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Hotel Joule | Dallas

A beacon of energy in the heart of downtown Dallas, The Joule is a tour-de-force of Adam D. Tihanys award-winning design and style situated in a revitalized 1920’s Neo-Gothic building re-imagined for the contemporary traveler. The buildings façade has been restored and added to with a new 10-story tower which is topped by the cantilevered rooftop pool and bar area. The pool actually juts out over the edge off the building with just a heavy layer of glass separating water and the swimmers from the city below. Absolutely mindblowing...



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THE ART OF TIDYING UP | BY URSUS WEHRLI | Image

THE ART OF TIDYING UP | BY URSUS WEHRLI

Ursus Wehrli is a Swiss artist obsessed with cleaning up and order. After his two best-selling books on Tidying up Art (he deconstructs the works from famous artists) his latest book is called " The Art of Tidying Up" Mr. Wehrli finally puts the whole world in order. In the book,compulsive artist Wehrli sorts out things we encounter in everyday life, such as a pine branch, alphabet soup, or a parking lot. He organizes everything according to color, size, and shape....
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TIVOLI ECORESIDENCES | PRAIA DO FORTE BRAZIL | Image

TIVOLI ECORESIDENCES | PRAIA DO FORTE BRAZIL

Less than an hour from Salvador in Bahia is one of the most beautiful beaches of the Brazilian coast, Praia do Forte. With exuberant nature, sun all year round, pleasant temperatures and 12 miles of exclusive beach this is a special place. The Tivoli Praia do Forte Ecoresidences was designed by one of the most prestigious architecture offices of Brazil, Bernardes-Jacobsen. The luxurious 5-star resort offers 42 homes with a social area upstairs and suites d...
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THE DUDE AND THE ZEN MASTER

Remember Dude, the cool character played by Jeff Bridges in the Big Lebowski? Well the Dude´s laid back lifestyle is somehow similar to the Zen philosophy, like a mix of Dude-ism and Buddhism. "The Dude and the Zen Master" is a new inspiring book by the actor and his Buddhist teacher, renowned Roshi Bernie Glassman, it captures their freewheeling dialogue about life, laughter, the movies, and the importance of doing good in a complicated world. Get it in Europe h...
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