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If Boutique Hotels Leave You Bored
The New York Times
August 13, 2006

If your idea of a vacation is staying in a Bedouin encampment in the Dubai desert, described by one guest as a "bit scary," or a converted jail in England, where one honeymoon couple said they happily began their "life sentence together," check out the TripAdvisor Web site (www.tripadvisor.com) for its list of the 10 quirkiest hotels in the world.