chinese

Lotus in the Chinese desert

The desert is the resonant sand gorge, located in the Autonomous region of inner Mongolia, in Northern China, is in great demand among tourists. Recently it has opened extraordinarily beautiful Lotus hotel, designed in the form of a Lotus flower. In the local culture Lotus means rebirth, beauty, happiness, purity and spirituality.

The hotel Lotus in the desert “resonant sand gorge” (the word “Xiang” is translated as “sound”, the word “Sha” is “sand”, and “WAN” – depression). Sands in this area when driving really sound like a roar, a rumble. Ordos, the region of Inner Mongolia.

Yoga in the sand. The picture was taken in the Ordos (desert plateau in Central Asia).

View of the hotel Desert Lotus Hotel satellite. On the right you can see the railroad tracks in the form of a curved line.

The hand of the woman in the tourist open-top bus.

Also, tourists were given a map of Veliky Ustyug with streets. The city located 450 km northeast of Vologda on the leftbank of the river Sukhona, is very popular among vacationers. Continue reading

New York: legendary Waldorf Astoria sold to Chinese company

American Corporation Hilton made a deal with a major Chinese insurance company Anbang Insurance Group, selling her one of the legendary buildings in new York — The Waldorf Astoria New York, a Grand hotel on Park Avenue. The building is made in Art Deco style and occupies an entire city block.

For the pearl new York architecture and history of the Chinese buyers paid nearly $ 2 billion, to be exact 1.95 billion Is the largest deal done in the U.S. on sales of the industry. It also has an unusual detail: the insurance company allows corporations Hilton to manage the property for the next 100 years.

In the coming years the hotel will be reconstructed, called “return to glory”, says the official statement of the representatives of the company Hilton.

The most luxurious part of the hotel — high-rise towers, where are the “presidential suites” ranging in size from 150 to 190 square meters. Continue reading

Welcome to Hotel de Rome
In the building of the Hotel De Rome was once the historic headquarters of the Dresdner Bank. Today, the office Manager of the Bank was converted into a Suite, store…

Continue reading →

Notel Haven
Notel Haven. An unusual hotel in Helsinki About the Association of Small Luxury Hotels of the world I first heard in Riga. It happened quite accidentally. We walked around the…

Continue reading →

The jewel of St Petersburg
Full name: Hotel Astoria St. Petersburg Stars: 5 Type: historic hotel Number of rooms: 168, including 5 presidential suites Room price: from 8 000 in low season At the turn…

Continue reading →