Vienna — capital of Austria — beautiful city at the foot of the Alps, surrounded by the Vienna woods. The city with two thousand years of history, which up to now have kept the elusive charm of the past. A city of classical music and magnificent architecture. Here come the lovers of Opera and museums, the old lovers and couples. The Grand square, palaces, cobbled streets allow you to plunge into the atmosphere of the last century. Vienna in numerous concert halls, art galleries, thanks to which the city became one of the most attractive centers of cultural and romantic holiday.
What to do in Vienna?
Vienna is a Paradise city for coffee lovers and sweets. Viennese cafes are an integral part of the city. The most popular of them — “Maria Theresia”, “Dommayer”, “Museum”, “Sacher”, “Hawelka”. In the last paintings on the walls, which were painted by famous artists as payment. Time flies by in a cafe. Continue reading
Small luxury hotels from around the world
Small Luxury hotels of the world is growing its exclusive portfolio of exciting new hotels just in time for summer vacation. These new additions will appeal to all types of leisure seekers, from lakes and mountains in the Austrian Alps, private beaches in Sardinia and Croatia and chic city breaks in Thailand and Naples.
Akyra Manor Chiang Mai, Thailand – opening July 1, 2015
All-Suite Akyra Manor is an amazing boutique hotel located in the center of Thailand second largest city . Every room is wrapped around a private courtyard with Jacuzzi in the open air and transfers of urban complexity through a stylish modern interior with some expected gadgets such as Bluetooth speakers, espresso and iDocks complete with a large library of music. Otela from the rooftop pool and bar, Continue reading
Our city was founded as a frontier fortress for protection from the raids of the “Kirghiz-kaisak Horde” the ruler of the Orenburg region I. order of Queen Yelizaveta in 1743 in Holy Trinity day. The city was destined to become a “window to Asia” – the realization of the dreams of Peter the great, and one of the first Russian towns, constructed by a “regular” urban development plan. Favorable geographical position at the junction of the Ural mountains, the Siberian taiga and Kazakh steppes, through the ancient caravan roads, connecting more with the bronze age Mesopotamia UY and Uvelka with the Great silk road, allowed the city to become a third center of trade fairs in the country after the Nizhny Novgorod and Irbit.
In 1774 the fortress by storm was taken by the troops of Yemelyan Pugachev. Still at the Holy Trinity Cathedral preserved traces of the rebels. The Cathedral houses the venerated icon of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker, was baptized there on the fabulist Ivan Krylov. The city was visited by the crown Prince – the future Emperor Nicholas II, was born here an outstanding lawyer F. N. Plevako, created the most famous poets and writers: G. Tukay, M. Gafuri, A. B. Klimov and Streams. Continue reading