USA

  • A butler and cheese specialist work at the presidential suite at Washington's Park Hyatt hotel. (Park Hyatt)
  • An apple pie guests can enjoy during the inauguration at the presidential suite at Washington's Park Hyatt hotel. (Park Hyatt)
  • The living room of the presidential suite at Washington's Park Hyatt hotel. (Park Hyatt)
  • The piano and dining rooms of the presidential suite at Washington's Park Hyatt hotel. (Park Hyatt)

The Luxurious Inauguration Experience

Published January 17, 2013

Most of the 700,000 visitors expected to come to Washington to witness President Barack Obama's second inauguration will spend their time waiting in long lines, braving the cold and fighting the crowds. But for those who can afford it, the inauguration can be a luxurious and privileged excursion tour.


You May Like

Tired of Waiting, South Africans Demand Change ‘Now’

With chronic poverty and lack of basic services largely fueling recent xenophobic attacks, many in Rainbow Nation say it’s time for government to act More

Challenges Ahead for China's Development Plans in Pakistan

Planned $46 billion in energy and infrastructure investments in Pakistan are aimed at transforming the country into a regional hub for trade and investment More

Audio 'Forbidden City' Revisits Little Known Era of Asian-American Entertainment

Little-known chapter of entertainment history captured in 80s documentary is revisited in new digitally remastered format and book More