Travel

Architecture, Cabins

SKYLARK CABIN

Nestled in the grassland of Twizel, New Zealand, the Skylark Cabin is a modest retreat design to take advantage of the area’s dramatic landscapes. The home is comprised of two volumes, each clad in blackened Siberian larch with contrasting orange framing. Internally, walls and ceilings are lined with warm wood […]

Outdoors, Travel

TELEPORTAL VIRTUAL GREAT BARRIER REEF TOURS

New technology can get us places we never thought we’d go — like the Great Barrier Reef. Using underwater robots, Teleportal lets anyone swim through Australia’s natural wonder from the comfort of their homes. Users can just log into the online portal and use their keyboards to take the remote-controlled […]

Lodging, Resorts, Travel

MONTAGE HEALDSBURG SKYWATCHING EXPERIENCE

Aspiring astronomers take note, Montage Healdsburg in Sonoma has unveiled a unique package focused on the cosmos. Available for up to six people, the two-night Skywatching Experience takes guests on a private tour of the Robert Ferguson Observatory and gives them full use of telescopes for a guided journey through […]

Architecture, Cabins, Outdoors

BIVVI CABINS

Portable and prefab, Bivvi Cabins are made for today’s nomads. The compact A-frame is mounted on a trailer, giving the tiny home mobility while minimizing disruption to its chosen terrain. A standard shelter comes with tongue-and-groove cedar siding, a metal roof, and an 80-square-foot interior lined in either pine or […]

Bars, Travel

THE SALON AT LAX

Designed for travelers that want to skip the hassle of the airport, The Salon is a new luxury lounge at Los Angeles International Airport. Created for solo travelers and small groups, The Salon offers a full bar with premium drinks, complimentary food, and an outdoor garden to relax before the […]

Architecture, Travel

NUWA CITY

During a competition organized by The Mars Society and developed by SONet Network, ABIBOO Studio introduced Nuwa City. The vertical habitation is imagined on the side of a cliff on the Red Planet. With the potential to house over one million people, its structures’ designs are influenced by the harsh […]

Outdoors, Travel

ROCKIES TO THE RED ROCKS TRAIN EXCURSION

Luxury rail is making a comeback, and Rocky Mountaineer is along for the rise. The Canadian-based operation is taking guests on a journey through the Southwest with their Rockies to the Red Rocks package. Going from Denver, Colorado, to Moab, Utah, the excursion offers sweeping vistas of the dramatic landscapes […]

Architecture, Lodging, Travel

LYON GARAGE CONVERSION

Converted from a former garage, this loft in Lyon, France is a worthy abode for both design and car enthusiasts. The 2,163-square-foot residence showcases its industrial roots with exposed brick walls and wood beam ceilings. Floor-to-ceiling steel frame windows add to the aesthetic while flooding the opening living space with […]

Hotels, Lodging, Travel

INNESS RETREAT

Forget what you think you know about country clubs. Inness Retreat if moving away from the stuffy dress codes and overly manicured greens to reimagine the traditional golf getaway. Its 9-hole course is designed by the minds behind Sweetens Cove in Tennessee, King Collins Golf, and integrates the fairways into […]

Hotels, Travel

CASONA SFORZA HOTEL

Situated on the sands of Mexico’s Puerto Escondido, the Casona Sforza is a tranquil oceanfront hotel inspired by the area’s rich heritage. The retreat’s unique silhouette borrows from ancient techniques to form a series of varying arches. These curved volumes create dramatic vaulted ceilings on the interior for both private […]