Showing posts with the label Hotels

The thorny issue of Hotel Security

As an avid female business traveller who occasionally travels alone, I know all too well those nagging feelings of insecurity, especially when one checks into a Hotel for the first time. I place my personal (including possessions) security as a high priority and thankfully Hotels are now beginning to take this viewpoint more seriously these days, especially within the EU borders. I’m pleased to see that Hotels particularly in the EU are taking some positive measures to improve Hotel security and safety overall and the decision of the EU to hold all Hotels responsible for the contents has made a great difference.

For example in the UK, a Hotel is liable for damage or loss to guests’ property caused by negligence or breach of contract. In other circumstances, the Hotel may limit its liability to £50 per item and £100 per Guest (or if in Greater London, £750 per item and £1,500 per guest) so long as it has a correct and prominently displayed notice to this effect in its reception. Each …

New hotel into old TWA Flight Center at JFK

New York governor, Andrew Cuomo, today announced plans for MCR Development’s proposed TWA Flight Center Hotel at JFK Airport.

The development is expected to guarantee the preservation of New York JFK's most iconic old terminal.

Tyler Morse, CEO of MCR Development, said: "The TWA Flight Center Hotel will celebrate and preserve Eero Saarinen’s masterpiece, returning the landmark to its original glory and re-opening it to the public.

"The TWA Flight Center Hotel will be an economic engine and a world-class airport hotel, creating approximately 3,700 construction and permanent jobs, 505 new hotel rooms, and 40,000 square feet of meeting space at JFK.

"Whether staying the night or simply exploring, international visitors and New Yorkers alike will be able to experience the magic of the Jet Age in this extraordinary mid-century icon.

"We are proud to play a part in governor Cuomo’s effort to revitalise New York’s airports for generations to come, and we look forward t…

The world's most amazingly designed Hotels!

The design of the following hotels are best described as awe inspiring.

We know from experience, that some of them will stimulate your mind to travel, while others will make you wonder what the price per night will be!
This is the list with all the extraordinary designed hotels around the world according to tripadvisor found. We couldn't agree more!
1. Venetian Resort Hotel Casino       Las Vegas, NV, United States

3. 40 Winks London, England

4. Les Cols Pavellons Olot, Spain

5. Saint James Paris Paris, France

6.The Roxbury, Contemporary Catskill Lodging Roxbury, NY, United States

 7. Nhow Berlin Berlin, Germany

8. Grecotel Mykonos Blu Hotel Mykonos, Greece

9. La Sultana Marrakech Marrakech, Morocco

10. Hotel Negresco Nice, France

Top Modern Hotels Around the World

Even though i know that going to all these places is a science fiction scenario for me at the moment, i was very happy to do a brief research in order to inform all Perpetual Travellers about the most modern hotels one may find around the world!
Some people do not need luxurious or impressive hotels to make their vacation worthy! However, we are pretty sure that for many readers luxury is a must!
See photos of some of the top modern hotels below!
Yas Hotel, Abu Dhabi
Almyra Hotel, Paphos, Cyprus Semiramis, Athens, Greece
Hotel Habita Monterrey, Monterrey, Mexico
The Mira Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
Marina Bay Sands, Singapore
Luna2 Private Hotel, Bali, Indonesia
Crowne Plaza Changi Airport Hotel, Singapore
Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Hong Kong
Park Hyatt Hotel, Beijing, China

10 amazing views from your hotel room

Alila Villas Uluwatu
Bali, Indonesien

Atlantis, The Palm
Dubai, Vereinigte Arabische Emirate

explora Patagonia
Nationalpark Torres del Paine, Chile

Hotel Brunelleschi
Florenz, Italien

InterContinental Thalasso-Spa Bora Bora
Bora Bora, Französisch-Polynesien

Jade Mountain Resort
St. Lucia, Karibik
Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort
Saariselkä, Finnland

Shangri-La Hotel Paris
Paris, Frankreich

Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve
Dorado, Puerto Rico

The Prince Park Tower Tokyo
Tokio, Japan

Source: tripadvisor