WEALTHY WEDNESDAY: Travel vicariously through your stuffed animal … ?
Too broke to to go gambling in Vegas or to pony up the airfare for a trip to China? One Chinese entrepreneur has started Unagi Travel which, for a nominal fee, will send your stuffed animal to your desired location so that you can live vicariously through its plastic eyes. The best part? You’ll even get some photos of the journey.
If the idea sounds a little hare-brained, listen to this: A 2009 Cambridge study showed accomplishing a task or going on a vacation can be just as rewarding if experienced through someone else, so who better than Wally the walrus?