal line of the island of Rarotonga, is still shown on Google Maps though she never had visitors.
200 rooms with tiled floors, Jacuzzi, air-conditioning, carpets and luxury furnishings, never opened its doors. Wealth pilfered long ago and the building now hiding the homeless and a local gang. Continue reading
A couple of days ago I allowed myself to criticize the hotel business in Belarus. Not to be unfounded I now as a comparison tell you about one hotel in California, where we had a chance to spend the night during the spring touring the United States of America. Believe me, in this respect, the Americans have something to learn from the Belarusians, Russians, Lithuanians.
The hotel under the name “Sierra Sky Ranch” I have chosen and reserved in advance by Booking between moving from parks Sequoia trees and Yosemite. In such a large and expensive journey means making every hour, so take care in advance about accommodation here forced necessity. Especially because Yosemite national Park is considered the third largest number of visitors after the Grand Canyon and Yellowstone and find a free a hotel nearby not so simple.
This time I decided to fork out and booked a night in a historic hotel for $ 60. This is the sum of twice the standard prices for road motels, but that’s the beauty of America that when you are ready to pay more, I know for sure that almost always get something exceptional. This time and money spent has paid off. It was one of the most exciting nights for all the time spent in America. Continue reading