If you prefer travelling with special comfort you should try a journey with Japan’s ultra-luxurious sleeper train, the Train Suite Shiki-shima. East Japan Railway has unveiled the Train Suite Shiki-shima this spring. It made its first four-day journey on the 1th of May through northeast Japan’s Tohitsoku region and the northernmost island of Hokkaido.
Are you tired of long-distance flight across the Atlantic Ocean with stopovers? Now it may become much more pleasant with the innovative idea of travel service company Icelandair. Passengers who fly with Icelandair are invited to visit wonderful Iceland, to explore its culture, traditions, cuisine and do other things during stopover with a free guide in addition.
In fact, all property owners on Airbnb are vacation property managers who have to control many lettings at the same time. To make their life easier, some startups have already proposed services and platforms optimizing this business. The new Parakeet service represents keyless entry system via a cloud-based dashboard for Airbnb users.
Coworking as a new type of arrangement of people’s work of different occupations has become very popular during last years. Coboat, a new project from London, is promoting this style of work making it much more interesting, exiting and even a little bit romantic.
Not all passengers can easily endure flight. So, it is not hard to imagine that it is a kind of stress for animals as well. First the go through travelling in a cage-carrier in a crowded airport with a stint in quarantine, and finally — a long-lasting and boring flight. In order to make animals’ life easier, a new terminal named The ARC is going to be built in JFK, New York. The ARC will cost USD 48 million and will be able to provide animals with warm welcome and hospitality before flight.
We always dream about some magic button that can make our dreams true with one push. Some convenient buttons already exist on different types of electronics and appliances making our everyday life much more comfortable. New button that imitates climate of any point of destination was presented at Stockholm Arlanda Airport to help travelers feel weather before the flight.
Mini-bars in hotels are real treats for human nature. It’s hard not to taste snacks, sweet bars, beer and other delicious food from mini-bars, because they are in direct accessibility. French fashion brand of women’s clothes Pimkie decided to take on this tiny rebound and adopted a handy format to sell clothes and accessories of latest collections just right in hotel rooms.
Worldwide renowned service AIRBNB and the like companies continue to expand service range. Recently in this industry it was announced KinkBNB service connecting kink-friendly and sex-positive travelers and hosts all over the world. This time AIRBNB Company picked another category of customers — cannabis-friendly travelers. Now they can use service B&B (that means Bud and Breakfast) to travel at their leisure.
In various corners of our planet, we can already find nudist friendly or swinger friendly hotels “for adults only” and even sexually-oriented cruises. However, until recently, the niche of private homes rentals in this field wasn’t occupied. Now there is KinkBNB — service connecting kink-friendly and sex-positive travelers and hosts all over the world. It is similar to Airbnb — online-platform for people to rent out private lodging — but having such a piquant specialization.
Flight delays are quite common but nevertheless unpleasant. Frequent flyers usualy know how to kill some time: they have books, crosswords, a long list in Google Reader etc. But for travelers who weren’t planning to stuck in the airport, the Netherland’s VertragingsApp offers a new reading experience – stories organized by the time it takes to read them.