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This space hotel will be ‘like going on a cruise’ or to Disney

Full-service kitchens and bars, movie screenings, and even interiors with natural materials and a cozy color palette sound like the trappings of any nice hotel. But future guests of the Von Braun Rotating Space Station — an in-the-works hotel for space tourists — can enjoy the same perks while cruising the heavens. “Eventually, going to space will be just another option people will pick for their vacation, just like going on a cruise, or going to Disney World,” Tim Alatorre, senior design architect of the Von Braun, tells design site Dezeen, which shared the first interior photos of the space station. The Von Braun, which was first announced in February, is being built by the Gateway Foundation. The organization aims to have ...