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El Cosmico Hotel

El Cosmico is a unique rural retreat in Texas which features a range of accommodation, guests stay close to the land, experiencing it in their teepees, tents or trailers, a theater, a caravan, a campground, and a hotel. El Cosmico’s philosophy is about finding that special restorative rest that is unique to being in nature, the nomadic hotel and campground’s 18-acre plot offers plenty of eye-candy - vintage trailers, luxurious safari tents and Souix-style teepees, all tricked out to encourage guests to enjoy the magical place and leave the stress of daily life far behind...   



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CRAZY HOTEL SEVEN IN PARIS | INSPIRED BY FAMOUS MOVIE THEMES | Image

CRAZY HOTEL SEVEN IN PARIS | INSPIRED BY FAMOUS MOVIE THEMES

This very unusual hotel is located near the Latin Quarter in the central part of old Paris. It features 7 main suites each with its very own theme, you can stay at the 007 suite (no explanation needed), the Marie Antoinette suite, the Alice suite ( inspired by Alice in wonderland), the sublime suite, the black diamond, the lovez-vous, or the on-off suite ( you can change its design just by pushing a button). Check out ther website and the crazy rooms....
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YOTEL | AIRPORT HOTEL

The Yotel is a new concept hotel, inspired by the existing capsule hotels in Japan. This concept was created by Simon Woodroffe, whose idea was to create cabins with the comfort of a luxury hotel, but with an affordable price. The Yotel offers small rooms but comfortable and modern. The beds are of reasonable size and transform into couches at the touch of a button. All rooms have access to free wireless internet, fully equipped bathroom, desk and tv. The Yotel targ...
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OUR HOUSE IN THE CITY

Our House in the City: New Urban Homes and Architecture, is a new book by publisher Gestalten. It showcases creative and innovative urban living solutions found in cities all over the world, built on spaces in the urban landscape such as in the narrow gaps between buildings, in courtyards, in ungentrified districts, on derelict land, or even in industrial ruins. Available for purchase in Europe here. Also by Gestalten, check out: Rock the Shack, Oasis, WorkScape...
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