The Green Homes

In recent years, sustainability has become the common interest of various disciplines. The concept of green architecture, also known as “sustainable architecture” or “green building,” is an attempt to protect air, water, and earth by choosing eco-friendly building materials and construction practices. Sustainable architecture strives to minimize the number of resources consumed in the building’s…

Gentleman’s Retreat

Though the Waldorf Astoria marque has only been in Shanghai relatively recently, the structure itself dates back to 1911 when it was known as the Shanghai Club, membership of which was a requisite for achieving proper social standing within the city’s business community. Particularly famous was the Long Bar, over 33 metres long, and where…

Tavaru Style

Velaa Private Island has built an exceptional all-in resort for the most demanding international clients, providing maximum comfort for relaxation and sporting activities both on land and in water. And the Tavaru Tower sets them apart in Maldives; it offers the visitors experiences not to be had anywhere else. All elements on the external perimeter are veiled…

A Gentleman’s Hideaway

As the true spiritual Home of Alfred Dunhill, Bourdon House embodies the heart and soul of the brand. Respecting the genuine character of the illustrious 18th century residence, the London Home has been fully restored to its former Georgian glory along with dunhill’s unfaltering attention to detail. Alfred Dunhill would have been proud to see…

Coffee Tank

Yellow Submarine Coffee Tank is located in Pak Chong district, near the perimeter of Khao Yai National Park, one of Thailand’s most visited weekend destinations. Designed by Secondfloor Architects, the Coffee Tank proposes something different from the typical architecture. The architects have created a series of 3-meter-high walls that enclose the 300-square-meter area to underline…

Brazil Unspoiled

When you mention Brazil, the two cities one would be most familiar with would be Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro. However, even though these two eastern cities are famous, the capital of Brazil is actually a young city situated in the central interior of the country. This is the young city known as “city…

A Life on water

When you visit Copenhagen you will come across a lot of different houseboats if you are near Sluseholmen, Ved Slusen, Havneholmen or Islands Brygge. We visited Lisbeth and Laust on their houseboat in the southern part of Copenhagen called “Ved Slusen”. Living on the water has its perks, every morning Lisbeth goes for…