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Ghana's Royal Family Got Robbed At The Radisson Blu Oslo

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  Site Where: Sonja Henies plass 3 , Oslo, Norway, N-0185
October 18, 2012 at 9:26 AM | by | Comments (0)

Apparently, the lobby at Radisson Blu Oslo can be a dangerous place. The Daily Mail reports that King Otumfo Osei Tutu II, who was visiting the Norwegian capital for a conference, had a suitcase full of crown jewels stolen from right under his nose in the lobby of the hotel, where rooms start at around $279/night.

Not too much else is known, save for the obvious fact the 62-year-old Ghanian king is pissed.

Though if it's any consolation, ex-Backstreet Boy Brian Littrell had, like, the exact same thing happen to him at a Marriott. And let's not forget the £1 million emerald ring that went "missing" from a Four Seasons bathroom.

These things happen!

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Radisson Blu Channels New York's 'Flair' From Brussels

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  Site Where: Rue du Fosse-aux-Loups 47 - B-1000 , Brussels, Belgium
September 20, 2011 at 8:50 AM | by | Comment (1)

What pops into your head when you think of a New York-inspired hotel room? Turquoise carpeting? A Nespresso coffee machine? Black walls? We only ask because those are the three main features that make up the newly-unveiled "New York Mansion" business class rooms at the Radisson Blu Brussels. Now, we know Brussels has the whole mood ring hotel concept down pat. But, New York? We're not so sure.

These rooms are supposedly going for "sophisticated," but we can't help feeling the design is a little all over the place. That armchair? The bedspread? The clashing headboard-wall combo? The only New York vibe we're getting from this room is its size (small).

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