In many large cities, people not moving around the city, and beneath it on the subway. This kind of underground transport has appeared for a long time that gives the opportunity to relieve the roads from heavy traffic. However, the metro not only helps to organize the movement around the city, making it fast and comfortable, but also provides an opportunity to get to know the culture of the people, feel the usual rhythm of life of this place. Do not forget that the Metropolitan one country is very different from the underground of another state, some metro stations are interesting attractions that are proud of the residents and visitors admire. Modern metro is a convenient transportation system that attracts your comfort and cleanliness, because the cleaning is conducted regularly in them.
Stockholm metro. Sweden
This metro looks like a Museum, since all its stations designed by artists. The Stockholm metro stations are an art gallery, sculpture rooms, and even the wild cave. 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
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