When the weather cools, the days shorten and winter starts to shows its face, then by the fireside thoughts turn to old tales of Ghosts. Here are just a few that have a series of prestigious ghosts still “hanging around”.
Normally , grown-ups are known to build tree houses for their children, but in certain cultures the grown-ups themselves live in tree houses. Read the rest of this entry »
What’s the worst hotel you’ve ever stayed in? Never mind, it couldn’t have been any worse than the Hans Brinker Budget Hostel in Amsterdam, which actually prides itself on being the “world’s worst hotel”. Read the rest of this entry »
There appears to be a run on converted airplanes as Unusual Hotel rooms. These range from the very luxurious, to the Hostel type, but all of them are “different”. I have chosen a small selection from a variety of places as examples of what is available for the curious or the adventurous. Read the rest of this entry »
Hippo Point Wildlife Sanctuary on Lake Naivasha in Kenya is the ultimate resort for Hippo Watching. Read the rest of this entry »
Tree Top Villas
The 121-room eco-resort Naked Stables features tree-top villas with Jacuzzis set on balconies overlooking the mountains, and African-inspired “earth huts” built with environmentally friendly rammed-earth walls.
There is, quite simply, nothing like them, anywhere in China. Read the rest of this entry »
The Netherlands’ Hotel de Vrouwe van Stavoren is a barrel of fun. The hotel features four rooms made from 14,500-liter wine casks shipped from Switzerland.