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New Residential Development Planned Near the Sunset Strip

This week the West Hollywood Planning Commission is scheduled to review a proposed condominium complex just north of the Sunset Strip.<p>The project, …

Skyscrapers

15 Hudson Yards tops out as megaproject preps for spring 2019 debut

Hudson Yards is on track to open next March<p>More than five years after Hudson Yards got its groundbreaking, the megaproject has reached another milestone: According to developers Related Companies and Oxford Properties Group, 15 Hudson Yards, the complex’s first residential building, has topped …

alfresco allaperto collection by ethimo and matteo thun + antonio rodriguez

positioned where design meets nature and creativity morphs into emotion, ethimo presents the ‘allaperto’ collection in collaboration with matteo thun …

185 Powerful Verbs That Will Make Your Resume Awesome

<i>Led…</i><p><i>Handled…</i><p><i>Managed…</i><p><i>Responsible for</i>…<p>Most resume bullet points start with the same words. Frankly, the same tired old words hiring managers have heard …

A City Planner Explains Four Steps to Make Cities More Walkable

City planner Jeff Speck explains four steps to make cities more walkable in a 2013 TEDx talk given in Washington D.C.<p>Freedom from cars, freedom from …

Urban Design

foster + partners selected to build hotel complex in mecca

jan 30, 2017<p>foster + partners to build luxury hotel complex in mecca<p><b>referencing the region’s vernacular architecture, foster + partners has revealed</b> …

RMJM adds new vertical village to Istanbul skyline highlighted with black-framed fragmented facade

<b>RMJM Istanbul designs a new high-rise development with black-framed fragmented facade in Istanbul, responding to the city's challenging context-and</b> …

Architecture

Paris announces seven skyscrapers to boost post-Brexit business

Seven new skyscrapers by architects including French architect Jean Nouvel and British designer Norman Foster have been proposed for the La Défense …

The most luxurious hotel in the world's top chains | CNN Travel

(CNN) — With the growing popularity of Airbnb and boutique hotels, large international hotel chains have had to work harder than ever to win travelers' loyalty as a place to stay. Now, more than ever, high-end luxury chains such as The Four Seasons and St. Regis are endeavoring to banish brand-name …

Hospitality

60 Most Spectacular Hotel Buildings

From Art Deco gems to striking contemporary skyscrapers and sustainable marvels, here are 60 hotel buildings with haunting architectural profiles.<p>The …

Where to Stay in Bali: 5 Dream-Inducing Luxury Hideaways

“Bali’s changed beyond recognition,” many locals and expats will tell you. And it’s true. Since the 2010 release of feel-good feature film <i>Eat Pray Love</i> starring Julia Roberts, based on Elizabeth Gilbert’s best-selling memoir in which she swaps her frantic Manhattan lifestyle for a journey across …

All Engines SHVO at Three New Manhattan Condo Developments

Earlier this month, the Wall Street Journal profiled broker-turned-developer Michael Shvo and revealed his development company SHVO now has <b>more than</b> …

Skyscrapers

40 Pasta Salad Recipes You Need to Try This Summer

You'll want to whip these up every chance you get.<p>A summer picnic, potluck, or barbecue — these easy pasta salads will be your go-tos. And watch it be the first bowl to go empty. They're packed with a colorful mix of veggies, homemade dressings, and cold pastas.

7 NYC Hotels with an Industrial Edge

Housed in converted garages, warehouses, or old factories, the following industrial inspired NYC hotels enchant guests with soaring ceilings, exposed …

This stunning 1,100-foot skyscraper will be the tallest building on the West Coast

The under-construction Wilshire Grand Center in Downtown Los Angeles will top off at 1,100 feet. That cements its place as the tallest building west of the Mississippi.<p>For comparison, New York City's One World Trade Center comes in at a memorable 1,776 feet. Of course, neither of these are a match …

Sea Forts built to thwart Nazi attacks will be converted to luxury hotels -

80 Books Every Person Should Read

We invited eight female literary powerhouses, from Michiko Kakutani to Anna Holmes to Roxane Gay, to help us create an updated list of books everyone should read. Each participant made 10 picks. It's a new year, a new Esquire.com. We're looking forward to reading and we hope you are, too.<p>What can …

This is the most affordable time to visit 24 of the world's most expensive destinations

TripAdvisor Vacation Rentals determined the best time to visit some of the most expensive places in the world by looking at the average weekly rate of a two-bedroom rental at different times of the year.<p>In some cases, the difference between traveling during peak season and the more affordable …

Earning American AAdvantage Miles without Flying

<i>Not everyone can travel frequently enough to rack up healthy balances in their frequent flyer accounts. Luckily, though, there are lots of other ways</i> …

Richard Branson launches the ‘hotel bed of the future’ -

When a visionary like Richard Branson speaks of a new idea, the world listens. And this time he’s brought us a new hotel bed – one that promises to …

ritz-carlton residences at sunny isles beach by arquitectonica

<b>arquitectonica plans ritz-carlton residences for sunny isles beach in florida</b><br>all images courtesy of the ritz-carlton residences, sunny isles</b> …

9 Foods That Can Change Your Brain

We are constantly striving to fill our minds with more and more knowledge as we get older, and with age comes a certain amount of wisdom but it’s …

Understanding InDesign’s Hyperlink Formatting

Hyperlinks are probably the most fundamental interactive feature you can build into your InDesign documents. In fact, they’re just about the only …

Tip of the Week: Setting Exact Space Between Objects

This tip was sent to Tip of the Week email subscribers on November 5, 2015. Sign up now and every week you'll get a new InDesign Tip of the Week and …

Resize content in a frame in InDesign

After you place artwork or text in a frame, you can still move or resize the frame, the contents within the frame, or both.<p>Resize only the frame<p>To …

Graphics

30 Ceiling Design Ideas to Inspire Your Next Home Makeover

We’ve seen our fair share of creative ceiling design ideas. There are so many ways to accentuate a room by using the ceiling as a focal point; the …

Beach and Howe St. by BIG

Danish architects BIG have unveiled proposals for a 150-metre-high skyscraper in downtown Vancouver.<p>The architects are working alongside a team that …

The 25 best hotels in the world, according to travelers

Condé Nast Traveler recently released its 2015 Readers' Choice Awards, an annual set of rankings based on surveys of thousands of experienced travelers.<p>Included in the awards were readers' rankings of the 100 best hotels in the world.<p>The hotels named all offer top-notch accommodations with …

Glass-walled boxes on stilts accommodate guests at Daniel Mayo's Vivood hotel

Guests at this hotel near the Spanish city of Alicante stay in prefabricated cabins, which are raised off the ground to reduce their impact on the …