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Architecture, Cabins, Travel

WOODEN MOUNTAIN CABIN

Studio Sher Maker’s Wooden Mountain Cabin immerses travelers in Thailand’s “middle of nowhere atmosphere.” The off-grid retreat settles into the lush landscape of Chiang Mai with a simple form and slender profile. On three sides, the steel frame structure is clad in locally sourced timber with a charred finish. The […]

Architecture, Lodging, Travel

WESTERN CAPE BEACHSIDE RETREAT

Jenny Mills Architects nestles the Western Cape Beachside Retreat on a rocky peninsula in South Africa. The property welcomes guests with an inner courtyard planted with native dune plants in a space protected from the harsh winds. Once inside, floor-to-ceiling glazing opens the main living area up to panoramic views […]

Architecture, Hotels, Travel

NOMAD LONDON HOTEL

NoMad opens its first international location with an outpost in London. Located in the city’s Covent Garden, the NoMad London Hotel is housed in the historic Bow Street Magistrates Court and Police Station. For the conversion, the hospital group collaborated with interior design studio Roman and Williams to fuse the […]

Bourbon, Travel

BARDSTOWN BOURBON TRAIN EXCURSION

Nestled in rolling hills an hour south of Louisville, Kentucky, Bardstown is in the heart of bourbon country. My Old Kentucky Dinner Train’s Bardstown Bourbon Excursion offers a two-and-a-half-hour train ride through the scenic countryside, complete with a four-course meal and bourbon tasting. From the historic depot in Bardstown, patrons […]

Architecture, Homes, Lodging

JUNO SUSTAINABLE HOUSING

After working with Apple as design director, BJ Siegel is turning his focus to residential developments with Juno. The sustainable housing company aims to reimagine urban living with a mass timber apartment building. Made to be replicated, these sleek, innovative structures take a modular approach with 33 components that are […]

Architecture, Lodging, Travel

ANTIPAROS SUBTERRANEAN VILLA

Built into a hillside on a small island in Greece, the Antiparos Subterranean Villa becomes a part of the coastal landscape. The vacation home consists of a series of volumes partially buried into the sloping terrain. Clad in a combination of plaster and stone, the facade mimics the rocky topography […]

Architecture, Hotels, Travel

THE LONDONER HOTEL

The Londoner Hotel is introducing a new hotel category to the hospitality industry. Calling itself the world’s first super boutique, the 16-story property offers an intimate boutique experience on a large scale. Its 350 loft-style suites offer a homey atmosphere with soft, neutral palettes furnished with bespoke pieces, contemporary artwork, […]

Architecture, Lodging, Travel

FOREST VIEW HOUSE

Horomystudio suspends a remote family retreat among the trees in Russia. Occupying a small wooded hillside, the Forest View House utilizes a small footprint to minimize disruption to the existing landscape. Part of the building is dug into the terrain, while the remaining is perched on a series of stilts. […]

Cruises, Travel

GRAND EUROPEAN BUCKET LIST ADVENTURE

Cruising around the world hasn’t been an option for more than a year due to the pandemic. So to make up for lost time, Windstar Cruises just announced they’re booking a 79 day trip around Europe. Despite its length, The Grand European Bucket List Adventure will only be cruising for […]

Architecture, Lodging, Resorts, Travel

SOHO HOUSE AUSTIN

Soho House moves into the Lone Star State with its new Austin house. Located on South Congress Avenue, the Music Lane property is the private club’s first in the southwest and embraces its location with a modern take on the Texas aesthetic. Spanish influences are displayed throughout with tile floors, […]