Featured Articles, Travel Tips to Bologna
Mar 5th, 2010 |
The city of Bologna, the capital city of the Emilia-Romagna region in northern Italy, may as well be considered as a secondary tourist destination in Italy if compared to Rome, Florence and Venice. Yet, Bologna is a truly magical city emanating a unique atmosphere with its plentiful arcades, charming squares, quaint churches and indeed because there are not masses of tourists all around.
A cultural center since medieval times – the oldest existing University in the Western World was established here in 1088 – Bologna is also famous in Italy for its excellent culinary tradition: Bolognese sauce...
Feb 25th, 2010 |
Epoque will participate with a stand at Berlin’s Travel Trade Show
Epoque Hotels, the boutique hotels representation company, will showcase it Collection at ITB Berlin, 10-14 March, 2010. As a driving force in the travel industry, ITB Berlin gives significant impulses to an ever-growing market. Epoque’s Staff will be attending the stand together with member hotels Rocpool Reserve Hotel of Inverness, Scotland, and Duge Courtyard Hotel of Beijing, China..
Rocpool Reserve Hotel of Inverness, Scotland
With more than 180,000 visitors, among these 108,000 trade visitors, and over 10,000 exhibitors...
Feb 22nd, 2010 |
Courtesy of Casa Romana Hotel, Seville
Famous actors Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz passed some days in Seville for some scenes of the movie “Knight and Day”. They stayed at Alfonso XXIII Hotel and reserved a whole floor with the most luxury suites. The gossip says that Cruise pretended soundproof and white walls in his room.
Suddenly Tom Cruise fell in love with an apartment, property of Casa Romana Hotel, a member of Epoque Hotels, near the Cathedral. This apartment is a stunning duplex with a spacious terrace to enjoy fantastic views. Cruise decided to stay in this residence for his relaxing...
Featured Articles, Travel tips to Valencia
Feb 19th, 2010 |
Courtesy of Hospes Palau de la Mar in Valencia, here are some useful tips on what to do in the city of Valencia:
City of Arts and Science in Valencia
This futuristic “city within a city” is one of the world’s most electrifying and imaginative millennium projects. The entire compound, designed as a celebration of the 21st century, looks as though it was beamed down to earth from another planet.
Santiago Calatrava, who designed most of this complex, comments: ” I am proud of the fact that people can walk through and around the main buildings without paying. It is a city...
Feb 16th, 2010 |
Classic Chicago Boutique Hotel Receives 2010 Travelers’ Choice® award by TripAdvisor®
The Talbott Hotel, an Epoque Classic Luxury Hotel, was chosen as the third top hotel by TripAdvisor® in its 2010 Travelers’ Choice® awards category of: Top 25 Hotels in The United States. The Talbott is the only hotel in Illinois to make the Top 25 list and is currently ranked as the number 1 hotel in Chicago. Now in its eighth year, the annual TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice awards honor the world’s best hotels, earning their distinction from those who know them best – actual travelers.