stuff we drool about

Starlight Room

Located near Cortina, Italy, the Starlight Room is a super tiny cabin that lets people sleep in the mountains under the stars. Reached by snowmobile, hiking on snowshoes, or fat-biking, the unique retreat is located almost 7,000 feet high in the mountain range, and is mounted on a pair of large skis. With glass ceiling and walls, the tiny cabin off...read more

Satellite Island

Satellite Island is a secluded secret hideaway, a truly unique destination. Located in the D´Entrecasteaux Channel, off Bruny Island, in the south of Tasmania, the small island of immense beauty was once home to a reclusive writer, painter and poet. Now a family have turned it into an artful, driftwood-clad hideaway where you can leave everything b...read more

Finolhu Villas Maldives

The Finolhu Villas by Club Med is the hottest new holiday destination in the Maldives. It is the world’s first entirely solar powered five-star resort, with several solar panels integrated into all aspects of the resort’s design. Designed by New York-based architects Yuji Yamazaki Architecture, the 13-acre island on the Kaafu Atoll and can accommod...read more

Treehotel

We have featured the amazing Treehotel some time ago, since then they have added some new and unique treerooms to the spectacular retreat in Sweden. Located in the middle of unspoiled nature, with fantastic views of the Lule River valley, miles of forest and the powerful river, each treeroom is a unique creation by Scandinavia’s leading architects,...read more

Docastaway

Feel like disconnecting, leaving everything behind, escaping hectic city life and reconnecting with nature. Docastaway offers unique desert island experiences where they slump you on a remote deserted tropical island for a "castaway” level adventure. The Robinson Crusoe style trips are on the most remote islands, meticulously chosen and still comp...read more

Villa On Dunbar Rock

Villa on Dunbar Rock is a diver´s paradise built on a rock, and surrounded by crystal clear water and the beautiful Mesoamerican barrier reef. About 44 miles off the north coast of Honduras, in the Caribbean, lays this unique all-inclusive villa for a perfect dive vacation with no crowds, it features eight suites with breathtaking views, a private ...read more

Samujana Luxury Villas | Koh Samui Thailand

Samujana is an exclusive luxury accommodation in private residences in Koh Samui Island, Thailand. The spectacular villa estate has scooped a number of prestigious awards and has been officially recognized as the finest villa development in South East Asia, and you can see why in the mind-blowing photos. All villas are perched on a hillside overloo...read more

Keemala Resort | Phucket Thailand

Located in an isolated woodland/hillside location just 40 min from Phuket, lays one of the most highly anticipated resorts to open this year, the magical Keemala Resort. Positioned in the hills and within the lush woodlands, Keemala offers a retreat from every day life and welcomes you in to an enchanting evergreen wonderland. Guests are invited to...read more

Zoku Loft Micro Apartments

Zoku Loft is a new living concept that aims to end with hotel rooms. The 24m2 (258 sq ft) micro apartment is designed as a living/working hybrid for "global nomads” who typically seek temporary residence for between five days and several months. Each space comes with all the necessary residential and business facilities, combining comfort and effic...read more

Hipcamp | Airbnb For Camping

Hipcamp is like Airbnb for camping holidays! The new platform makes it easier to discover great places to go camping and get outside. The creators believe finding a campsite shouldn´t be such a time-consuming, convoluted and confusing process, Hipcamp is committed to making getting outside fun and easy, as simple as choosing what, when and where yo...read more

Tsala Treetop Lodge

Nestled in the ancient forest canopy of the Western Cape, in Plettenberg Bay, South Africa, lays this spectacular retreat, the Tsala Treetop Lodge. The ethereal getaway features 10 luxury suites built into the treetops, ensuring everyone visiting has complete privacy, you´ll have your own fireplace, outdoor shower, infinity pool, and private deck w...read more

Floating Hotel

Floating Hotel is a really cool option for those who love creative ways of making inland tourism. This award winning project by Salt & Water, consists of a main hotel structure, that includes the restaurant, a common living room area, a caffe and an event hall, you then also get smaller mobile structures, that are in fact small catamarans, that...read more

Antlos | Airbnb For Boat Holidays

Antlos is like Airbnb for boat holidays! Antlos wants to make boat holidays accessible to those who love the sea but haven’t tried one because of high prices and inexperience. The new platform connects travelers and boat owners directly, offering real, local experiences cruising through the Mediterranean. Antlos brings together experienced skippers...read more

Drive A Tank

Ever dreamt about driving a tank? At Drive A Tank you can! In fact, its the only place in America where civilians can drive actual military vehicles. The company has several packages on offer where you can go on a rampage, drive one of their several tanks, fire historic and modern machine guns, plow through a mobile home, and even crush cars! "Driv...read more

Clayoquot Wilderness Resort

Looking for a unique retreat that is equal parts luxurious and adventuresome? Try a little glamping at Clayoquot Wilderness Resort, spend an evening on the top of a mountain watching the sunset, then camping in a luxury tent. Inspired by late 19th century Great Camps, Clayoquot Wilderness Resort promises an exotic paradox of indulgent luxury and re...read more

Silolona Sojourns | Luxury Cruises Indonesia

Silolona Sojourns are one of the most sought after private travel experiences in South East Asia. Silolona Sojourns offers expeditions on two primary boats the Silolona and the Si Datu Bua, both modern incarnations of the traditional Indonesian ships, originally used for trade along the historic spice routes, these mini yachts offer comfort and exp...read more

Off The Grid Rentals

If you´re an avid outdoorsman and have a passion for exploring, you´ll surely know that high-end car camping gear is very expensive. "Off The Grid Rentals” is a new company in the US that lets you rent affordable expedition-ready gear for taking into the wild. Not everyone can justify the expense of buying their own trailer, "Off The Grid” provide ...read more
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Editors Pick

Razor Ripsurf

Razor, creators of the popular drift racing Crazy Cart, have developed the Razor Ripsurf, a board that brings surfing to the city. The board´s styling and function were guided by the feel of surfing and features of a real surfboard, the end product mimics the feel of surfing on a concrete environment. Ripsurf uses Razor´s R...
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April 2016 Finds On Amazon

We are back this month with some new fresh finds on Amazon. This week we have found some more cool, beautiful and functional products buried deep in Amazon´s massive catalog. We showcase a list of products that caught our attention, either for their great discount price, for their great customer ratings, or simply because they are pretty goddamn awesome. Product details after the jump....
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April 2016 Finds On Huckberry

Once again we have teamed up with our good friends at Huckberry to update our custom, curated BTS Shop.  We have picked the most exciting fresh deals this month, with some great opportunities to get your hands on the coolest apparel and travel gear for an active lifestyle and outdoor adventures. Check out our new curated list of some of the coolest products an...