Best castle hotels for lovers of relaxation and adherents of the exclusive places where even nature favors to your relaxation and enjoyment of life.
Take your journey into the history of Italy, after spending his vacation in the walls of medieval castles and monasteries. You don’t need a guide or a guide to learn the secrets of the Great Doge love and intrigue of the Royal families, they will be revealed to you under the vaults of the Imperial chambers and in the silence of the gardens.
Castello della Castelluccia
Many centuries ago on the site of Castello della Castelluccia . located just 45 kilometres from Rome, there was an ancient Villa. In the XIII century on the remains of it erected the amazing beauty of the castle, traces of grandeur of which are visible still through the amazing interiors of the XV-XVII centuries of the rooms and frescoes that adorn the castle. The castle is still preserved the atmosphere aristokraticheskih families who during the VII centuries owned the Castello della Castelluccia . Continue reading
Pascal Camia (General Manager of the hotel Hermitage in Monaco):
Mr. Cumia, you — born Monegasque. A lot of talk about the difference in mentality between you and the French. Is she really that big?
Monegasques are people educated in the French cul tural tradition, but with Italian blood. Such is the mixture. We feel that we are Mediterranean people, however, do not feel French. This is probably because we are only about 8000 people and we view ourselves as family and not as citizens of the state. And Prince albert II head we consider not so much the state as our family.
We try to keep our traditions, they are very important to us. For example, every time the royals celebrate a birthday or any celebration, they have picnics, all are welcome to attend the Monaco. On 12 July, Prince albert celebrates the 10th anniversary of his reign. And to celebrate he’s invited everyone on the Monaco Palace square for a great dinner with cocktails. Continue reading
Full name: Hotel Astoria St. Petersburg
Type: historic hotel
Number of rooms: 168, including 5 presidential suites
Room price: from 8 000 in low season
At the turn of XIX-XX centuries only the most fashionable hotel in the world named “Astoria”. The founders of this tradition became the Anglo-American heirs of the dynasty the Astors, who created a network of luxury hotels “Waldorf Astoria”.
St. Petersburg “Astoria”, built 100 years ago in the era of the Belle époque by the famous architect Johann-Friedrich Lidval, from the first days of its existence has gained the reputation of the most comfortable hotels of the city and one of the best in Europe. Its luxurious hall “Winter garden”, a superbly equipped kitchen, restaurants, cafes, Banquet halls, library and rooms – this was all done by the very latest technology and meet the requirements of the most demanding and famous guests. Continue reading