Unusual hotels of the world
Poseidon Undersea Resort – a unique resort located on the island of Poseidon. The island gives guests the twin-engine plane from Nadi airport (Fiji). Poseidon Undersea Resort consists of 73…

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World hotels: Hotel Lungarno, Florence
Hotel Lungarno was the first school in the collection of hotels Salvatore Ferragamo: the current head of the fashion Empire Leonardo Ferragamo decided to continue the tradition of hospitality of…

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Burj al Arab — the most luxurious hotel in the world

Hotel Burj al Arab (literally “the Arab tower”) characterizes itself as a seven star hotel. Its worth the sail in the sea at a distance of 280 meters offshore on an artificial island . connected to the mainland by a bridge.

In the interior of the “Burj al-Arab” was used about 8000 square meters of 22-carat gold leaf . Here also is the highest atrium lobby in the world (180 meters), and the night in one of the world’s most expensive hotels will cost from $1 500 to $28 000.

The hotel Burj al Arab, more popularly known as the Sail, not the standard rooms. All 202 suites. All rooms are two-storey, and the smallest area — 170 sqm while the largest — 780 square metres, the Hotel is a symbol of Dubai . I have lived in many expensive hotels, but this struck me. It is really different from all the others. Before the crisis room in Burj al Arab had to be ordered at least six months. Continue reading

The most unusual hotels in the world.

Portal Oktogo continues a series of stories about the most unusual hotels in the world. Today you will learn about five places worthy of the attention seekers of diversity. In the process of preparing materials, we pay special attention to the selection of photos because most of us are visual creatures and the old adage that it is better to see once, for us, very much so. Some of the hotels mentioned in the stories were so many interesting photographs that we have decided in the future be sure to post them as separate posts, so stay tuned.

Hotel Kakslauttanen, Finland

A complex of 20 traditional Nordic huts igloos built from snow, and glass. The hotel complex is situated in the legendary Lapland, 250 km above the Arctic Circle. The area of each of the rooms – less than 50 sq. m. but this small space is completely covered by a dome of clear glass. To watch the Northern lights illuminating the night sky, tourists can not get up from the comfy beds. Continue reading

Top 12: The highest hotels in the world

The highest hotels in the world reach to the sky, literally exceeding the height of luxury. From new York to Hong Kong, most prominent developers and business moguls are spending billions of dollars on creating the most outstanding hotels, skyscrapers, trying to outdo all the other buildings of the same type. They build up, as if cities and countries are competing for the exclusive title of possessing the highest super structures (actually they are).

Regardless of whether they are a source of national pride, or simply an irrepressible race for first place in the ever competing world of luxury tourism, hotels stop at nothing to create towers that include everything from presidential suites to the casino on their rooftops.

Most of the hotels are not so luxurious that not accept less affluent travelers, although in such hotels, you will still have to spend much more than you’re used to. However, a few months of saving on everything, and you can afford to spend a few nights in one of the tallest hotels in the world. Continue reading

Recommend hotel in Italy Baglioni Hotels
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…

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10 most famous abandoned hotels
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,…

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