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Spotting a Selection of August Travel Bargains
Spotting a Selection of August Travel Bargains

Airfare, hotel rooms, cruise tickets and all-inclusive vacations at a discount

Welcome to the first in an ongoing series of posts Spot Cool Stuff is launching on cool travel deals. Awesome airfare discounts, spectacular cruise sales, reduced resort rates, guidebook bargains, high-value all-inclusive vacations—we keep an eye out for current deals on them all, aggregating the best into a ...

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The Hidden Kitchen of Paris
The Hidden Kitchen of Paris

Behind the scenes of a secret restaurant in the French capital

If there is one dinner to plan in advance on your trip to Paris, make it Hidden Kitchen. Located in the swanky Parisian flat of two talented American chefs, this secret restaurant is where food-loving strangers come to meet and eat. Over the last few years there’s been ...

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The Best Wireless Mouse For Travel (and Home)
The Best Wireless Mouse For Travel (and Home)

Microsoft’s Wireless, Wonderful Arc Mouse

"Elegant" and "Microsoft" are usually not words that go together. Yet somehow those adjectives managed to meet up in the cool, wireless Microsoft Arc Mouse. The Arc Mouse (or "Arch Mouse" as many people spell it) strikes a sleek wing-shaped silhouette when it sits open on a desk. ...

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The Guatemala Bat Cave
The Guatemala Bat Cave

Bruce Wayne’s favorite attraction in Central America

To make the final leg of the journey to Guatemala's Lanquín Caves (Grutas de Lanquin) intrepid travelers have two options: The first is to walk the path along the banks of the Lanquín River. The second is to take float down the river on an inner tube to—and ...

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Controversy Tram Inn:
The Recycled Hotel
Controversy Tram Inn: <br />The Recycled Hotel

All aboard a quirky overnight in Holland

Spot Cool Stuff has seen our share of art made from found objects. One of our favorite Caribbean beach bars, Antigua's Dune Preserve, was constructed largely with beach-scavenged goods. But the Controversy Tram Inn, located in the village of Hoogwoud, Holland, is the only hotel we know of ...

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The World’s Tallest Wooden Skyscraper
The World’s Tallest Wooden Skyscraper

A termite’s dream

Where else would the world's highest wooden house be located other than "The Wooden City" (which, as the arboreally astute among you may know, is Archangelsk, Russia)? Archangelsk earned its nickname because of its numerous wooden dwellings. The town of 350,000 in northwestern Russia near the White Sea ...

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