10/22/2018
Jewellery

The Italian alps is the location of this particular hotel named after Soloman, an indian Elephant which was brought all the way from Lisbon to Vienna as a gift for the Archduke Maximilian of Austria.

Many artist have been inspired by Soloman the Elepehant, portraying the animal in paintings, sculptures, poems etc.
 
The hotel of the city of Brixen is a very well-known hotel in the south tyrol area and its name was changed to Brixen´s Hotel Elephant after having hosted for 55 days the most famous elephant in the world as it was on its long journey to the Austrian capital.

After 18 months of its adventure through Europe the famous elephant died in Vienna and its differents parts were distributes around the Holy Roman Empire.