Fancy heading off somewhere a little different on your travels? Sick of the usual drab hotels or mundane apartments? Well, there are plenty of places around the world that will get you out of your comfort zone, ranging from the slightly quirky to the out-and-out bonkers (we're looking at you, giant wooden beagle).
I was on The Nicky Byrne Show with Jenny Greene this morning, talking about some of my favourite unusual hotels around the world. You can listen back to the segment here, and read on to find out more about the spots we talked about...
Book and Bed, Tokyo
A Cave Hotel in Italy
Ice Hotel, Sweden
Dog Bark Park Inn, Idaho, USA
Giraffe Manor, Kenya
Plane Hotel, Costa Rica
If you want to have a browse at various wacky hotels around the world, take a look at www.gounusual.com, where you can find a multitude of unique places to stay.
(All pictures above taken from the individual websites linked)