Looks like a capsule hotel ? Well it is, but with a new connected way to live together. Check-it out.
Old Europe is so sexy when it blends history and contemporary living. Here is another great example.
Glass roofed covered walks are a tradition in European capitals and Galleries of the King and the Queen, in Brussels, are a wonderful example. The King’s Gallery hosts now a delicate Boutique hotel, transforming a 23 rooms building into a cozy house punctuated with Scandinavian colors and furniture. The hotel backs onto a restaurant Le Comptoir des Galeries, which offers a similar atmosphere, fresh and soft. Les promenades couvertes sont une… Lire la Suite
Serenity is always better in a cemetery, whatever the religion. And this islamic cemetery in Austria is no exception. Natural noble materials, human-size buildings, open spaces to contemplate the surrounding beauty, and the Islamic references through decoration and calligraphy. A very serene atmosphere in a beautiful building. Le calme et la sérénité est toujours une bonne idée dans un cimetière, quelle que soit la religion des personnes qu’il abrite. Et ce cimetière… Lire la Suite
In Iceland, the colour and light coming from the sky during the day varies so much, from complete darkness to bright blue, that this new hotel has decided to dedicate its experience to those variations. Each level is dedicated to a month and its light: the rooms and the corridors’ decoration at that level are expressing the light and colour of the sky, the position of the stars and the nature’s state… Lire la Suite
A great retreat house to rent, for a remote and rebalancing holiday. Une maison à louer, pour un séjour de repos contemporain. Place / Villa Extramuros, Arraiolos, Portugal Architect(e) / Vora Arquitectura Information / Archdaily
Crisis in Europe has led to some new concepts in France, especially created towards needing communities. University students are among those communities and the universities have started expanding their usual service offer to other basic needs, such as helping student getting quality, healthy everyday food. This Mini-M (for mini-market) provides the students of the Toulouse university with everything they could need at very affordable prices. And the design of the place (minimalist… Lire la Suite
A cloud, for sure … at least a cloud-shaped place. Well, this is a mobile hotel. Even if it looks tiny, it accommodates comfortably the 7 guests, event if the inside decoration is quite rustic. A new creation of the team that created the owl houses already featured on the blog. Un nuage, à coup sûr … au moins quelque chose en forme de nuage. Eh bien, ceci est un hôtel mobile…. Lire la Suite
A new comer in the Inserted trend NeoPlaces identified a few weeks ago (see full article). Blending ecology, comfort and contemporary feel, a great creation worth the look. Un nouveau lieu à ajouter à la tendance Insertion identifiée il y a quelques semaines (pour voir l’article original). Une maison qui associe les problématiques écologiques, le confort et le design contemporain: à regarder en détail. Place / Bolton Eco House/Maison, England/ Angleterre Architect(e)/… Lire la Suite