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There Are Giants Hidden in the Woods of Copenhagen

Courtesy of Thomas Dambo<p>Leave it to the Danish to make an eco-friendly art project this whimsical.<p>There are giants in the woods of western …

Testing Turo, AirBnB on Wheels

Very little can match the joy of a mint 1983 Volkswagen Westy. You know it’s someone’s beloved pride. In all likelihood, it has a name. And for a single weekend, I had a vintage model all to myself, having borrowed it for a quick road trip in October through a rental service called Turo.<p>Think of …

49 of the Best Places to Eat Brunch in NYC

Brunch is a Big Deal in New York City. On the weekends, restaurants in the five boroughs contain an endless sea of midday dining options, so it's not easy to tell which restaurants actually care about the food and the experience, or which ones are just serving some eggs and other brunch-y stuff to …

Dreamy rooftop garden covers breezy modern house in Vietnam

It’s like a private park<p>Never ones to shy away from throwing in all the plants, Vietnamese architecture firm Vo Trong Nghia takes the roof terrace to the next level in this new home in Nha Trang, Vietnam. The firm, working in collaboration with architect Masaaki Iwamoto, made the most of local …

Architecture

18 Reasons You Should Travel Solo in Your 20s

Nos.13 and 14 go hand in hand.<p>If you're toying with the idea of traveling solo, these 18 points might be able to convince you.<p><b>1.</b> <b>There's no time like the present.</b> Before the serious adulting kicks in (read: children, mortgages, marriage), now's your chance to travel and explore. Just imagine: It's …

The modern fairy tale house

Casa PN and the zda Architects in Mexico extend a warm welcome! Today's home tour is sure to delight--a house consisting of three large modules that …

The 10 Best Rooftop Bars in the World

From the 118th floor of a Hong Kong skyscraper to Chile’s best-kept secret, these cocktail bars—and their spectacular rooftop views—are worth a trip across the world. This gallery was originally published in 2016. It has been updated with new information.

Inside Las Pozas, Edward James' Surrealist Garden in the Mexican Jungle

Edward James, one of the most eccentric and interesting twentieth-century collectors of surrealist art, arrived in Xilitla, Mexico at the end of the …

How To Be Calm And Happy: Advice By Buddhist Teachers #3 (Pema Chödrön)

She was born 1936 in New York. Pema Chödrön is well known as a buddhistic nun and writer. She was the first American who became a leader of a …

The 10 Best Rooftop Bars in the U.S.

Well-made cocktails and Instagram-worthy views go hand in hand at our favorite hotel rooftop bars around the country.<p><i>This article was originally published in 2016; it has been updated with new bars.</i>

Modern Luxury Estate With Views Of The San Francisco Bay Area | iDesignArch | Interior Design, Architecture & Interior Decorating eMagazine

This contemporary masterpiece on an 11 acre estate in Los Altos Hills, California enjoys 270 degree views from San Francisco and across the bay to …

Gallery of Bangna House / Archimontage Design Fields Sophisticated - 1

Image 1 of 33 from gallery of Bangna House / Archimontage Design Fields Sophisticated. Photograph by Beersingnoi

LSD Residence / Davidov Partners Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> LSD Residence was designed for a couple of soon to be empty-nesters. A significant driver behind the …

Home of the Day: Modern elegance in La Cañada Flintridge

Awarded the prestigious Architectural Merit Award by Pasadena Foothill AIA in 2012, this Midcentury Modern-inspired home was built in 2008 by designer Jamie Bush and the team at Osborne Architects. Redwood plank walls and exposed steel beams are among the defining features of the flat-roofed …

Home of the Day: Cool and contemporary in the hills of Studio City

On a quiet cul-de-sac overlooking the Santa Monica Mountains and valley floor, this newly constructed home features an open-concept floor plan, high ceilings and lots of natural light. Bedrooms designed with dedicated outdoor patios and a living room with walls of glass facilitate the home's …

Bradnor Road / Cymon Allfrey Architects Ltd

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This home sits on a tree lined cul-de-sac in Fendalton, Christchurch; adjacent to the Wairarapa Stream. …

Architecture

Two Houses at Nichada / Alkhemist Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The site of two houses at Nichada Village is located in a suburban gated community in Bangkok, Thailand, …

Modern Home Aiming at Converting Traditionalists by David Small Design

Described as a “<i>modern home that attracts and even converts traditionalists</i>“, <b>David’s house</b> by <b>David Small Design</b> sits on a heavily wooded lot, …

Bright, Creekside Home in Maryland Built for Its Views

Situated on the edge of Solitude Creek, in St. Michaels, Maryland, this modern residence by architect <b>Robert M. Gurney</b> makes the most of its …

Articles about open light filled house mexico city on Dwell.com - Dwell

An inviting house in the Mexican capital draws the outside in.<p>A chance encounter led a Dallas couple to a neighborhood where nature is prized as much as design, and houses are built to make...<p>Method Homes’ compact Element 1 prefab model rises to the challenge of a difficult building site.<p>Michel …

The Haifa House by Pitsou Kedem Architects

Pitsou Kedem Architects designed a house in Haifa, Israel.<p>Project description<p>A private residence built in the center of a historic avenue and at the …

Aloe Ridge House by Metropole Architects

Metropole Architects have recently completed the Aloe Ridge House, situated in the Eden Rock Coastal Forest Estate on the southern coast of Kwa Zulu …

A Home in Silverlake Gets a Modern Renovation

This 3700-square-foot home in Los Angeles’ Silverlake neighborhood got a major renovation by Matthew Finlason Design. The one million dollar property …

Casa Ming by LGZ Taller de arquitectura

Casa Ming is a house in Monterrey, Mexico that appears much larger than it actually is. Each room flows into the next, keeping sight lines open to …

House in La Moraleja by DHAL & GHG Architects

Harker Street House by Greg Wright Architects

Greg Wright Architects have designed Harker Street, a beach house located in Plettenberg Bay, South Africa.<p>Project description<p>Sited on an …

The Syncline House by Arch11

Arch11 designed the Syncline House, located near Boulder, Colorado.<p>Project description<p>Site Conditions<p>A Pre-Paleozoic fold creates a distinction …