Travel

Peek inside a new hotel on Iceland’s Blue Lagoon

Visitors to the therapeutic waters of Iceland’s famous Blue Lagoon now have the opportunity to stay there too as the resort has opened a hotel right...

Easter Island is reducing the length of time you can stay on the island

The mysterious nature of Easter Island (Rapa Nui) has made visiting the remote spot a dream trip for many avid travellers. But in order to preserve the...

This airline is flying the only billion dollar route in the world

British Airways is flying a billion dollar-worth airplane route according to a report by the Official Airline Guide. And it’s the only one in the...

A major tour operator has decided to end trips to amusement parks with captive killer whales

In an era where people are becoming more aware that animals shouldn’t be used for entertainment purposes, one tour company has announced that it will...

Sleep on the Great Wall of China in a once-in-a-lifetime experience

The Great Wall of China is one of the world’s most awe-inspiring attractions, but its ancient allure means that massive crowds flock to the site every day...

Best of Arhitecture

Photos and scans reveal abandoned ruins of Casa Sperimentale

The ruins of Casa Sperimentale, an experimental concrete treehouse built by Giuseppe Perugini and Uga de Plaisant, have been digitally recorded for a new exhibition. Patrick Weber and Sabine...

Projecting windows “distort the facades” of Portuguese care home

Nuno Piedade Alexandre has completed a black extension to an elderly care centre in the municipality of Ponte de Sor, Portugal, which is covered with protruding windows. Nuno Piedade Alexandre,...

Curved pavilion nestles among gardens at Lina Bo Bardi’s Glass House in São Paulo

Architect Sol Camacho has designed a curvy wooden summer pavilion for the lush garden surrounding Brazilian modernist Lina Bo Bardi's jungle house. Camacho, whose firm RADDAR is based in São...

Nomo Studio designs concrete house in Menorca to frame sea views

Large openings all along the front of the concrete facade of Frame House on the Spanish island of Menorca frame expansive views towards the sea. Frame House was designed...

Students build woven pavilion to shade archaeologists in Peru’s desert

A woven white canopy, bamboo cane walls and earthen floors form this workspace for archaeologists on digs in Pachacamac, Peru, which was built by architecture students from Zurich...

TOB Architect builds “deliberately unharmonious” Killan Farmhouse

The palette of exposed, untreated materials used to construct this house in Killan, Ireland, results in a building with an intentionally unfinished appearance. Killan Farmhouse is located on a hill...