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Why the Volkswagen California van is the camper we need

A daily driver that can sleep a family of four<p>The camper and RV industry has experienced non-stop growth in the United States recently, with eight consecutive years of increasing sales. The fastest-growing sector of the market? Camper vans. <i>If you love campers and trailers,</i> <i>come join our new</i> …

House Plans Under 50 Square Meters: 26 More Helpful Examples of Small-Scale Living

Designing the interior of an apartment when you have very little space to work with is certainly a challenge. We all know that a home should be as …

Affordable camper van comes with a rooftop deck

Elevate your van life<p>The camper van craze has grown from a fringe Instagram hashtag to a national movement that has people ditching their jobs and hitting the road in Sprinters, Promasters, and the like. And whether you have an unlimited budget or want to DIY, it seems like everywhere you turn, …

20 great lake and mountain holidays in Europe

<b>Trail running,</b> <b>Dolomites, Italy</b><p><b>Stay</b> Mountain huts<b><br>Suits</b> Hardened runners<br>It sounds easy: “Cruising over rocky passes and through lush meadows.” But runners on this holiday in the Dolomites will have to concentrate hard on their footwork: the scenery of this limestone wonderland is so beautiful it …

European Travel

At Annabelle Selldorf’s Bowery condo, huge duplex seeks $8M

The three-bedroom, three-and-a-half bathroom condo has lovely views of the Bowery<p>A duplex condo within the Annabelle Selldorf-designed 347 Bowery is now on the market for $7.95 million. Located on the ninth and tenth floors of the 13-story, zinc-clad building, the apartment measures 2,891 square …

Condominiums

This Legendary Railway Traverses the Stunning Swiss Alps

The Rhaetian Railway is a marvel of engineering and one of the best ways to experience Europe's alpine paradise.<p>Winding their way through bucolic valleys and dramatic mountain passes via dozens of tunnels and spiraling viaducts, the Rhaetian Railway’s Albula and Bernina lines are an engineering …

Trains

35 Best Grey Paints According To Top Interior Designers

From calming pale colors to edgier dark tones, top talent keeps coming back to these sleek shades.<p>Grey is the cooler, chicer cousin of white that we can't stop lusting after. The neutral color can create a calming, elegant or even electrifying effect, making it the perfect option for any decor and …

15 Incredible Architectural Works in the Mountains

The mountains—one of the contexts that almost every architect would like to build in at least once. And yet even though it's an attractive setting, …

Architecture

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Teeny Tiny House Packs a Ton of Style Into a Small Space

If you love the woods and solitude but aren't totally sold on the idea of roughing it, or are looking for an unconventional guest room option, this …

Joshua Tree Desert House

Emerging from the terrain like an alien shrub, the Joshua Tree Desert House is organically ingrained into the rocky landscape. The sculpted exterior …

Joshua Tree

12 of the Best Small Towns in Germany

First-time visitors to Germany often flock to Munich or Berlin, and tend to miss out on the country’s rural enclaves. From the southern Alps to the …

European Travel

Unyoked Cabins

Off-grid and off road, Unyoked Cabins is offering top-secret getaways in the Australian wilderness. Both of the properties are located no more than …

National Parks

This Tiny House is the Perfect Place to Escape from It All

(Image credit: Jonathon Donnelly for TRIAS)<p>In my dreams, I retreat to a cabin somewhere remote, perhaps the Welsh countryside. My cabin is austere …

You Can Buy This Tiny Home on Amazon, and Just Wait Till You See the Inside

In case you missed it, you can find pretty much anything your little heart desires on Amazon. Pickle-flavored potato chips? Yep, Amazon's got those. Date-night-approved dresses? It sells plenty of 'em. Chic workout clothes? Amazon has you covered. A heated toilet seat? Psh, obviously it offers one …

Living Rooms

Cryptocurrency Market – Summary of 2017 – What’s Next for 2018?

The cryptocurrency market had an incredible year. Most of the cryptocurrencies had reported important gains and 2018 is expected to be a good year. …

Ripple surges past Ethereum to become bitcoin's new heir apparent

There is a new heir apparent in the cryptocurrency world. Ripple, or XRP, a cryptocurrency established by Ripple Labs Inc., surpassed Ethereum in …

The Two Sides of Ripple

The Ripple token XRP has had a very successful close to 2017. There has been a 10-fold increase in price over the course of a month with XRP trading …

CoinLion CEO on Building a New Kind of Crypto Exchange

Advertisement<p><i>Blockchain Insider is a new column dedicated to interviewing leaders in the blockchain world. These include founders, traditional</i> …

The Crypto Bubble Will Go Bust

A few months ago, my wife suggested that we watch a movie called "Boom Bust Boom." Given my complete lack of excitement for anything related to the …

Cryptocurrency