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Had enough of the hectic city life? Looking for a place to reconnect with nature? Check out Candlewood Cabins, a natural get-a-way experience in Wisconsin. The unique getaway retreat is hidden deep in the Ocooch Mountains, surrounded by nature, and offers several cabins that come with all the comforts of home, and are filled with simple pleasures, such as enjoying a wood-burning stove, a soothing bath, cozy up to the fire, or simply star gaze. A magical place that leaves the stress of daily life far behind...
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Gather your friends and escape to the ultimate snow playground, the Baldface Lodge. At Baldface there´s no waiting for lifts and you never have to worry about competing for fresh tracks. Located in the heart of Canada´s Selkirk Mountains lays this remote lodge surrounded by 32,000 acres of skiable terrain, open bowls, peaks, perfectly spaced trees and 500+ inches of untouched powder. A quick 10-minute helicopter ride transports guests to the Lodge for 3 and 4-day all-inclusive, guided skiing and boarding trips. For all you pros, Baldface also offers an exclusive private Cat so you’re guaranteed to be pushed to your limits. watch the video

photos by Nick Diamond
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If you are heading over to Finland on vacations and are looking for a unique place to spend a few adventurous days, check out the Saunalautta, a floating sauna houseboat that is now available for rent. Built out of recycled wood, the raft features a bedroom with four bunks, and a hot steamy sauna on the lower level, on the top level you´ll find a rooftop observation deck, a barbecue, and hammocks, making it the perfect place to unwind on the water with friends. A small outboard motor is used to power the vessel.

Check out the floating sauna’s Facebook page for more information.
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Feel like a winter adventure? Arctic Trucks Experience is a company that specializes in organizing self-drive tours in Iceland. They offer various tours, depending on how many days you want to travel and how challenging you want the trip to be, guaranteeing an experience of a lifetime in the remote areas of Iceland. You and your friends do all the driving, behind the wheel of one of their specialized super trucks, modified and equipped with all the gear you will need to tackle the demanding and challenging environments. watch the video
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Searching for a unique and thrilling outdoor experience? Every year, an eclectic mix of thrill-seekers get together at the International Highline Meeting in Monte Piana, high up in the northern Italian Alps, for an unique experience strung hundreds of feet above the ground. If you´re interested in joining these adventurous folks, you can head over to their website for more information, the registration fee costs $40 and includes access to the lines, tent place, breakfast, insurance for the whole event, spoon, fork, knife, cup, and a highline meeting t-shirt. If heights are not your thing, you can simply admire the mind-blowing photos after the jump.

(Photos by: Sebastian Wahlhuetter Photography)
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The mind-blowing Taj Exotica Resort and Spa Maldives is a 5-star exclusive resort, spread idyllically along a pristine beach and serene lagoon. The award-winning resort features 64 impressive villas that boast crisp linens, warm wooden patios, and private infinity pools,. You can also opt to stay at the Rehendi Presidential Suite, a spectacular, one of a kind, 500 square meter water villa, with a 18m fresh water pool overlooking the beautiful Indian Ocean. Someone is going to have to eventually drag you out of this magical retreat...

More amazing Resorts in the Maldives
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Located at the north-eastern entrance of Beirut, B018 is a spectacular nightclub designed by Bernard Khoury (same genius that designed the amazing NBK Residence). B018 is one of Beirut´s most popular nightclubs and has been voted several times by Wallpaper Magazine as one of the best clubs in the world. B018 is shaped like a coffin, and looks like an old bomb shelter, but under what looks like a gloomy parking lot, lays a glamorous nightclub. The unassuming metal facade is equipped with a massive hydraulic apparatus that articulates the infamous retractable roof which gives revellers a mind-blowing night-time view of the stars and city lights.
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Today´s dreamy escape is located in Noonu Atoll, a handful of unspoiled green islands protected from the ocean by a large coral reef in the Maldives. The preserved and exclusive exotic oasis features opulent vegetation and is surrounded by pristine turquoise waters that house a dazzling sampling of multicolor fish, rays and sea turtles. The luxurious Cheval Blanc Randheli resort has a contemporary yet indigenous architecture and offers guests several breathtaking sleeping options including beach villas and some impressive water villas complete with a private infinity pool gazing over the infinite turquoise horizon.
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AKA, the innovative brand of luxury extended stay accommodations, are known for providing guests with curated, life-enriching experiences while away from home. They are now offering the possibility to stay at an Airstream trailer outfitted with AKA signature comforts and luxury. The luxury mobile suite is available for a five-day California coast road trip and guests can choose to experience anything from surfing to ocean kayaking and whale watching, wine tastings, spa treatments, botanical hikes, bike paths, yoga, stargazing and canyon concerts, etc…

Rates for the AKA Mobile Suite start at approximately $6,000 for the five-day journey up the coast.
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Kandolhu is an exquisite Maldives resort located on the island of Kandolhu. The magical island features white sandy beaches and is home to one of the most pristine, colourful and lively house reef in the Maldives. At the stunning resort you can stay at one of the lavish water villas with access to the beautiful Indian Ocean at your doorstep. All villas feature local architecture with modern interiors and are equipped with the the latest in hi-tech features. The ideal retreat for honeymooners. 
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Norman Carr Safaris are know as Zambia´s original safari company, founded by Norman Carr who pioneered walking safaris, rightly described as the ultimate way to experience the African wilderness. The company offers six camps including the "wildly luxurious” Chinzombo, compromised of six villas all with own private plunge pool, cooled sleeping areas, and massive bathroom with luxurious spa amenities. Norman Carr Safaris is one of the Eco tourism safari founders and have been leading the way in responsible tourism in Zambia for over 60 years.
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Bambu Indah is a radically distinctive eco-luxury boutique hotel in Ubud, on the Indonesian island of Bali. At the unique escape you can stay at one of the magical antique Java homes comforted by the luxury and service of an intimate hotel. The resort offers upscale facilities in a gorgeous riverfront setting of rice paddies and scenic cascades, you can swim in a natural swimming pool so fresh you’ll share it with small fish, melt away with a Balinese massage, or indulge yourself with the best traditional cuisine available in Bali. The rustic, chic retreat has managed to retain the laid back atmosphere of simply going to stay with friends.
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Chicago´s latest heart racing attraction just opened at more than a thousand feet in the air of the John Hancock Center. Tilt is an eight person glass enclosure that tilts visitors forward for a unique perspective of the citys The Magnificent Mile. Visitors to Chicago will now be able to experience unsurpassable views whilst the platform slowly moves outward to an adventurous angle above the Windy City. That´s if you can stomach it. watch the video of Tilt in action.
via: Red Eye Chicago, Chicago Tribune

If you enjoy heights, check out the Ledge (also in Chicago) and the amazing Edge Walk at the CN Tower, Toronto.
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Four Seasons have announced their new ultra luxurious private jet. The customized Boeing 757 will take up to 52 guests guests around the world on bespoke journeys. The next 24-day exclusive around the world tour booked for February 2015 is almost sold out and will take guests to nine of Four Seasons Hotels spread across the world, including exotic stops at Hawaii, Bora Bora, Sydney, Bali, Thailand and India. Trip will cost $119,000 a person. You can learn more about past Around the World by Private Jet experiences on Four Seasons Magazine. watch the video
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The Beer Moth is a unique accommodation in the Scottish countryside, it lives on the Inshriach House grounds, and is one of three unusual holiday options out in the woods around the property. The Beer Moth, is a restored 1954 Commer fire Service truck converted into luxurious camping for two, and can be moved around the estate. It features a tiny kitchen, oak parquet floor, a wood-burning stove, a Victorian double bed, and a side panel that rolls up offering amazing views of the surrounding natural beauty. If you find yourself in Scotland you can book a stay on the cosy Beer Moth through Canopy & Stars.
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El Nido Resorts is a group of spectacular eco-resorts spread across El Nido in the Philippines, a destination known for its extraordinary natural splendor and ecosystem. El Nido Resorts is currently comprised of four eco-luxury Resorts, all offering genuine, local hospitality and unique and enriching experiences amidst the beautiful natural landscape. El Nido Resorts has been globally recognized for embracing nature-based guest activities, including snorkeling, scuba-diving, kayaking, hiking, and island-hopping to visit fascinating caves, emerald lagoons, and pristine white sand beaches. Lunch barbecues and romantic dinners may be arranged on private islands. Guests can also simply relax at their Water Cottages and admire the dramatic panoramic view of the limestone cliffs. Check out some amazing photos after the jump.
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Moon Shadow is a spectacular villa for rent in the beautiful island of Koh Samui, Thailand. The private luxury property is nestled on a cliff top and provides amazing indoor/outdoor tropical living, it features 4 bedrooms spread across 3 pavilions onlooking the stunning ocean view. One of the main highlights of the villa is swimming pool that extends to the ocean and into the horizon. The villa is supported by two live-in staff and a villa manager. Daily from $1,090 to $1,790.
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Lions Sands has to be one of the most magical retreats we have discovered. The game reserve is nestled on the banks of the Sabie River on the Sabi Sand Reserve in South Africa, you can choose to stay at one of their luxury lodges, or for more adventurous guests, sleep under the stars in one of their stunning one-of-a-kind treehouses. They were built for guests to experience the night, in tune with nature, they have no electricity, its just you and the great African outdoors. Staying at one of the treehouses is a truly unique experience, when the sun goes down, the tree houses are lit to provide the perfect romantic setting, and the African night sounds come alive in an awe-inspiring, multi-phonic symphony. Check out the stunning photos after the jump.
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