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Alila Yangshuo Hotel

Beijing-based studio Vector Architects, has transformed a 1960s sugar factory into a spectacular luxurious hotel in China´s beautiful Yangshuo county. Surrounded by the dramatic karst mountain landscape, the Alila Yangshuo Hotel is composed of restaurants, a library, spa,177 rooms, suites, and villas that occupy a number of heritage buildings among the vaulted mountains. The luxury resort celebrates the rich history of its industrial past while seamlessly blending into its stunning surroundings. Comparable but contemporary materials and construction methods are used in order to achieve continuity and complement the historic architecture. The end result is mind-blowing as you can see by the images below.



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VILLA MONOI

Villa Monoi is a dream getaway in Costa Rica right on the beach, perfect for a tropical escape with friends. Designed by Architect John Osborne, the luxury villa features four bedrooms and sprawling lounge areas both indoors and outdoors, in fact the spacious living areas can be opened completely towards the gorgeous landscape and swimming pool. A private beach access ensures that guests can reach the water in a couple of minutes where you´ll find the ...
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STEAL LIKE AN ARTIST | BY AUSTIN KLEON

"Steal like an Artist" is a bestseller by writer and artist Austin Kleon, his main message is "You don’t need to be a genius, you just need to be yourself." The book was born after a speech Austin gave at a college in New York went viral. It focuses around the ten things he wished someone had told him when he was starting out. The result is a great read, inspiring, hip, original, practical, and entertaining. source Watch the  video ...
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PUMPKIN TAP KIT

With Halloween just a few days away, you still have time to surprise your guests with a cool pumpkin keg! The Pumpkin Tap Kit is very easy to install, it attaches to an ordinary pumpkin(hollowed-out) and will have you pouring pumpkin cocktails in no time. The kit features a faucet made of brass with chrome finish, a tap faucet, and step-by-step instructions. After use, don´t restrict it to Halloween, this thing is also compatible with watermelons for all year round ...
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