We have a special spot in our heart for hipster travelers. They, like us, have high standards when it comes to choosing a hotel. They'll often gravitate toward spots that are uber-trendy, quirky, or extremely green.
Did you spend all your time in your tree house as a kid? Or were you brokenhearted because you never had one? Well, these nine gorgeous hotels can turn your childish tree house fantasies into grown-up realities.
From feeding orangutans after a swim in the resort pool to falling asleep in a glass igloo beneath the Northern Lights, to the Russian plan for a hotel in space by 2016, we tracked down hotels that even make Google Maps smile.
Charming inns are already a refreshing break from chain hotels, but some B&Bs provide experiences you really can't find elsewhere. Here are five places to stay that offer travelers activities and experiences far beyond the norm.