Books tagged with: Vienna

Hotel Imperial – Wien / Vienna, Österreich / Austria (bilingual Deutsch / English) Edition Raconteur

Hotel Imperial – Wien / Vienna, Österreich / Austria (bilingual Deutsch / English)

One of Vienna's most famous palaces has been turned into a hotel. That was in 1873. The decade preceding this change saw Vienna und...
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The Cafe Central Treasury –  Vienna/Wien, Austria/Österreich (English/Deutsch) Treasury Paperbacks

The Cafe Central Treasury –  Vienna/Wien, Austria/Österreich (English/Deutsch)

This book is bilingual (Deutsch & English): Heinrich Ferstel built it, the world visits it. The Café Central at the Palais F...
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Hotel Bristol – Vienna, Austria (English) Classic Edition

Hotel Bristol – Vienna, Austria (English)

George Gershwin was working here on “An American in Paris”, the Maharaja of Patiala borrowed the Bristol’s chef for h...
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The Sacher Treasury – Vienna, Austria (English) Treasury Paperbacks

The Sacher Treasury – Vienna, Austria (English)

The Hotel Sacher is a Viennese institution. It opened its doors in 1876. Franz Sacher, the father of the Original Sacher Torte, invente...
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Hotel Bristol – Wien, Österreich (Deutsch Leder Edition) Leather Bound

Hotel Bristol – Wien, Österreich (Deutsch Leder Edition)

Die Geschichte des 1892 eröffneten Wiener Hotels Bristol ist voller interessanter und liebevoller Details. In episodenhaften Erz&a...
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Vienna Hilton – Moments Larger Than Life, Austria (English) Individual Books

Vienna Hilton – Moments Larger Than Life, Austria (English)

The Hilton am Stadtpark (Hilton Vienna) was Vienna's first Hilton hotel. After employing some of the most flamboyant general manage...
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Imperial – Vienna, Austria (English Leather Edition) Leather Bound

Imperial – Vienna, Austria (English Leather Edition)

Only 50 books of this edition were bound in leather by our dedicated bookbinders. They arrive autographed by the author. Vienna aroun...
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Hotel Regina – Wien, Österreich (Deutsch) Individual Books

Hotel Regina – Wien, Österreich (Deutsch)

Read about Franz Joseph I., the architects Ferstel and Förster, singer Richard Tauber,author Stefan Zweig, Sigmund ...
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Grand Hotel – Vienna, Austria (English) Classic Edition

Grand Hotel – Vienna, Austria (English)

The Grand Hotel Vienna is of greatest historic importance, as it is historically seen the oldest of all remaining 5***** hotels in Vien...
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The Grand Hotel Treasury – Vienna, Austria (English) Treasury Paperbacks

The Grand Hotel Treasury – Vienna, Austria (English)

  In 1870, the Grand Hotel in Vienna was the first hotel on the Ringstrasse. We are sorry but this book about the oldest o...
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Hotel Sacher – Vienna, Austria (English) Classic Edition

Hotel Sacher – Vienna, Austria (English)

The Hotel Sacher is a Viennese institution. It opened its doors in 1876. Franz Sacher invented in 1932, what is today protected by trad...
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Imperial – Wien, Österreich (Deutsch) Classic Edition

Imperial – Wien, Österreich (Deutsch)

Wien um 1860. Eine Stadt im Aufbruch. Franz Joseph, ein junger, dynamischer Kaiser, lässt die Ringstraße bauen. Das Stein ge...
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Imperial – Vienna, Austria (English) Classic Edition

Imperial – Vienna, Austria (English)

Vienna around 1860. A city under construction. Franz Joseph, a young and dynamic emperor, has the Ringstrasse built. One ­architect...
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Hotel Bristol – Wien, Österreich (Deutsch) Classic Edition

Hotel Bristol – Wien, Österreich (Deutsch)

Die Geschichte des 1892 eröffneten Wiener Hotels Bristol ist voller interessanter und liebevoller Details. In episodenhaften Erz&a...
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It is noteworthy that, contrary to all predictions, interest in good books is not dwindling. 

The first copies of THE HALF MOON TREASURY are being released – exclusively to our readers (and before its official launching date). 

We have released a reprint of our successful book THE WESTIN EXCLESIOR ROME, the most famous hotel on Via Veneto. 

The new edition of THE STRAND (Yangon,Myanmar), for example, receives wonderful readers' feedback — thank you for your notes and mails. METROPOLE HANOI and ORIENTAL BANGKOK were relaunched in brand new edtions. The Oriental book is the first to present the (very) complete list of all authors who had ever visited.

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Grand Hotel Royal (Corinthia Budapest)

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The man with the sign ‘Grand Hotel Royal’ awaits me on the platform at Keleti railway station. He takes my bags and me to the hotel. The...Read More

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At Angkor Wat - like around the pyramids in Egypt - virtually every hotel group of note operates a (sometimes historic) hotel. The most notable...Read More

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First of all, obtain your very own and personal copy of Marcel Proust’s A La Recherche du Temps Perdu. Inform reception tha...Read More

Bristol Vienna

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