Hotel “Bristol-Zhiguly” hotel is located in business and historical centre of the city on one of the main streets – Kuibyshev street, which was then called Noble. The hotel is built in the art Nouveau style of the 19th century that really draws the eye of people passing by.
And now we will plunge into history.
In 1870 he began to build the mansion of Elizabeth I. Subbotina, and the construction of this building was delayed for nine years. And here, in 1879, the inhabitants of the city could see a brick building with plastered façade. Three floors of the house were the most optimal for a tavern (hotel) buildings. If you look at the plan, the building looked like the letter “T” and the horizontal part was beautiful frontage on Noble street (now Kuibyshev), and vertical into the quarter.
A little later, the mistress began to take right wing of the first floor of a shop Franz A. Neumann, and the left wing of the first floor, the entire second and third floors were entirely given over to rent for hotel. Continue reading
Who from us though time in life dreamed of being famous? Glory, respect and worldwide acclaim – it all may open before a person any doors. And if popularity was overtaken on the road of life, we don’t think about the fact that the external glitter and tinsel of universal love sometimes is loneliness and oblivion.
But glory still haunt many, and to join it is not so difficult.
Quite possibly, your friend, back from holiday, says with delight that he lived in a hotel room, where he stayed Jim Morrison! And the next time the employee will send you a postcard from overseas, which boast that lives in the room where once whiled away their leisure time by herself Greta Garbo.
Many hotels in the world, once inhabited by famous people – writers, musicians, artists, politicians, exist to this day, despite the fact that some of them go back hundreds of years. And rooms “with the name and history of” all also available to guests. Continue reading
Any phenomenon that cannot be explained from the point of view of science, scares and frightens people. We are afraid of ghosts, werewolves, vampires, bloodthirsty aliens and black magicians, however, in some cases, unknown phenomena become much closer to our real world. So, for example, happened to the ghosts that live in the famous hotels. Guests are so used to them that already don’t pay attention to strange things and events. Moreover, this hotel has become world famous and attract thousands of tourists from all corners of the globe. Unfortunately, our family hotels in Kazan or Moscow can not boast “homemade” ghosts. Ghosts are more Inns live in houses built at least 100 years ago. Most of these hotels in UK and USA. Some of them we will cover in this article.
Let us begin, perhaps, with England. The most famous Ghost of the country lives in the Ostrich hotel. According to the legend, a Ghost is the undead spirit of a former innkeeper, who was executed in the 16th century for the murder of his guests. No less popular and the Macdonald Berystede Hotel, in the corridor which can often be seen the Blue lady. In the early 19th century the hotel was on fire. Beloved master, Eliza Kleininger tried to pull from the fire your jewelry, but did not have time to run out of the building and burned. Since then, she wanders on the site of his death, is still trying resuscitology with the decorations. Continue reading