United Arab Emirates

The luxurious Mina A’ Salam hotel is a majestic mansion in a Palace-style building overlooking the picturesque Discover Dubai’s past and go back in the days when sailing was the main activity on the coast of the Persian Gulf.

The Mina A’ Salam hotel, whose name in Arabic means “haven of peace”, as if the gateway to the luxurious resort Madinat Jumeirah. It is from here started winding paths amidst landscaped gardens and numerous water channels, like a delicate spider’s web which stretches across the resort. Thus the water taxi “Abra” can take guests to every corner of the vast territory from numerous world-class restaurants, bars and cafes, Spa-center Talise Spa and a shopping centre Souk Madinat Jumeirah, designed in the style of a traditional Arab market and bringing together dozens of fashion boutiques, shops and galleries.

Filled with Oriental hospitality, Mina A’ Salam hotel is happy to welcome both discerning business travellers and guests travelling with family or friends. Continue reading

The most unusual hotels in the world

Hotels in the world very much, some of them attract customers “mnogovektornosti”, luxury and level of service, others have a quaintness and extravagance, and still others combine both. What are the most unusual hotels in the world?

The Sala Silvermine (Sala, Sweden) is located at a depth of 155 metres in a former silver mine. The hotel room is only one, but there is also a Banquet hall for 60 people. The hotel is not empty, and wishing to stay there must book in advance.

Besides underground, there are underwater hotels. One of them was on archipelago Key Largo (Florida, USA), popular among American divers. The hotel is converted from a mobile undersea laboratory and shipped at 9-meter depth. Thanks to the large portholes, guests have the opportunity to admire the beauty of the underwater world.

Another is Poseidon Undersea Resort in Fiji, comprising of 73 rooms, of which are located at a depth of 15 meters under water, including a gorgeous Nautilus area of 300 sqm with glass walls. Continue reading

The history of the hotel “Bristol Zhiguli”

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

The best hotels for honeymoon
Wedding night and honeymoon the newlyweds prefer to spend not at home but somewhere more romantic, a lovely room with a huge bed strewn with rose petals, Jacuzzi and a…

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The haunted hotel
The hotel Crescent Hotel & Spa, Arkansas, USA When the phrase "the haunted hotel" in mind, usually come ancient castles of Europe, steeped in hundreds of years of history and…

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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…

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