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
“The Bourne Identity”
The elegant and refined hotel in the heart of the French capital near the Louvre Museum and the Tuileries garden was known long before there decided to shoot some key scenes of the film “the Bourne Identity” with Matt Damon in the title role. However, after the release of the pictures on the screens of the guests began often to meet fans of this action-Packed story about an amnesiac former mercenary killer-CIA agent.
“Death in Venice”
The aristocrats, the fashionable writers and other popular personalities of the last century, arriving in Venice, invariably chose the Hotel Des Bains. Almost 20 years it was a guest and the writer Thomas Mann, it is not surprising that the novel “Death in Venice” Continue reading
24 September, the year of the 125th anniversary of Agatha Christie, Grand Hotel Europe presents a wine dinner with the chef of the famous writer trains Venice Simplon-Orient-Express and the house wine “Baron Philippe de Rothschild”, the credo of which is to produce the best wines in the world in any category.
Evening in the restaurant “Europe” will recreate the atmosphere of an aristocratic continental train travel vintage “Orient Express”, shrouded in mystery and intrigue, which comfortably traveled writers, statesmen and monarchs of the twentieth century. To bladams menu matched pair a unique wine Baron Philippe de Rothschild that by the glass it is possible to try only here.
The dinner menu has developed a creative Duo: the chef of Grand Hotel Europe Ian Minnis and Christian Bodiguel, a Frenchman who for 30 years headed the kitchen of the legendary luxury train with three dining cars. A menu with six changes amounted to French cuisine, famous for the diversity and sophistication of sauces. Continue reading