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Meurice, Charles-Augustin PERSONALITIES

Meurice, Charles-Augustin

Augustin Meurice: born in 1738 in Pas-de-Calais, became a postmaster on the Calais-Pris route. During the days before the French revolution, many of the British upper-class would travel to Paris. In Calais, the town where the British arrived after...

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PARIS: Mourby of Meurice Adrian Mourby

PARIS: Mourby of Meurice

After staying at a number of hotels where everything  -from the lights to the TV, from the window blinds to the air conditioning - is controlled by one complex  sheet of interactive glass it is rather nice to return to Le Meurice in Paris a...

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Grand Hotel Nuwara Eliya

Grand Hotel Nuwara Eliya

The hotel opened in 1891. One of the first advertisements we found dates from 1899. The hotel was the former residence of Sir Edward Barns,...Read More

Half Moon

Half Moon

  In 1954, a group of wealthy individuals including Donald Deskey, the fabled designer (among his works the Radio City Music Hall); Harvey...Read More

Galle Face

Galle Face

  "So pleasant a change from the dreary ordinariness of most modern hotels. This is an Island of charm on a charming Island." Simon...Read More

Prince de Galles

Prince de Galles

The Parisian hotel with two names! And it all started with a kiss! More than anybody else, Edward, the Prince of Wales (1910–1936),...Read More

Grand Hotel Royal (Corinthia Budapest)

Grand Hotel Royal (Corinthia Budapest)

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