Architecture and design for travelers
The most beautiful buildings and best architectural sites around the world, our selections will inspire your next trip.
"I am much less interested in self-expression than in establishing opportunities that enable occupants to express themselves."
This introduction will get you started on the city’s seemingly endless supply of buildings inspired during Queen Victoria’s reign.
France’s Villa Majorelle, which just wrapped up a key phase of interior restoration, is a gorgeous example of the ornate style.
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Chilly weather provides opportunities for snuggling up next to a fire inside some of the most stylish and cool cabins.
Between beach days, go explore the Hawaiian capital’s wealth of architectural gems.
Not every Brutalist gem gets a happy ending, but the Camden Town Hall Annexe in Kings Cross London is a pleasant exception.
Waechter Architecture transformed the 1908 schoolhouse into a 20,000-square-foot lodge that sits along the Columbia River Gorge in Washington.
Located 28 miles outside city center, the gleaming new airport was designed with an eye to expansion.
Industrialist and architecture patron J. Irwin Miller commissioned a trio of designers—Eero Saarinen, Alexander Girard, and Dan Kiley—for his home in Indiana. It’s since been cemented in the canon as a masterpiece of midcentury residential design.
Airbnb is offering $11-a-night stays in five otherworldly abodes, including a UFO-shaped prefab.
To celebrate National Hot Dog Day, Oscar Mayer, purveyor of mass produced meat links, announced it’s renting out its Weinermobile.
ArchiMaps offers comprehensive guides to architecturally-significant buildings, bridges, and more in seven major cities.
The Vipp Chimney House is a pared-down rental retreat in Copenhagen built inside a transformed water pumping station with a massive chimney.
And in the 1990s, Ted Turner and Jane Fonda, then married, set out to restore it.
Antoni Gaudí’s Sagrada Familia has received its first building permit, 137 years after construction started.
Great architecture that’s often under-appreciated, misunderstood, and unprotected
As is the Disney way, designers built a fully interactive environment that pays homage to every part of the Star Wars franchise.
The cottage in Årjäng, Sweden, is on view for a one-day only exhibition.
Love design and planning a trip to Mexico? Skip Tulum and try this beach town on the country’s Oaxacan coast.