A collection of interesting and eclectic pieces from around the world of travel

If you needed some extra motivation to go out and buy some new shoes, this hotel is doing its best to provide it. Here’s how the height of your heels can get you money off your drinks bill!

Read the full story here….http://www.foxnews.com/food-drink/2017/06/12/japanese-bar-offering-discounts-based-on-high-heel-height.html

Some people love getting ahead of the curve in terms of travel destinations. They’re not looking for the ‘same old Maldives-sunset-type’ holiday destinations you keep seeing on your Instagram feed.

With that attitude in mind here are 15 up-and-coming destinations around the world…http://www.travelandleisure.com/trip-ideas/up-and-coming-countries#chad-gaora-hallagana

We’re just about getting comfortable (or not) with the idea of driverless cars, but are driverless planes just a step too far – Boeing doesn’t seem to think so! Would you feel comfortable boarding a self-flying plane?

Read more here…http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/self-flying-planes-without-pilots_us_59393736e4b00610547fb96f