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Raffles Hotel

SARKIES BROTHERS

BARTENDER NGIAM TONG BOON

The legendary hotel, the historic Raffles hotel, is the place where first goes every tourist caught in Singapore. Somerset Maugham called “Raffles” “the legendary symbol of the exotic East”. Few hotels can boast so many legendary visitors. Today, Raffles is a place visiting where you will really remember for a lifetime.

History

The hotel was founded in 1887 four brothers-Armenians – Yerevan, avecom, Arshak, and Martin Sarkisalmi and became part of a huge network of Asian hotels owned by them. Its name he received in honor of the founder of Singapore – Sir Stamford of Raffle. Continue reading

The most unusual hotels in the world

The concept of “hotel as a place to pass the night” are long gone: more and more hotels in themselves are attractions. Unusual hotels, which is to talk, a lot. In our review we present 3 nominations.

1. The most unusual material. Never know what they are doing of. You will be surprised.

2. The most unusual location or appearance. Owners of hotels are ready to go to any lengths to attract attention and be remembered.

The most unusual material.

5. Straw hotel.

Kumbuk River Hotel, Buttala, Sri Lanka

The hotel is located on 16 acres of wilderness along the river OYA Kumbukkan, where visitors can sleep in the belly of a giant elephant. Environmental two-storey hut built from grass and twigs, and on windy days the hotel starts to wiggle. Continue reading

Unusual hotels in the world top

Summer is over, but that doesn’t mean that you can’t dream of a trip to exotic places. Accommodation in a regular room with a bed and a TV seems outdated, and the following hotels will definitely attract your attention. Unusual hotels in the world top best :

An unusual hotel Magic Mountain, located in Chile.

Nature lovers will not remain indifferent to the incredible mountain hotel. Located in the heart of the private reserve Huila Huila in Chile (South America), it was built in 2001 wood and stone. From the top of the building down to the base of the waterfall with clear water. In winter, the building is completely covered with fluffy snow. Interesting is the fact that the hotel is named after a favorite book of one of the owners — “the Magic mountain” — the story of magic mountain, which can grant wishes. If your wanting a quiet and peaceful stay, it will become a reality.

The hotel offers a variety of recreational activities: walks on the wild nature, horse-riding, Golf and hot Jacuzzi, in making which you can behold the entire forest. If you prefer privacy, “the Magic mountain” is the right choice — the hotel has only 8 rooms, the night in which will cost you about 250 — 400 dollars a day, and not around a lot of lyubopytnye. Continue reading

Amazing Alberta
The Fairmont Banff Springs is probably familiar to anyone who has visited the town of Banff. External architectural beauty and grandeur of the hotel, complemented by exquisite interiors. Interestingly, however…

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Most unusual hotels of Saint Petersburg
St. Petersburg is one of the most popular tourist cities not only in Russia but throughout the world. Lively avenues, the famous St. Petersburg courtyards, the legendary architectural monuments, drawbridges,…

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Legendary hotel in the center of Odessa will again change its name
The international hotel operator Starwood Hotels & Resorts will take under his control one of the oldest hotels in Odessa – Bristol. The owners are businessmen Borys Kaufman and Alexander…

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