Everyone is talking about the second wave of the crisis, but nevertheless tourists do not cease to travel and spend large sums on vacation. In turn, for sophisticated travelers who prefer an exclusive tour, continue to build new hotels. “Business Style” presents an overview of the newest luxury hotels opened in 2012.
Jungle Beach, Sri Lanka
A new resort with modern amenities, but with the atmosphere of the jungle opened in Kuchchaveli – tourist area in the Trincomalee district in Eastern Sri Lanka. This is the first environmentally friendly resort built here after the 30 year war. The opening ceremony was attended by the Minister of economic development Basil Rajapaksa. Jungle Beach is located 27 km from Trincomalee town on a strip of land between the sea and the dense thickets of the jungle. On one side of the resort overlooking the beach and ocean, and the surrounding wild Bush. The staff here are extremely helpful and attentive: and deckchair on the best place, and rolls out the blanket, and towel under his head and lay almost dust blows away from the guests. Guests can go fishing, Cycling or just to enjoy a relaxing Balinese massage. 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
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