Each traveler is familiar with a set of leaves, invariably lying on the table in the room of any foreign hotel. These are rates for services not included in the room rate. These include laundry, ironing, room service and a mini bar. Prices for the whole set in different countries are different. But, as a rule, the more “stars” the hotel has, the higher they are.
Everything is clear with the laundry service: you don’t want to pay – wash yourself and hang your laundry on anything (an experienced traveler, especially if he travels with children, has a clothesline and a set of clothespins in his travel arsenal). However, in some hotels for budget guests there is a special rope in the bathrooms, which is stretched over the bathroom. Usually it happens in hotels located at seaside resorts, or in hotels with a swimming pool, because in reality it is intended not for pants and socks, but for swimsuits and swimming trunks. Continue reading