Rus News Journal

The Rostov congress - hotel Don - Plaza marks 35 - letie

On Friday, on July, 4th, the Rostov congress - hotel Don - Plaza in the past known as Intourist will start to mark the 35 - letie. As informs a press - hotel service, agency Intourist in Rostov it has been opened on July, 1st, 1954 by order of the minister of foreign trade of the USSR. The problem was assigned to it to meet foreign delegations arriving to a city and separate foreigners. In a year of the opening the agency has accepted and has served 206 foreigners. Two tourists from Denmark were the first visitors of Rostov.

Every year the southern city became more and more attractive to foreign visitors, and in 1966 Management on foreign tourism at Ministerial council of the USSR has confirmed engineering specifications on building in Rostov hostels Intourist . In July, 1973 the State commission has accepted 17 - a floor hotel complex Intourist on street of Engels, 115. On Tuesday, on July, 17th, at 12 o`clock in the afternoon of a door of hostel have revealed.

the First spouses Arsis and Nass Helmut which have arrived from Germany here have stopped, after them travellers from France have lodged. They have put the admiration into words: To us has carried! We took place in the best hostel of Russia.! in 1974 the main architect Simonovich V. I and the author of the project Pushkova L. P has been awarded for the work of the State award of RSFSR.

Julia BANISHEVSKY,