Hotels that offer “all inclusive” for dogs. Hotels where adults are being lulled asleep by a fairytale or a unique place where work isn’t held in honor while laziness is encouraged. This is not a dream or a parallel reality – these are stalky hotel services…
One can feel itself a five-year old, going to sleep to the sounds of a story with an educative ending at Andaz Liverpool Street London Hotel. Here visitors, tired of real world, are offered a service of being read a fairy tale good night. Even writers and journalists are invited to remind the guests the stories they’ve slightly forgotten. At BenjaminHotel in New York there is a more serious approach towards the state in which people spend one third of their lives. Chances to wake up because of some kind of external irritants are bare here because dream concierge himself is the one to protect the sleeping ones. But at first you’ll have a narrow talk about your own dormancy. You’ll get assistance in picking a pillow out of numerous options that suits you very head and you will be offered a menu that consists of snacks possessing soothing properties. During bed time there will be a person who walks along the corridors with quiet steps and eliminates all kinds of sounds. His or her extremely sensitive ear will hear everything whether it is a mosquito peeping or a fridge working loudly. Then Morpheus’s colleague will by all means destroy the murmur.
For those who prefer relaxing using aroma therapy booking is open in Palazzo Magnani Ferroni hotel in Florence. Before the client checks in, hotel staff finds out everything concerning his or her fragrance preferences. And after having retrieved the necessary information, they will make sure that favorite smells subtly accompany the guest in every premises of the room. Bath robes, bed clothes as well as all the means of personal hygiene offered will smell the way you want it. The most popular odors remain lavender, mint and rose gauze, and in winter period – gingersnap and pine.
In addition to aroma therapy at Desert Lotus Hotel situated in Xiangshawan desert in the north of China, you will be offered to relax by means of yoga and meditation.
The hotel is designed in the shape of a lotus, the symbol of purity, enlightening and spirituality. These are the qualities the hotel’s guests will get help in improving using different kinds of practices.
In Italian Tirler Dolomites Living Hotel located in the Alps, any smell aside freshness of mountain era won’t disturb you. The hotel is meant for those whom dust sets sneezing, wool sets scratching and mandarins make covered in red spots, all in all for those who suffer all kinds of intolerances. The complex is made of hypoallergic wood. Curtains and bed clothes are made of natural materials and all cosmetic is only organic. Room cleaning procedure is an equivalent of operating rooms disinfection. People with pets aren’t welcome here. Cats and dogs able to violate sterility of the establishment are a strict taboo.
Boston hotel Nine Zero, on the contrary, gladly salutes guests with wild world representatives. Here they are offered service that equals to the one for humans. There is a special menu with detailed description of a dish’s contents, calorific value and useful properties as well as service of accompaniment for a walk, comfortable separate bed and even a spa salon where massage, hairdo, cosmetic and treatment procedures can be ordered for your Maxes.
Distribution of your pet’s leisure time will be taken care of in Su’ruff recreation camp in California. While you’ll be lying on a sun bed sipping your cocktail, not only will your doggy learn how to shake or bring slippers but will also master real surfing. Experienced coaches will strike the right note in every four legged friend. And soon you won’t need to look for company to catch a wave.
One of the most unusual services is offered by The Westin San Francisco Market Street hotel. Here guests shouldn’t worry about their hands hygiene their gloves cleanness. All coins that go through a separate cash desk are thoroughly polished by experts. Such a service is offered here since as early as 1935.
And here is a heaven for lazy people – BernerhofHotel was created, despite their mentality, by naturally hardworking Swiss. Such services as a gym or a pool aren’t available here. On the contrary, owners advocate pure rest from any kind of physical exercise. Guests that have rest from everything at all are affixed special step counters and are advised to move as slowly as possible. By the end of the day having compared all the “lazy accomplishments” personnel of the hotel will award the one who was doing nothing more zealously than everyone else, with a special price – festive dinner, delivered directly to the room, of course.
Once upon the time, Pygmy peoples lived on the west coast of Africa. They did not have any conflicts with anyone. When they were hungry, they went hunting, picked up nuts and bananas. Then the Mpongwé and the Fang tribes came. After them, the Portuguese arrived and named these lands Gabon. They were followed by the French who acquired the land and declared it as their colony. Only in the middle of the past century, when Pygmies were very few, Gabon gained independence from foreigners…
Formidable waves rise up like soldiers on guard, then beat against the rocky coastline, lay down their arms and meekly retreating, crumble into a foam. Wind freely runs over lavender fields and eucalyptus groves hiding sleepy koalas in bushland. Twilight is ready to cover every living creature with a dark bucket, and the bustling nocturnal life spreads its wings. This is not a fictional world of fairy tales but everyday life of Kangaroo Island, a booming destination for wilderness and wildlife fans.
We write a lot about travelling and offbeat tourism, tell our readers about the most exotic destinations and how to put 10 dollars to good use in the cities around the world. However, we rarely think that mass tourism has the other side. Today we decided to look at the crowds of tourists through the eyes of local residents and to tell our readers about issues that face the world most visited cities.
Beaches, forests, deserts are not enough to say that you have already visited many parts of the earth. Definitely, you wanna something extraordinarily special? Why not! Humanity has flown into space a long time ago! Frankly speaking, the journey to Mars will seem too expensive even for a millionaire. After all, a trip outside the Earth costs the budget of a personal island. It does not matter: on our beloved planet there are absolutely stunning and truly cosmic landscapes!
The rich and famous first started talking about Saint-Tropez when at the end of the 19th century Guy de Maupassant paid a visit there. French author, famous for his non-judgmental realism, wrote about the warm beauty of Saint-Tropez, mentioning ‘sardine scales glistening like pearls on the cobblestones’...
Located on low hills, this country hides in tropical rainforest in the very center of Latin America. There are no beaches and modern concert halls yet it amazes with its access to wild nature. Some come to Paraguay to explore territory of the Indies, others – to get excited with ancient colonial erections, some – for shopping.
Tibet… what are you mulling over while articulating this name, drawing it in your mind mentioning the concept involved in the mild space of clouds?Tibet… There are mountains that seem to be speaking with the heaven. Here everything is penetrated with the religion and different beliefs such as culture, art, folk traditions and customs.
The Senegalese capital of Dakar is not only the most important city of West Africa, but also a city of extremes, a fascinating introduction if purpose of the trip is to "get acquainted with the Black Continent, but gently and smoothly". In addition to many civilizational and habitual to modern people attributes of life, every moment you feel spirit of Africa, at once both intimidating, romantic, off-beat and deeply alluring.
American Detroit was until recently known as the automotive capital. But nowadays it is more often than not mentioned in the context of decline and population outflow. Outlook decided to figure out why ghost cities emerge.
Incheon is considered to be sea and air gateway to South Korea since it has one of the country's largest seaports and the most spacious, world-class airport in the region. The city is growing rapidly: within just a hundred years it developed from a modest port settlement to an ultramodern industrial and tourist hub.
Among tourists, especially those from Europe, it is difficult to find people who have not enjoyed vacation in sunny and hospitable Turkey at least once, so the prices at holiday destinations are more or less known. However, what awaits those who opted for "another Turkey" and went to see the magnificent Istanbul, we would like toexplainwith the example of 10 dollars.
A function of UNESCO World Heritage Committee is to work in the most careful manner year after year on studying objects that constitute outstanding culture civilizations and are unique in their origins. Under number 569 of an impressive list of the organization city of Gjirokastër, the one from the south of Albania, is located – it is it we are going to study today through the length and breadth.
They become the place for the coolest parties, source of extraordinary ideas and unpredictable discoveries. Nowadays whole houses, temples, gardens, pools and stadiums reach peaks of their popularity – all of them on tops of buildings.
Should we have a look at notes of those who plan their trips to Spain, next to the darling of all hearts, Barcelona, Montserrat is bound to rank second. Also, the mountain of the abbey is a must-visit spot for local dwellers, too – they believe it necessary to visit Catalonia’s religious heart at least once a year.
Today in our review dedicated to the most interesting streets of the planet we are going to talk about Brivibas. The old city of Riga is truly magnificent and finely preserved part of Latvian capital. Verily here there are more tourists and less local citizens, however, 350-400 years ago around it there was nothing and city resembled inaccessible medieval fortress in semi-Scandinavian and semi-European style. All of its population could place here…
Judging by the reviews of the majority of tourists who visited Istanbul, many of them did not reach Asian part of the main Turkish metropolis, or did not have a proper walk there. The best case, they just saw SabihaGökçen International Airport and ferry docks, a destination of leisure cruses from Europe, where on the way one can feed with bread seagulls swooping overhead. For you to have morecomprehensive and diverse picture of this incredible city, we would like to tell our readers about the unique corners of its Asian part, as it is a crime to miss them.
Only an abandoned artificial archipelago with traces of extinct civilizations can better than a deserted island! Cadent splash of oars that plows blue dreams of the Pacific Ocean quells drumroll of ecstasy in your temples while preparing will and mind to the meeting with the greatest mystery of Micronesia. Nan Madol lies empty for more than one hundred years; mighty walls are gnawed away by sea salt but even in thrall of oblivion the forbidden city doesn’t lose its greatness.
Ancient Greece began with Mycenae and Crete, and the country's new history starts its record with Kalamata. It was the city where Turkish shackles were dumped for the first time, thus making way for independence. Kalamata is a place with its own temper. Within less than 200 years, it was rebuilt twice, and both times revival followed.
...The virtuoso chisel inhaled the heat of a living soul in a cold stone block and created a khachkar - an inspired narrative about the spiritual search and longing for a lost paradise, unhurriedly unfolding tenacious rings of ancient mysteries in the curls of mystical ornaments.
Even being adults, sometimes we are able to bring to life the children’s fantasies, see the stories from childish dreams, and embody what has seemed to be the fairytale. Have you ever dreamt of being in the whale’s chaps? Just imagine that you were swollen by the giant fish, and you were living there for a long time, looked at it inside, settled down there, swam and dived there?