Old hotels - old motels - old hostels

Challenge #1 in the Nostalgic - Surprising Series series. Hosted by bolandrotor.
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"The word hotel is derived from the French hôtel (coming from hôte meaning host), which referred to a French version of a townhouse or any other building seeing frequent visitors, rather than a place offering accommodation"...yes but we need those hotels,motels,hostels who were offering their accommodation for a loooooong time and they have kind of hmm, soul is a good word for that. We would like to see those nobel and historic ones but we wouldn't mind frightening ruins. We even invite them with a warmness in our hearts.
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andre's hotel in Lodz, Poland
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Submitted: Friday, 7th August, 2009 21:17 (GMT)
Taken: Friday, 7th August, 2009
Focal length: 13 mm
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