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Unusual Lodgings

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Vacation time is approaching and nothing says memories like a hotel in the side of a hill or one that used to house prisoners.

MSN Travel has put together a list of the most unusual hotels in the world. And while the accommodations might take some getting used to they could be well worth your money. And there’s something for everyone. For example Waitomo New Zealand features the Hobbit Motel, designed after Hobbiton from the “Lord of the Rings” trilogy. And for all you movie buffs the “Lord of the Rings” set is just 70 miles away.  read more »

Destination: Outrageous

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Forget lying down on the world's most beautiful beaches or skiing the freshest powder. For your next trip what about swinging by the Texas Prison Museum or checking out the Peabody Duck Parade?

Travel review website IgoUgo.com compiled a list of the ten weirdest tourist attractions based on recommendations from its readers. From New Zealand to the U.S. to Canada the list provides a bit of novelty for anyone looking to escape the conventional vacation.  read more »