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Diamonds are a hotel guest's best friend - in Munich!

One lucky party-goer at the Charles Hotel could win a diamond.
One lucky party-goer at the Charles Hotel could win a diamond. Image by Steven Depolo / CC BY 2.0

One lucky guest at Munich’s Charles Hotel will have a sparkling New Year as the hotel announced it will be awarding a €2500 diamond to a lucky party-goer on 31 December. Each guest’s champagne glass at the hotel’s New Year’s bash will contain a crystal, but only one will be a real diamond. A gemologist will examine the jewels and the winner will be announced when the genuine gem is found. Read more: ctvnews.ca