Month: February 2016

THE HOTEL ADLON – A Tradition of Extraordinary Excellence Is Restored

LORENZ ADLON WAS THE FOUNDER OF THE MOST FAMOUS HOTEL AND RESTAURANT IN EUROPE THAT CATERED TO KAISER WILHELM, THE TZAR OF RUSSIA, EDISON, FORD, ROCKEFELLER, PRESIDENT TAFT AND ALBERT EINSTEIN.

CHARLIE CHAPLIN WAS STRIPPED OF HIS TROUSER-BUTTONS WHEN RAUCOUS CROWDS SWARMED HIM ON THE ADLON STEPS AFTER THE BERLIN PREMIER OF “CITY LIGHTS”
AND MARLENE DIETRICH, DISCOVERED AT THE ADLON, UTTERED HER FAMOUS LINE…
“I WANT TO BE ALONE.”

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Lufthansa – A Touch of Class Above the Clouds

Lufthansa- A Touch of Class Above the Clouds BY STEPHEN ASHTON In this age of airline challenges and cutbacks it is refreshing to find elegance, courtesy and service to be the order of the day on Lufthansa international airlines. From the moment you board a Lufthansa flight in the US, you become immersed in European culture. And the timing is perfect on flights leaving from the West Coast of the US. On the evening departures, particularly after a sometimes arduous preparation, one is ready to relax and let the pressures of life at home recede like the lights of the...

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