Rental Services with the uncommon assortment
Palmer, a friend, an island tram, metal and other useful and necessary things, which can be taken in the use of money
The Russians rolled items were popular in Soviet times, when the rent could and skiing, and a fridge with a TV, and even porcelain set. In 1956, the first car rental appeared in Moscow: the initiative belonged to Nikita Khrushchev, who was impressed with a similar service in the United States.
With the increasing range of products as well as rising incomes of the population the opportunity to acquire inaccessible earlier stuff, but it was not able to kill the rental system.
Today in Russia is still renting cars, horses and wedding dresses, but you can hire to take and something more exotic.
In the summer of 2010 in Moscow earned a service that has led some in bewilderment, while others caused suspicion of immorality. We are talking about the service "rented friend", who came to Russia from abroad.
In the West, this is not surprising. In America, for example, it has long been possible to hire his wife, and in Japan for a specified period, you can get the whole family.
And if the United States when renting a wife to the customer will have to provide financial guarantees and a number of medical reports, the Russian enough to the client's age exceeds 18 years, he did not drink alcohol during the meeting, and did not offer sex. Typically, the communication with another temporary place in a cafe. The service provides an hourly fee, which ranges from 500 to 700 rubles. But beyond that, you can order additional "options", such as the joint campaign for shopping, cycling or even negotiate a friendly assistance when moving. However, they will have to pay separately. By the way, if you want you can chat and cheaper, but then have to make it virtual. More:
Family pets in Russia is underdeveloped. Otherwise deal with this situation in the West. In America, it has long been acting FlexPetz system offering rent of dogs in Japan for temporary detention in apartments provide cats, ferrets and turtles, and in Switzerland, you can still rent a cow. In Moscow, turn to foreign experience one of the first decided Charitable Foundation "Zoozaschita-plus", which appeared on service dogs rental. To take that step a shelter made a large number of stray dogs, regularly coming to them. Usually, wishing to take the animal permanently come for puppies and adult dogs here at the chance to acquire a house is much lower. Therefore, the shelter staff decided to offer grown-up pupils for a few days, at least three that during this time the family could decide to leave their pet at home or not. The service is free, just need to sign a commitment to feed and walk the dog. Also in the capital can be rented pigeons. Rent birds in demand among newly married couples who love to let the birds during the celebration. Price of the service varies from 500 to 2000 rubles.
Rental "living books"
A Muslim, a Buddhist, a trucker, a former homeless man, an official - any of the representatives of different social groups and professions can be rented in the project "Living Library". It works just like an ordinary "reader" come, fills the card, select "book", examines it, and then gives up and goes away - or change to another and the reading continues. The only difference from a traditional library consists in the fact that as the books are the real people, and instead of reading is a conversation. The first "Living Library" opened in Denmark in 2000, and gradually the "living books" rolling spread around the world. As a rule, "living library" open meeting readers every few months, but there are those who work on a regular basis. In Moscow, the last meeting of readers with the "living books" was held in November 2011. To take part in it can be completely free, and any age restrictions to come were absent. Thus, the youngest reader was only 10 years old and the oldest - more than eighty. Rental of "living books" is a mixed assessment, but the creators of the project aim to dispel the stereotypes attributed to different social groups. More:
the capital's residents did not surprise hire luxury vehicles. Most often, Muscovites prefer limousines (and sometimes not even take them for the occasion, and for arrival and departure at the airport), is gaining popularity and retromashin rental. But leased carriage on the road while rare, although the number of companies offering this service, recently increased. In XVIII-XIX centuries, the coach was not only the main means of transportation, but also a measure of social status, and indicator of high prosperity of its owner. After all, you need to have the coach was still own coachman and a few horses. Rent a coach - is also not cheap. The most expensive cost to rent carriages Glass Lando. Manually harvested from precious wood on the European manufacture, have manufactured more than 80 years the crews for the noble houses of Europe, including the UK Royal Family. skiing an hour on it will cost 42,000 rubles. But it is possible to find and a budget option: hour rental Stanhope-cabriolet will cost "only" 12 000 rubles.
According to the World Tourism Organization, one of the most popular types of automobile tourism in Europe and the US is caravanning. Traveling in motor homes prefers about 17% foreigners. In Germany in 2011 the number of tourists who went to travel in their own or a rented caravan was 5, 5 million people. Begin to look closely to caravanning and Russians, and as a response to their interest in a growing number of companies who give motorhome hire. For motorhome equipped with gas heating, several beds, a kitchen unit with a stove and a fridge, and a shower with composting toilets, will have to pay from 3500 to 7800 rubles per day. As a rule, the minimum rental period is three days, but if the client decides to travel more than a week, the company will reduce the total cost by 10-15%. In addition to the payment of motorhomes, car vendor will have to leave a deposit which will be refunded to the client at the end of the journey. Russian interest in caravanning will stimulate the opening of new campsites European level, the construction of which is already underway. Details :,
Rental of luxury jewelry
Family jewelery and expensive jewelry - the service, which are familiar in the West. Moreover, it resorted not poor people: rent necklace or earrings in a few tens of carats familiar to many stars to appear on the red carpet. For example, at the recent ceremony of "Golden Globe" actress Sofia Vergara got the ornaments for $ 5 million, which was a kind of a record. But even in Hollywood and on the Cote d'Azur to wear diamonds every day is considered bad form. Another thing - the elite jewelry. Many designers are now making an emphasis on stylish jewelry with semiprecious stones. In Moscow, as in many other world capitals, goods, for which the term entrenched costume jewellery and which cost several thousand dollars, you can hire. Usually decorations shall be up to two days. rental service concludes with the client a bilateral agreement, and as a deposit will be charged an amount equal to the cost of the product; a quarter of this money remains with Distributors as a fee for use.
Limousines and even helicopter today is no surprise, but the proposal for the lease of the tram while it sounds strange. Nevertheless, such a service is already in demand in a number of Russian and foreign cities. Today you can rent a tram in Nizhny Novgorod, Irkutsk, Rostov, Lviv and Riga. And, of course, in Moscow, where you can get their hands on the legendary "Annushka", which was first launched in flight in 1911. For decades following the path of her changed several times, and now "Anna" has turned into a restaurant on wheels, which runs along the Boulevard Ring. A ride on the tram can be rented by one of the two existing routes, or to propose and agree on your own. Depending on the route will vary and the duration of the trip. The cost of renting "Annushka" is 5000 rubles per hour, plus the same amount will have to pay for the supply of trams to the indicated place. By the way, try to rent it is possible and very ordinary tram. To do this, should contact one of the capital's tram depot, for example, they are. Bauman or him. Apakova. More:
Going on vacation, you can rent an apartment, villa, yacht, as you can - a piece of land in the ocean. Pick a secluded island resort can be anywhere in the world: in the Seychelles, Fiji, the islands of Oceania, French Polynesia, British Columbia or the Great Barrier Reef. The lease term may be limited to the private island weekend or take several weeks or even months. Is that a piece of land rental elite better take care in advance. The number of private islands in the world is limited, and the most attractive offers booking of six months before the planned vacation. Prices for rental islands range from high to exorbitant. As a budget option, you can go to the island Guana Island in the Caribbean. Week stay on it will cost $ 88 000. For the money the client will receive the complete disposal of seven white beaches, and home to 15 rooms. Price premium offers in excess of $ 300,000 per week. One of the most expensive islands today - Musha Bay in the Bahamas. Week stay in five luxury villas situated on 60 hectares of land, surrounded on all sides by the ocean, will cost $ 330,000.
Unusual rental service came up with the Portuguese Carlos Gil. The rent he decided to take ... himself - as a pilgrim who goes to the holy places. Carlos Gil calls himself the "who fulfills the promise", and twice a year embarks on foot from his native Karkaisa in Fatima. According to legend, it was here May 13, 1917 the three children shepherds was the Virgin Mary. In its place was built the descent of the temple, which became a place of Christian pilgrimage. In Fatima Carlos Gil voiced prayers and their "customers," and then comes back. Path 160 km long takes in a resourceful entrepreneur for about two weeks, and of the cities where he stopped Gil sends cards to their customers. Providing pilgrim services rental, Carlos helps those who are weak and sick, or just do not have the time for a walking tour to the holy places. However, the value of his assistance in the Portuguese standards are not low at € 2500. But to make a virtual pilgrimage, with the assistance of Carlos Gila is a believer from anywhere in the world, because his services can be paid by credit card. Details :,