Luxury residence in Sintra Cascais

Luxury residence in Sintra Cascais




Want to live amidst tourist-worthy greenery – but not in a refuge or tent? This luxury residence in the Portugese Riviera is surrounded by the Sintra Cascais National Park, the premier Oitaros Dunes golf course and an abundance of crystal-clear… Continue Reading




Quinta da Boavista

Quinta da Boavista




Lovingly looked after for generations, it was time for the “Quinta da Boavista” home to receive its latest renovation. It’s situated on the banks of the Douro River which wiggles its way through Portugal and the Iberian Peninsula. The soil… Continue Reading




Refurbished Stone House in Portugal

Refurbished Stone House in Portugal




Rehabilitating a century-old stone construction of 400 square meters (4,305 square feet) was a challenging task for the team at AR Studio Architects. The Eira House, located in the city of Vale de Cambra, Portugal, was completely refurbished, without compromising… Continue Reading




Reflection of Mineral

Reflection of Mineral




Reflection of Mineral sits like an irregular chunk of quartz dropped onto a Tokyo street corner. Designed by architects Yasuhiro Yamashita and Yoichi Tanaka of Atelier Tekuto, the faceted shape resulted from regulations aimed at ensuring adequate sunlight reaches the… Continue Reading




Renovated flat in Barcelona

Renovated flat in Barcelona




Spanish architects Anna & Eugeni Bach have renovated an aging flat in Barcelona, Spain’s Ensanche district to show off its mosaic floors and decorative ceiling mouldings. This project changes the manner of inhabiting an apartment in this neighborhood through small… Continue Reading




Temozón House

Temozón House




Mérida-based architectural practice, Carrillo Arquitectos y Asociados, has designed the Temozón House project. The modern family home is located in Temozon, Yucatan, Mexico. According to the architects: “Located in Temozón Yucatán in a residential area, the modern house is in… Continue Reading




Casa Xixim by Specht Architects

Casa Xixim by Specht Architects




Casa Xixim serves as a fully rentable guesthouse for large groups. It was squeezed onto a thin site by New York studio Specht Architects, which created a contemporary architectural aesthetic with white walls, timber panels and local stone. Bedrooms at… Continue Reading




Green Screen House

Green Screen House




The best type of design is that one which is both functional and aesthetically pleasing and the greatest designers manage to implement both of these features. Saitama, Japan based Hideo Kumaki Architect Office designed this amazing house with a green… Continue Reading




Apartment refurbishment in El Born, Barcelona

Apartment refurbishment in El Born, Barcelona




A flat refurbishment in an old building in El Born area, Barcelona, Spain by Habitan Studio. It is about transforming a small, compartmentalized floor in an open, airy space. The original distribution of the house disappears, but the values of… Continue Reading




Stockholm attic apartment

Stockholm attic apartment




Stockholm’s attic apartment trend doesn’t stop fascinating us with interesting interior architecture and layouts it creates. This small glam but fundamentally Scandinavian apartment is one of the latest housing projects designed by Concept Saltin. Without trying to redo the plan… Continue Reading