Day: November 7, 2014

18 Unique Hotels From Around the World

November 6, 2014 Wow. We thought the post on the coolest hotels in each state (see here) was amazing, but boy, oh boy! You are in for a TREAT! Some travelers think that the place where you lay your head on the road is just that – a place to sleep, or change clothes. But there are some trips where the accommodations are the main attraction. To the more daring traveler, the flower-quilted double bed and lacquered furniture of a typical hotel room is just plain boring. For the intrepid, quirky and adventurous globetrotter, here are 18 unique hotels from around the world. Check these hotels out and be prepared to be blown away: 1. Hotel Ještěd, Czech Republic link Czech architect Karel Hubáček is responsible for the retro-futuristic tower rising over 300 ft (91m) above majestic Ještěd mountain. The building itself has a futuristic flare (or at least “the future” according to the 60s) both inside and out. link The tower was designed to naturally extend the silhouette of the mountain it tops, but isn’t merely …