Cabins

7 Times an Inside Cabin is the Best Choice on a Cruise

Spend my vacation in a tiny, windowless cabin? No, thank you!<p>But guess what? Modern cruise ships are full of inside cabins -- the smallest, cheapest …

Cruise Ships

Eminem's Michigan Mansion Is Chart-Topper of This Week's Most Popular Homes

<b>Eminem</b> is accustomed to topping charts. So Slim Shady must be flattered that his Michigan mansion ranked as the most-clicked home on realtor.com® …

Log Cabins

The Most Wished-For Airbnb in Every State

And how much they cost.<p>Whether it’s a yurt in the middle of the Blue Ridge Mountains or a private guesthouse just a few miles off the Las Vegas …

Log Cabins

This £1 million cottage could be yours for just £2

The only catch is you'll have to pass a 'test of skill' to win the property.<p><b>Talk about a bargain – this gorgeous 19th-century house valued at £1</b> …

Cottages

960 Sq. Ft. Log Cabin in Washington State

This is 960 sq. ft. log cabin on a 8,000 sq. ft. lot in Lilliwaup, WA. It is listed for sale on Zillow. Please enjoy, learn more, and re-share below. …

Log Cabins

42 best cabin getaways

Far Meadow, Sierra National Forest, CA<p><i>Related:</i> <i>Pitch your tent at the best Yosemite campgrounds</i><p>Yosemite may be only 12 miles away, but Far Meadow’s …

National Parks

16 Unique Airbnbs in Southwest England

<b>16 Unique Airbnbs in Southwest England and all under £100 per night!</b><p>Looking for someplace a little different from traditional hotels to stay in …

Hotels

New Northern California Community Offers Tech Millionaires A Break In Nature

Walden Monterey is inspired by Henry David Thoreau’s Walden<p>Just an hour’s drive from Silicon Valley, a luxury hill-top community inspired by the work …

Henry David Thoreau

Brown recluse spider bite sends Nova Scotia man to hospital

A Nova Scotia man is recovering after what he thought was a mere mosquito bite turned out to be a venomous spider bite – likely from the deadly brown …

Cottages

Off-Grid Homes That Turn Everyday Life Into An Adventure

<b>Living off the grid</b> is something a lot of people enjoy. The peaceful and quiet ambiance, the fresh surroundings and the freedom are liberating and …

Off-grid

Floating off-grid micro-cabin built to withstand extreme temperatures

A cabin by the lake is pretty appealing, but how about a cabin <i>on</i> the lake? Russia's BIO Architects has developed a prototype floating micro-cabin …

What does cottaging look like across Canada?

Folks across Canada like to take advantage of the country’s all-too-short summer by leaving their primary dwellings and escaping to somewhere with a …

Cottages

5 Cozy Cabin Rentals for $100 or Less

At least once a year, I get the urge to sneak away to some cabin in the woods and indulge in my inner Thoreau. The appeal isn't hard to understand, …

Log Cabins

Driftless Cabins | Bed & Breakfasts

The Driftless Area remains a special area of Wisconsin because of its forested hillsides and stunning valleys, all of which remained untouched by …

Travel

A small cabin home that lives big

Beautiful inside and out<p>This cabin near Twisp, Wash., is packed with ideas for small-home living, from its open rooms, multiple levels, creative …

Houses

Mason jar citronella torches

Heading over to the cottage this weekend? Here’s a quick and easy way to keep the mosquito bites to a minimum! Burning citronella torches or candles …

Cottages

Single-room Cabin By JacobsChang

Located in the woods of Barryville in the Catskill Mountains of New York, this cabin appears to float above its sloped site and protrudes as an …

A 1923 beach house pairs with a studio on Camano Island

A tiny house on a large lot near the beach<p>A little house on a big lot is the dream of many, a place that’s small enough to be easy to take care of on a piece of property large enough for privacy and projects. Put the home by a beach and find a place to play, too.<p>Camano Island has a 1923 beach cabin …

Houses

Alberta woman attacked by bear in Canmore after walking in closed off area

A woman in Canmore, Alta., was attacked by a bear while walking her dog in an area closed off to the public due to multiple recent bear …

Cottages

Compact floating cabin pops up in extreme remote locations

Russian firm BIO-architects recently unveiled their latest modern modular cabin — and it floats on water. The DD16 house was prefabricated off-site …

Lifestyle

Cabin Provides California Travelers with Luxury “Teleportation” Bus Service

Struggling to fall asleep on a plane — or, even worse, <i>a bus</i> — is a special kind of hell. The seats are too small, they never recline far enough (if …

Airlines

A Tiny Norwegian Winter Cabin That's Almost As Good As A/C

A tiny house covered in snow might seem like an unusual choice for posting about in August, but there's a method to this madness. Doesn't looking at …

Design

DD16 Floating Cabin

DD16 is a compact modular house designed for installation in tight spaces and extreme conditions. Developed by BIO Architects the small cabin …

Off-grid

What to make, and drink, on your summer cabin vacation

If you're vacationing at a cabin, there's (probably) not a corner store at the ready for you to grab the ingredients you forgot. That's why it's best to keep recipes simple, such as this faux stir-fry below, made in a skillet instead of a wok, and without the usual spices. Just don't forget the …

Recipes

5 hammock hacks we’re not sure you need

Thought to have been developed by the Maya 1,000 years ago, the hammock is a brilliant invention. Getting its name from the hamak tree, which …

Cottages

This Alabama Cabin Was Made For Cozy Nights By the Fire

Don't believe us? Just wait until you see the living room.<p>This multigenerational lakeside retreat features thoughtful trend-proof elements perfectly …

Country Lifestyle

A day in the secluded life of a Montana fire lookout; video | GrindTV.com

Leif Haugen has found a seasonal job he loves, and has done it for the past 24 years. Not many of us can say that about any sort of work, but one …

Here's why you should wander Walden Pond

CONCORD, Mass. (AP) — Henry David Thoreau went to the woods because, as he famously put it, “I wished to live deliberately.”<p>Two centuries after the …

Dreaming of This Rural Washington State Retreat for a Clearing on Galiano Island

With our city now so laughably unaffordable, thousands of Vancouverites are stuck imagining wonderful homes instead of living in them. Spaced is a …

Lifestyle (Canada)

This modular prefab cabin was designed for remote living

It’s super lightweight<p>From Bio Architects, the Moscow-based firm behind the Dubldom modern prefab cabins, comes a prototype modular cabin that can withstand extreme weather conditions. Though it looks like a rather simple pitch-roofed cabin, the DD16 has been thoroughly designed for optimal ease of …

Architecture