Travel Picks: Top 10 unusual holiday homes for rent
NEW YORK (Reuters Life!) - For holidaymakers looking for homes away from home, with a twist, travel website TripAdvisor (www.tripadvisor.com) has come up with a list of the world's quirkiest vacation rental homes.
This list, complied by the website's editors, is not endorsed by Reuters.
1. DOME ECILE, St. George Island, Florida
A geometrical wonder, DOME ECILE not only is a sight in and of itself, but it also sports beautiful beach views.
2. Calypso Castle, Skopelos, Greece
Complete with a stone tower and gorgeous views, Calypso Castle is a great rental home for travelers looking for a royal retreat.
3. Unique Hilltop Windmill Rental, Odemira, Portugal
Only in Portugal can you rent your own windmill-inspired house on top of its own mini-mountain for under $800 per week. As one TripAdvisor traveler puts it, "The Mill on the hill is rustic, homely, cozy and down to earth just the way it should be!"
4. 1926 C&O Caboose, Natural Bridge, Virginia, U.S. Continued...