If the word “Ritz” makes you strong Association with high-society weddings, a wealthy American couples in the dreary woolen suits, British old men in trench coats and hats and pretentious celebrities, then you probably never stayed at the Ritz Madrid hotel advertising
O n one of the three existing in the world “old Ritzi” — legendary hotels, founded in the late XIX early XX centuries in Paris, London, and then Madrid by Cesar Ritz, the famous hotel Mogul, nicknamed “the hotelier of kings.”
The hotel was founded in 1910 under the personal order of the Spanish king Alfonso XIII: the monarch, who had to attend by the time the Paris and London luxury hotels Ritz, was horrified to find that the capital of his own Kingdom, can not boast of anything similar. So the Spanish metropolis got your “Ritz”. However, from the beginning his fate was slightly different from the Paris and London namesakes. But more on that later. 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
Perhaps the most prestigious hotels, which differ in the quality of services offered and extra comfort rooms – this five-star hotel of St. Petersburg.
But what is so good of Petersburg it is? First, most of them are located in the historic centre of the city, and everyone who settled in this hotel, can enjoy the beautiful view from the window, and then walk to one of the architectural monuments of St. Petersburg. are famous around the world. The main difference between these hotels not in close proximity to the historical-architectural structures, and the service is first-class.
No one doubts that and stay in five-star hotels of St. Petersburg is distinguished by its high quality, and in many ways surpasses even the established international standards. You can enjoy the superior rooms, which are only the Grand hotels.
Moreover, most of them offer various additional services. spa centres, a wide range of business facilities, fitness centers, a fleet of vehicles, restaurants, boutiques, Concierge service, personal Butler. Continue reading