Some good info recently passed on by photog Mark Adams:
Rosalynn Carter Fellowships for Mental Health Journalism. Deadline of April 25, 2006.
List compiled by photog Colby Katz from a few different magazines of cool budget hotels…for those trips when you wanna get away from the big chains.
London & Switzerlandâ€“ from $45
Really small rooms but nice
Roxbury, NY â€“ from $85
Formerly a motor lodge now 60â€™s mod meets 21st century style.
All 11 rooms have wi-fi, fridge, and microwave
NYC â€“ from $175
Boston,MA â€“ from $159
24 hr room service and internet connection.
Thereâ€™s a Britney spearâ€™s suite!
Atlanta, Chicago, Houston â€“ from $100
Clarksdale, MS. â€“ from $50
Shack Up In
Set on a plantation, rustic cabins, bare bones
Marfa, TX â€“ from $115
Madison, WI â€“ from $110
Organic sheets, aveda products.
Fargo, ND â€“ from $144
wi-fi, flat screen t.v.â€™s, heated bathroom floors, luxurious bedding
Cody, WY â€“ from $50
Built in 1902.
Scottsdale, Az â€“from $189
wi-fi, flat screen t.v.â€™s, plush bedding, great Italian restaurant
Bisbee, AZ â€“ from $45
made up of converted vintage trailers and one 38-foot yaught.
Has an adjoining diner
Twentynine Palms, CA â€“ from $50
29 Palms Inn
Near Joshua Tree Park. Bungalows, and cabins, and cottages.
Palm Dessert, CA â€“ from $69
Mojave Desert Resort
San Francisco, CA â€“ from $109
San Francisco, CA â€“ from $79
The Hotel des Arts, near Union Square
Local artists painted the rooms and furniture in select rooms.
Portland, OR â€“ from $89
Seattle, WA â€“ from $75
Los Angeles, CA â€“ from $175
small rooms but with luxury bedding, wi-fi, and I-pods
Santa Barbara, CA â€“ from $115
El Capitan Canyon
[a former member]
2006-02-22 00:27:18 UTC
Jun 24 2006