laatste update: 04-2021
In 1990, the brand new Monte Palace Hotel won an award for Best Hotel Of The Year. Within a few months, it closed down and never reopened. What happened? I went to explore the story behind one of the world’s most extraordinary abandoned buildings…
THIS VIDEO IS HUGELY INDEBTED TO THE FOLLOWING
This beautifully-written blog about the history of the hotel:
Jorge Loures’ superb 2011 YouTube documentary about the hotel – this is where I got all the old photos and news clippings from:
The spectacular drone shots are from this video by Irmãos Brother:
And finally thanks to Atlas Obscura, the website where I found out about the hotel in the first place!