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The Art Of The Brick

If like us, you have a fascination for amazing lego sculptures, you should definitely check out this new book by the most famous LEGO artist in the world - Nathan Sawaya. The renowned New York-based artist creates awe-inspiring works of art focusing exclusively on LEGO as an art medium. The Art of the Brick: A Life in LEGO is a 248-page hardcover book that showcases the artist’s greatest creations, constructed from countless individual LEGO pieces, and behind-the-scenes details about how these creations came to be. via

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CABANAS NO RIO | COMPORTA PORTUGAL

On the Portuguese coast (about an hour south of Lisbon) lies a hidden piece of paradise...Comporta. This beautiful region is known for the magnificent white sandy beaches, the wine, fresh fish and the beautiful rice paddies. Cabanas no Rio is a project by architect Manuel Aires Mateus, the same guy behind the "Casas na Areia”. The romantic hideaway is ideal to relax, recharge batteries and simply enjoy nature. The two recovered old fisherman huts have in total only ...
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SCARP RIDGE LODGE

The beautiful Scarp Ridge Lodge is the perfect getaway from a busy city life. Located in the historic downtown Crested Butte in Colorado, the luxurious lodge was originally built in 1885 as a saloon and brothel for Croatian miners. After an impressive renovation, the unique Victorian building  preserved its original facade and is now a stunning seven-bedroom property with an indoor salt-water swimming pool, custom-designed kitchen, library, cinema, log-fire lou...
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BANYAN TREE CORNICHE BAY | MAURITIUS

This eco friendly resort located in Mauritius was designed by renowned architects Foster and Partners. The master plan is for a discreet and environmentally intelligent architecture that blends harmoniously with the lush and extensive landscape. The buildings are equipped with green technologies such as water collectors and solar panels. The striking wave-like, curving roofs are designed for optimum natural ventilation, and to collect rainwater for treatment and reu...
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