Hotellet med soloppgang 15 ganger om dagen

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GALACTIC SUITE
(Norway)

HOTELLET MED SOLOPPGANG 15 GANGER OM DAGEN

43 har allerede bestilt plass i verdens første rom-hotell
“I løpet av 15 år kommer barna dine til å dra på helgetur til verdensrommet, sier Xavier Claramunt.
Han er sikkert optimist, men ikke gal. Arkitekten fra Barcelona leder gruppen som skal åpne det første hotellet i verdensrommet – The Galactic Suite Space Resort.
Romhotellet skal gå i bane 450 kilometer over Jordens overflate, og sirkle rundt kloden hvert 80. minutt. Det betyr at gjestene får oppleve soloppgangen og-nedgangen fra rommet 15 ganger i døgnet. Continue reading

Space hotel says it’s on schedule to open in 2012

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GALACTIC SUITE
(Spain)

SPACE HOTEL SAYS IT’S ON SCHEDULE TO OPEN IN 2012

A company behind plans to open the first hotel in space says it is on target to accept its first paying guests in 2012 despite critics questioning the investment and time frame for the multi-billion dollar project.

The Barcelona-based architects of The Galactic Suite Space Resort say it will cost 3 million euro ($4.4 million) for a three-night stay at the hotel, with this price including an eight-week training course on a tropical island.
During their stay, guests would see the sun rise 15 times a day and travel around the world every 80 minutes. They would wear velcro suits so they can crawl around their pod rooms by sticking themselves to the walls like Spiderman. Continue reading