There are amazing hotels in the world, unique in its kind, filled with history, legends and Hotel Sacher is a bright representative of this heritage. The history of this hotel began long before its construction by Eduard Sacher in 1876. The father of the owner of the hotel, Franz Sacher, being a 16-year-old boy on court cuisine, accidentally invented the world-famous chocolate cake sachertorte. The formulation of this confection still kept as the Apple of his eye. The cake is deservedly one of the symbols of Vienna, but now is not it, back to the hotel.
There is the hotel Sacher has over 130 years and during that time managed to change their owners. In 1934, the hotel was bought by the family Gurtler. The unique atmosphere of this hotel with the change of owners was not lost. Since the opening Hotel Sacher (Sacher torte, Vienna) loved to meet the cream of society: aristocrats, artists, politicians. Within the walls of this hotel stayed in legends. Continue reading
The name of one of the best hotels in Rome – Hotel De Russie – not accidentally connected with Russia: this spot was chosen by members of the Imperial Romanov family. They regularly stayed here during his travels to Rome. In addition, Hotel De Russie took Russian theater and ballet, artists and stars such as Diaghilev and Stravinsky, in honor of whom he named a bar in the hotel.
The historic building was designed by Roman architect Giuseppe Valadier, and opened in 1837. After the Second World war settled here broadcasting Corporation RAI. The rebirth of the historic hotel took place in 2000, when it was re-opened under the management of sir Rocco Forte.
One of the important advantages of the Hotel De Russie is a convenient location – a few steps from Piazza del Popolo and the Park of Villa Borghese and the Spanish steps just 5 minutes ‘ walk. Also on Via del Babuino and Via del Corsa nearby guests will find the world famous Italian shopping without borders! Continue reading