We are thoroughly trained to expect backgrounds and historic context. This hotel presents one of the rare exceptions in the list of The Most Famous Hotels in the World. Here, the brain doesn’t immediately reach the right conclusion. When we se...
Whenever I am in Frankfurt, I have always been seeking a chat with head concierge and legend-of-the-house Juergen CARL, who is one of the most interesting personalities of the trade. Later I find myself sitting on the terrace in the charming courty...
FROM PALAST HÔTEL TO PREMIER PALACE
Our book about the legendary Kyiv' hotel — available in 3 languages. Ukrainian, English and Russian.
In the years of 2019–2022, the Premier Palace Kyiv commemorates 110 Year...
The Ritz Madrid is one of the classic elegant European grand hotels. It welcomes us with all the luxruy of a bygone time, elegant and refined, yet state-of-the-art und in fact very contemporary.
From the preface of our book on the Ritz:
What a thrilling research time we have spent at the Grand Hotel Rome, as it was called when we started our work. When we checked out, it had been renamed St. Regis Rome.
It sits right in the the heart of Rome, all the city's great...
Since decades “The Oriental”, as it is affectionately known by travellers from all over the globe, leads the lists of all "best-hotels-in-the-world" publications.
Moreover, it is an institution of hospitality. It offers ± 4...
At the Binnenalster, Hamburgs "city-lake", the second prestigious hotel of the city, one of the most enjoyable retreats of the country. It was here that we launched the third book in the series THE MOST FAMOUS HOTELS IN THE WORLD (1989).
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
Happiness is made to be shared, knew the great French dramatist Jean Baptiste Racine (†1699).
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