suttner meets rossevelt

From our book HOTEL BRISTOL VIENNA: During his visit to Vienna in April 1910, US president Theodore Roosevelt met with Austrian peace activist Bertha von Suttner (president of the International Peace Union). Both had received the Peace Nobel Prize, Suttner was the first woman to receive it in 1905, Rossevelt was the first US American (1906). More…


The Westin Excelsior, Rome

The Westin Excelsior, Rome (1906)

“The Excelsior - like the Colisseum or the Vatican - is a synonym of Rome. Located at the apex of the Via Veneto, the…more