Nobu Hotel Shoreditch

A Look Inside Nobu Hotel Shoreditch

Contrasting the red-brick buildings and converted warehouses in East London, Nobu Hotel Shoreditch is a contemporary tapestry of glass, concrete, steel, timber, and bronze. Initially designed by Ron Arad and...
Poke Poke Restaurant in Shanghai by Studio Doho

Poke Poke Restaurant in Shanghai by Studio Doho

Studio Doho has developed an “Urban Surf” concept for the new Poke Poke restaurant in Shanghai. The 32 sqm project, situated on the ground floor of an old Shanghainese lane house in the Jing’an District ...
Concrete Unveils Japanese Restaurant IZAKAYA Munich

Japanese Restaurant IZAKAYA Munich

IZAKAYA Munich is a unique mix of the ethnic feel of a Japanese inspired restaurant and the modern, sleekly but elegant Hotel Roomers. Designed by Dutch practice concrete, the Japanese stand-alone restaurant IZ...
Hotel Roomers Munich

A Look Inside Hotel Roomers Munich

‘Seduction’, ‘surprise’, and ‘the unknown’ are the keywords behind the design of the Hotel Roomers Munich created by Dutch practice concrete. The warm golden glow of the vast Vegas-like light canopy...

Long Story Short Hostel & Café in Olomouc

A brand new hostel, Long Story Short, which offers profoundly stylish accommodation in a pleasant environment, joining the dots between historic and modern lifestyle, has recently opened its doors in the histor...
Vue Hotel Houhai Beijing

A Look Inside Vue Hotel Houhai Beijing

Singapore-based studio Ministry of Design has transformed a cluster of 1950s buildings located in the Hutong district of Houhai into an 80-room boutique hotel. Set on the edge of the picturesque Houhai Lake in...
Hotel Nobis Copenhagen by Wingårdh Arkitekter, Denmark

Hotel Nobis Copenhagen, Denmark

A former 5, 500 square-meter landmark building from 1903, once home to the Royal Danish Conservatory of Music has been transformed into boutique Hotel Nobis Copenhagen by Wingårdh Arkitekter, Sweden’s most c...
Hotel Liberty in Offenburg, Germany

Hotel Liberty in Germany Is A Former Prison

After an extensive three-year renovation project a 19th-century former prison has been turned into Hotel Liberty – a contemporary retreat in the German city of Offenburg. Originally conceived by the German ar...
The Native Hostel, Bar & Kitchen in Austin, Texas

The Native Hostel, Bar & Kitchen in Austin, Texas

Designed by Austin-based firm Un.Box Studio, the Native Hostel, Bar & Kitchen is a boutique hostel, bar, cafe, and event space created for the epicurean traveler and locals alike. It is nestled in an existi...
Lievito Restaurant & Bar in Beijing by MDDM Studio

Lievito Restaurant & Bar in Beijing by MDDM Studio

Designed by MDDM Studio in Beijing's Chaoyang District, Lievito is a new restaurant for socializing while sharing slices of gourmet pizza and enjoying a glass of wine in a space defined by grey stone volumes an...
HURU backpack

Huru, the all-weather city and travel backpack

Launched on Kickstarter, Huru is an all-weather city and travel backpack with a lifetime warranty and a built-in waist bag. The Huru backpack is designed for both the office and the outdoors, and is constructed...
Zippelin Inflatable travel bag by Freitag

Zippelin Inflatable travel bag by Freitag

For more than 20 years now, Freitag has been using old truck tarpaulins to make robust, multifunctional bags that all look completely different from each other. The Zurich-based bag makers have now produced a b...
Hotel EMC2 Chicago

Inside Chicago’s Hotel EMC2 by Rockwell Group

New York-based Rockwell Group have designed a new 195-room hotel in Chicago that merges science and art in a new 21-storey building designed by Koo & Associates. Part of the Autograph Collection, Hotel EMC2...

How to Get a Winter Vacation Rental on the Cheap

From cute log cabins to floor level condos by the beach, there are lots of places you can rent a lovely home for the winter. If you’re retired, or just have the opportunity to go on an extended trip, winter c...
Jackalope Mornington Peninsula Hotel

Jackalope Mornington Peninsula Hotel by Carr

Situated at the crest of a gently sloping hill overlooking the sculptural landscape of vines and nestled within a matrix of century old native planting, the new 46 room Jackalope boutique hotel clad in dark zin...