Design, Outdoor, Travel

Trekking Bivouac By Filter Architecture

Situated between the Visočica and Bjelašnica mountain ranges, the Bivouac Zoran Simic Cabin takes advantage of the dual panoramic views on offer in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Its location is an intersection where trekking paths cross the Rakitnica canyon and connect the two mountains, allowing passing hikers a chance to rest while taking in the inspiring […]

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Active Lifestyle, Design, Outdoor, Travel

Corsican Deer Observatories

Placed throughout the Regional Natural Park of Corsica, Orma Architettura has designed three Deer Observatories. The wooden towers are situated on elevated clearings on the French island including St Pierre de Venaco, Castifao, and Quenzato, to take advantage of the area’s high concentration of passing red deer, which disappeared in 1969 and has now been […]

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Design, Travel

Travel Journal: Lilypad Floating Villa

What happens when you cross a boating enthusiast with an idea of creating a luxury villa? You get the Lilypad, the solar-powered home that floats on the waters of Palm Beach just north of Sydney. Dreamed up by Australian designer Chuck Anderson. Its timber clad exterior houses an open living area with a kitchen, wine […]

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Design, Travel

Off The Beaten Path, Quick Look: Cambara Container House, Brazil

Made from a pair of converted shipping containers, the Cambara Container House is a sustainable retreat in rural Brazil. Each container measures 20 feet long, offering two tiny homes with 365-square-feet of living space. Although compact, the interiors feature an open concept that’s equipped with a private bathroom, kitchenette, a double bed, and sitting are […]

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Active Lifestyle, Travel

Off The Beaten Path, Quick Look: Artic Bath

Floating in the middle of the Lule River, the Arctic Bath brings a unique and luxury wellness retreat to the heart of the Swedish Lapland. The main building is a homage to the region’s logging heritage, taking the form of a jam of logs floating down the river. The circular structure is built around a […]

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