Travel

Travel tips: How to get to and around Lake Tahoe this summer

Summer traffic in Tahoe can be particularly bad when construction is occurring. Consider alternative modes of transportation. (AP Photo/The Sacramento Bee, Randy Pench) LAKE TAHOE...

11 Incredible Underwater Hotels around the World

Relax at these retreats that take guests literally beneath the deep blue sea. These properties make 20,000 leagues under the sea a reality for today’s...

11 Charming Small Towns in California

Find hidden gems scattered throughout the Golden State. As one of the largest states in the U.S., California is home to many quaint small towns,...

7 Exclusive Social Clubs Where Non-Members Can Stay the Night

Soho House Chicago Photo: Courtesy of Soho House Chicago Forget your cubicle. There’s a social club for that, and it comes with swoon-worthy shared workspace...

Glamping in the City: You Can Now Spend the Night on Governor’s Island

Photo: Patrick Chin / Courtesy of Collective Retreats For many New Yorkers, Governors Island holds a certain fascination: The 172-acre former army base sits in the middle...

Best of Arhitecture

Shoe Box apartment in Beirut packs everything into 15 square metres

Lebanese studio Eliemetni has squeezed everything a guest could need into a micro studio apartment on the roof of an old building in the Achrafieh district of Beirut....

Japanese organisational technique informs layout of Sydney micro apartment

Australian architect Nicholas Gurney has used bespoke joinery, sliding partitions and moveable furniture to make the most of limited space inside this 24-square-metre apartment in Sydney. The home, re-modelled for a...

Cutler Anderson designs Studio/Bunkhouse for dad’s work and daughter’s sleepovers

A principal at US firm Cutler Anderson Architects has created a small outbuilding at his residence overlooking the Puget Sound, which serves as both his studio and...

Gensler designs pair of skyscrapers on Sri Lankan coast

The Gensler-designed Sapphire Residences in Colombo, Sri Lanka, will be connected by a sky bridge topped with a swimming pool, and have interiors by Philippe Starck. US architectural firm Gensler designed...

Green kitchen and wall of plants add character to low-budget apartment in Ukraine

A kitchen decked out with forest-green plywood cabinets and a shelving unit filled with plants add colour to this otherwise simple apartment in Ukrainian city Lviv, by interior designer Roman Shpelyk....

Teresa Xu designs San Diego Residence interiors for well-travelled client

Californian designer Teresa Xu has kept the interiors of this newly built house in San Diego simple, so as not to clash with the owner’s eclectic furniture and art...