Tag Archives | Hotel

…The Internet should be free?


With a little bit of clever URL hacking, free wireless Internet can be yours at a variety of hot spots including airports, hotels, bookstores, and coffee shops. You’ve got to get over the fact that you’re basically stealing from the man, and that they can track almost everything you do with your now free connection, but I guess some price has to be paid, right?

[Free Internet Access]

[Via: UNEASYsilence]

…There are ten reasons why Apple should hire Paris Hilton?

Paris Hilton

In response to reports that people are paying for their stories to reach the front page of Digg, Webomatica said that rather than paying, all you need to get to the front page is a story titled “Top Ten Reasons Why Apple Should Hire Paris Hilton”. So, I’m going to run an experiment to find out: is that all you need?

Here are “The Top Ten Reasons Why Apple Should Hire Paris Hilton”:

Paris Carl’s Jr.

10. She already promotes every other product in the world.

The Apple Life

9. She could star in “The Apple Life”.


8. She could put an Apple store in every Hilton hotel.

One Night In Paris

7. She makes a lot of “private videos” that would be great for product placements.


6. She could attach a Shuffle to her Chihuahua.

Paris Hilton Bentley

5. She could advertise on her Bentley.

iTunes One Night In Paris

4. She could sell One Night In Paris through the iTunes Movie Store.

Paris Jobs

3. She would look good in a black turtleneck and jeans.


2. She has a very distinctive silhouette.

I’m A PC

1. She would make a great PC.

[Via: Webomatica]

…Poseidon will let you sleep on the ocean floor?

The Poseidon Hotel wants to give a new meaning to the term sleeping with the fishes. Currently being built off the coast of Fiji, the hotel will rest on the ocean floor, and with 60% of the hotel covered in windows, ought to provide some of the most beautiful views any hotel goer has ever seen. Set to open in early 2009, there will be 24 suites and one apartment, all done in top luxury style. It’s a whole new world.

[Poseidon Undersea Resort]

[Via: Popular Science]

[Via: Sci Fi Tech]

…Hotels should be more extreme?

Extreme Hotel

Extreme Hotels wants to offer “something new, different and exciting in the hotel sector. Delivering affordable, high value, entertaining, active, cutting edge sports based hotels in the finest extreme sports and urban destinations around the world”. Their first hotel, located in Cape Town, South Africa, features 130 “hip and happening rooms”, a variety of lounging areas, a 5 story climbing wall on the outside of the building, and all of the action sports an adrenaline junkie could possible dream of. It’s definitely a unique take on the traditional hotel style, and one that will definitely appeal to its intended audience.

[Extreme Hotels]

[Via: Trend Hunter]

…Hotel rooms can look like cartoons?

Cartoon Hotel

This room may look like it belongs in a cartoon, but it’s actually a real room in the Arte Luise Kunsthotel art hotel. Called Comic, it’s “a dollhouse-like, comic book room with papaya green walls, a sunny yellow rug, a lilac bed and a pink cupboard”. How does this room achieve its deception of the eye? “A characteristic touch is that every corner and angle is outlined with a thin, hand-drawn, black line – whether on the ceiling, on the bed, or around a plug”. Spongebob pajamas not included.

[Arte Luise Kunsthotel]

[Via: Boing Boing]

[Arte Luise Kunsthotel]