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Guest Post: Katherine Marty of Super Happy Funtime Burlesque in Globe, AZ

The Budget Motel — Globe, AZ Katherine Marty hates camping, which is why she has spent the last three years touring the country in a school bus. She tweets @liferstate and posts intermittently on Tumblr: katherinemarty.tumblr.com. Her troupe is probably coming to your city: www.superhappyfuntimeburlesque.com Oct. 21-23, 2013 The Budget Motel in Globe, Arizona is […]

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Fun City Motel — Las Vegas, NV

Fun City Motel is located quite near the “fabulous Las Vegas” sign on Las Vegas Blvd., past the Stratosphere and Circus Circus, where the strip ends and the seediness begins. Fun City is not the murderiest of these motels (that’s The Oasis, which is hard to get a room at) at first glance, and still […]

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Hotel Florida — Tokyo, Japan

It’s hard to find a good napping hotel in the States, but Japan sees nothing wrong with a short stay. In fact, Japan’s “love hotels” are quite common. They come in all varieties — from the chic boutique hotels, to the Hello Kitty S&M dungeon themed rooms, to the spartan and sleazy. We opted for […]

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This Abandoned Motel is Kind of Terrifying

Baker, CA is home to the world’s tallest (broken) thermometor, the Mad Greek, Alien Jerky, and this abandoned Hawaiian-themed motel. It’s always cool when you see someone has spray-painted a wall with “Welcome to Hell” right as you realize you’re standing near a dead coyote and a buzzard shows up to see what’s going on. […]

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Airline Motel — Muskegon, MI

The Airline Motel sits on Airline Rd. in Muskegon, Mich. It is one of three motels right in row — the Alpine Motel, and the Bel-Aire Motel are further from the highway. The Bel-Aire is quite picturesque, and the Alpine seems recently painted. Therefore, Airline was the obvious choice. Upon checking in, the clerk asked […]

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