Recharging the New York way in an “energy pod" at wellness company Thrive Global. A nap takes the same amount of time as a coffee break or cigarette break, says the founder of the company behind the MetroNaps sleep capsule. Photo: AFP

Caught napping in New York: sleep pods, cabins, hammocks offer respite for the rest-deprived in city that never sleeps

Pay-for-sleep businesses take off in New York, where bad commutes and long hours leave party animals in need of a recharge. Choose from a zero-gravity pod, a wooden cabin, ‘energy pod’ or, soon, a hammock on the roof

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Recharging the New York way in an “energy pod" at wellness company Thrive Global. A nap takes the same amount of time as a coffee break or cigarette break, says the founder of the company behind the MetroNaps sleep capsule. Photo: AFP
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