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Description of the Rooms:

1.Driver and passenger area

The passenger area is located in the front section of the front part/tractive machine and consists of a driver's seat and 8 pleasant seats covered with black and yellow leather. The floor, as in all passages of the vehicle, is made of grey and white mixed siliceous resin. The entire instrument panel has been renewed and generously covered with a root timber laminate.

2.VIP Lounge (Reception/Bar/PC-working place)

Next to the passenger area there is a VIP Lounge equipped with a bar 5 metres longl, top containers and black, genuine wooden blinds. This was manufactured using different noble materials like root timber, stainless steel, aluminium, corian, and mirrors and offers running water, a refrigerator, a sound and video projection set, a PC-working place and the central control unit for the alarm and energy systems. Opposite there is a designer couch made of the same leather as the passengers'seats. All windows are framed with root timber and can be closed with integrated curtains. The walls are made of white leather, combined with aluminium, the floor is covered with structural genuine timber. Root timber elements have been assembled on the ceiling together with chromium-plated low voltage lighting devices. The illumination may also be controlled with a dimmer as is the case in the bedroom, living room and guest room.

3. Bedroom or Conference room

The first bedroom is located in the front upper deck of the front part/tractive machine and is equipped with an electrically leveled bed which, if required, can also be replaced by a settee (couches) for use as a conference room. As far as entertainment is concerned, a stereo set- up can be found in the living room. This room is closed off by swinging doors and contains two sideboards and an upper wardrobe decorated with off-white plates framed with black oak edges and profiles. The ceiling consists of aluminium- covered plates, which are integrated by polished linking and framing profiles made of aluminium. This type of ceiling, which includes the chrome-plated low voltage lighting system, covers the entire upper deck. Moreover all the windows and roof lights in the entire upper deck are framed with polished aluminium profiles.

4. Living room

In the middle upper deck of the tractive machine next to the bedroom there is the living room equipped with two specially conceived designer couches manufactured in yellow fabric and black leather on stainless steel feet. For entertainment a "B&O"stereo set is available. The walls are covered with off-white and the floor with light grey carpets.

5. Kitchen and Dining Area

Our special kitchen is located next to the living room and is manufactured in solid wood with blue, black and stainless steel resopal surfaces. The working surface is made of white grey corian. It contains the refrigerator, stove, microwave oven and baking oven, dish washer and, of course, running water. Moreover the air conditioning device and an alarm unit were integrated. In the dining area there are a table made of corian and stainless steel with the corresponding chrome seats. Next to the dining area there is also the front access to the upper deck. The walls are framed with blue and stainless steel resopal with polished aluminium profiles. The floor is covered with siliceous resin and aluminium.

6. Pivot Mounting

The pivot mounting or turn table is located in the upper deck and links by means of articulation the front part/tractive machine and the rear part. It is equipped with two round benches made of black leather and concertina walls made of grey velour. It may be closed off from the rest of the bus with integrated curtains on both sides.

7. "Berths" or Guest Beds

These beds are located in the front upper deck of the rear part. It is equipped with a chaiselongue and a folding bed 2 metres x 2 metres with black and off-white patterned fabric. The floor and walls are covered with light grey and off-white carpets.

8. Bathroom

The bathroom is located on the left side of the rear upper deck next to the "berths". The bathroom is completely tiled, the walls white with black borders, the floor black laid diagonally. Integrated are: a large shower, a wash basin made of black and yellow laminate with chrome fittings and a ceramic toilet. The bathroom is closed off by an integrated sliding door. Opposite the bathroom there is the back access leading down to the rear part lower deck.

9. Storage Room/Garage

The storage room, which is completely covered with aluminium checker plates, is located in the lower deck of the rear part. It contains a refrigerator, boiler, wash basin, working place, storage rooms and a loading platform for a small vehicle, motor bikes or bikes. Besides the loading platform there are also two regular entrances into the rear part.

10. Engine Room

The "heart" of the entire supply system and technology is installed in this room; as e.g. the generator (Zeise Camino 8), transformer charging combination (Freedom 25/24 volt), batteries (8 items, Sonnenschein, yellow batteries SL 200), vehicle batteries ( 2 items, Banner 160 AH), vehicle supplementary technology and heating system.