Send Your Stuffed Animal on Vacation to Japan

#Travel

Thu, Oct 31st, 2013 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

According to Yahoo! Travel, Japanese company Unagi Travel, the "Japan Travel Agency for Stuffed Animals," now offers vacations for your stuffed animals.

The travel agency gives tours not to you but to your favorite plush toy. For fans of the movie "Amelie," in which a garden gnome disappears from a front yard and mysteriously appears in photos taken at tourist sites around the globe, this is kind of like that: Give your teddy a grand adventure while you sit at home. Talk about a toy story.

The odd but oddly adorable idea goes like this: Head to the Unagi Travel website and book your toy's tour. Price points are reasonable, but you pay for shipping to Japan. They send your toy back for free.

  1119

 

You may also be interested in:

You Can Travel Through Paris Almost Completely Underground
How Hard is Space Travel, in Principle?
Movable Bridges from Around the World
A Few Things We Learned on the Way to the Moon
The Paris-Dakar Rally: "a vulgar display of power and wealth."
Jan 09CaptchaTweet: Write Tweets in Captcha Form
Jan 17“A short cut through spacetime allowing for travel over cosmic scale distances in a short period.”
Jan 15“If you fell asleep in 1945 and woke up in 2018 you would not recognize the world around you.”
Jan 11How to Avoid Jury Duty
Jan 16Time Lapse of Planet Earth as Seen from the Space Station
Jan 08“Reliably bottling up miniature stars, inside complex machines on Earth, demands otherworldly amounts of patience.”
Jun 03Recycled Vacuum Lamps
Jan 22Fake Name Generator
Jan 13Walking Car Concept
Jan 04The (Very Scary) People of Public Transit
Jan 03Darth Vader Surfing
Oct 16NSFW: Norwegian Public Television Has Nudity, Masturbation and Orgasms