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These aircraft-themed Airbnbs are being touted as a way to fly without leaving the ground – take a look at the most unique properties

Airbnb is promoting its aircraft-themed listings around the world as travellers seek ways to get back on aeroplanes. Found primarily in Europe, South America, and New Zealand, travellers can sleep in former airliners, freighters, and military helicopters. The company is promoting these listings as an alternative to the “flights to […]
These aircraft-themed Airbnbs are being touted as a way to fly without leaving the ground – take a look at the most unique properties
Lifestyle

Luxury hotels are launching ‘workation’ packages to lure in travellers who can work remotely. We checked out 3 hotels in LA to see how their amenities stack up — here’s what we found.

As companies opt to have employees work from home through at least the end of 2020, some workers are starting to indulge “workation” packages at hotels. They can stay just for the day – or overnight – and enjoy new surroundings, like poolside cabanas with outlets. Freelance writer Molly O’Brien […]
Luxury hotels are launching ‘workation’ packages to lure in travellers who can work remotely. We checked out 3 hotels in LA to see how their amenities stack up — here’s what we found.
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A private island off the coast of Maine with 3 helipads and 5 beaches is renting for $250,000 a week. Take a look inside the fully customisable retreat.

A private island off the coast of Portland, Maine, with sweeping views of Casco Bay is renting for $US250,000 per week. Called House Island, the 12-acre property boasts three helicopter landing and take-off spots plus deep-water anchorages for yachts. The takeover package includes access to the island’s three houses, 24/7 […]
A private island off the coast of Maine with 3 helipads and 5 beaches is renting for $250,000 a week. Take a look inside the fully customisable retreat.
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UK staycations could boom during the pandemic — but don’t expect a breakfast buffet or a turndown service. Here’s how hotels and holiday cottages are preparing for the rush.

Hotels, bed and breakfasts, and self-catering accommodation in the UK were allowed to reopen on July 4. Owners are hoping for a staycation boom as people rule out international travel because of the coronavirus pandemic. But accommodation providers have had to adapt to the new normal to remain COVID-safe for […]
UK staycations could boom during the pandemic — but don’t expect a breakfast buffet or a turndown service. Here’s how hotels and holiday cottages are preparing for the rush.
Lifestyle

16 small things you can do at home to feel like you’re on vacation

Travelling has become increasingly limited, but opportunities still exist to keep adventuring. People travel to meet new people, try new foods, and relax. Luckily, all of these things can be done from inside your home. From learning a new language to trying new foods, here’s a list of small things […]
16 small things you can do at home to feel like you’re on vacation
Lifestyle

5 awesome Los Angeles staycations that will save you time and money

Staycation getaways are perfect for vacationers looking to save money and time while still having a “getaway” experience. Despite Los Angeles’ perfect summer weather and beautiful beaches, you may be interested in a quick weekend break from the city. LA has staycation options for every kind of traveller, whether you’re […]
5 awesome Los Angeles staycations that will save you time and money
Lifestyle

10 tips for planning the perfect staycation

A staycation is a perfect getaway from your daily life – and it costs much less money and time than a regular vacation. Whether you decide to stay local or explore a nearby area you’ve never visited, you’ll get to see your home in a different light. Here are 10 […]
10 tips for planning the perfect staycation