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The 8 Best Campsites in Snowdonia National Park

Camping is a practical way to vacation in Snowdonia National Park. Well located, clean and well-maintained campsites are often much closer to lakes, …

This beautiful, barn-inspired visitor center has nine movable sections that let in natural light

Dutch firm 70F architecture has designed a beautiful, barn-inspired visitor center in the Netherlands that “breathes” thanks to nine movable sections …

Renovated 1960s A-frame cabin proves that clever design triumphs over square footage

This 1960s A-frame cabin went through a massive rehabilitation that took it from a rundown shack into a beautiful home tailored to the needs of its …

Bedrooms

ORTRAUM Designed a Minimalist House in a Finnish Forest

The MK5 House focuses on wood and metal.<p>Finland’s ORTRAUM Architects has completed its latest project — a living space created for one of the design …

Interlocking timber planks form Workshop Andelfingen by Rossetti + Wyss Architekten

<b>A+Awards:</b> it took just 18 minutes to regrow the timber used to build this entirely wooden warehouse in Switzerland, according to Rossetti + Wyss …

Highlanders: The architects redefining Scotland's north - CNN Style

Written by Francesca Street, CNN<p>On the northwestern tip of the Isle of Skye, where the island's rugged terrain meets the choppy seas, a corrugated metal house is glimpsed atop a cliff.<p>Stylistically, this eye-catching building lies somewhere between a 1960s Airstream caravan and a child's imagining …

Vajrasana Buddhist Retreat / Walters & Cohen Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> A Buddhist retreat in the Suffolk countryside has reopened, designed by Walters & Cohen Architects. …

The 2 exercises that will keep you fit for life

If you want to live a long and healthy life, you should make sure you're getting enough exercise.<p>It will keep your brain healthy and can add years to your life . Researchers have found that many fit older adults have the muscles and bones of people years — even decades — younger.<p>And any exercise is …

Exercise

The 5K, Not The Marathon, Is The Ideal Race

On a recent business trip, I asked the concierge at my hotel for advice about where to go running. “Are you training for a marathon?” he asked. Nope. …

Pioneertown Wants to Be the New Old West

YUCCA VALLEY, Calif. — The Pioneertown Motel is a dusty, single-story inn with 20 rooms in a remote community named Pioneertown, in the middle of the desert in Southern California.<p>The motel, recently renovated by its new owners, has an outdoor makeshift lobby and offers few amenities aside from …

Need Speed? A 5-Gear System to Become a Faster Runner

<b>Speed thrills</b>. Watching an athlete chase down an opponent, or dash away from someone chasing them, is an iconic and exhilarating element of sport …

You’re Squatting All Wrong

A common squat technique may help you lift more weight—but it can also screw you in the long term<p>You feel like a hulking beast when you squat. So why do you look more like Daffy Duck?<p>The tendency to turn out your feet to 15 degrees or more during the exercise—or duck squatting, as people in the …

Step Inside Designer Mark Zeff’s Modern Barn Home in the Hamptons Photos

Architect and designer Mark Zeff’s latest project is Blackbarn, a cocktail table book, due out in December, that focuses on the creation of his personal residence on the East End of Long Island, New York. The barn, which Zeff calls his “ultimate sanctuary,” is an archetype of minimalist …

Living Rooms

Articles about bright red farmhouse style home thats surprisingly modern inside on Dwell.com - Dwell

Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most captivating design and architecture shots of the week.<p>Nantucket is an affluent zip code off the coast of Massachusetts known for its quintessentially New England charm,...<p>A relaxed interior and radical roof make a home more …

Green roofs and 'agritecture' have potential to transform food supply in cities

Rooftop gardens have become an increasingly common feature in North American cities, as urban planners extol the benefits of more greenery in the …

5 Bodyweight Staples Everyone Should Do

Now that bodyweight strength training has gone mainstream in recent years, there are a lot of different calisthenics programs hitting the scene. So …

Curved walls confuse perception of space inside yoga studio by Clouds Architecture Office

White curved walls merge into a tapered ceiling inside this yoga and meditation studio in New York, designed by Clouds Architecture Office to look …

Gallery of House C3 / Campbell Architecture - 11

Image 11 of 18 from gallery of House C3 / Campbell Architecture. Photograph by Justin Alexander

Six Walls House / Arrhov Frick Arkitektkontor

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The plot just outside Stockholm is located in a scenic area where mostly weekend homes are inserted …

Architecture

The Book of Life: A Library and Garden by the Sea

For a bookworm client, Paris-based architect Antonin Ziegler built a freestanding library annex to a country house in Senneville-sur-Fécamp on the …

Concrete house by Olson Kundig Architects cuts into a rocky outcrop

Seattle firm Olson Kundig Architects used dynamite, chippers and saws to bore through the huge boulders of a rocky outcrop on a North American island …

Remodelled London house extension reveals the outline of its predecessor

The sloping roofline of an old extension to a London residence is surrounded by the pale brickwork of its replacement, designed by local studio …

Turnstone Blog

Workplace Design<p>Great office design not only improves functionality and productivity, it helps us love how — and where — we work.<p>Startup …