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Backwater House

Backwater House is the name of this spectacular property built next to a secluded lagoon in Norfolk, England. Designed by award winning practice Platform 5 Architects, the contemporary waterside house sits in a serene setting with panoramic views over a private lagoon. The unique timber framed house has three pitched roof bays, a separate boat shed, and a deep canopy that creates a sheltered outdoor area where you can enjoy the setting and the elements. The property is raised above the waterline, allowing floodwater to flow beneath a landscaped timber deck. Backwater has four bedrooms, can sleep 8 comfortably, and is available for vacation rentals.



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THE HINTERLAND

The Hinterland is a new cabin porn book by publisher Gestalten, it features plenty of dreamy hideaways where we can recharge our spirits and reconnect with ourselves, away from the restraints of society and the stress of the everyday. The book explores the wondrous forms that the humble cabin can take, it showcases stunning refuges located on mountain tops, nestled in villages, or ensconced in lush forests. The beautifully illustrated book presents the finest in des...
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WHERE CHEFS EAT 2015

After the huge success of its predecessor, book publisher Phaidon have released the newest version of the Guide to Chefs Favorite Restaurants. The book features recommendations by ore than 600 of the world’s leading chefs, listing their favorite places to eat in all major cities around the world, from neighborhood eateries, burger joints, late-night snacks to high-end restaurants. It´s like having a top chef as your best friend to give you advice whenever you need t...
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CALISTOGA RANCH | NAPA VALLEY RESORT

Fancy a good wine? Fancy wooden decking and cozy fireplaces? Calistoga Ranch secluded in Upper Napa Valley canyon is the perfect getaway for enjoying good food and Napa wine in a rarefied luxury retreat. At the resort you can stay at the luxurious Napa lodges, they feature welcoming fireplaces, private patios and expansive views. At Calistoga ranch you can rejuvenate at the natural Napa spa sanctuary, nestled away in a wooded canyon in Napa. Other amenities include ...
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