Inside Walled Off: 60 Photos of Banksy’s New Palestine Art Hotel

banksy art hotel in palestine

In stark contrast to yesterday’s hotel post, Banksy has opened a hotel of his own in Palestine and no, it’s not a joke. Walled Off is a legit art hotel complete with fully functioning ensuite facilities; artist-decorated rooms, a palatial presidential suite, scary budget rooms that look like barracks, an independently operated gallery and a museum. Operated by the local community, its meant to offer a warm welcome to everyone from all sides of the conflict and across the world. (more…)

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Marcel Wanders Works His Magic on The Mondrian DOHA (38 photos)

Marcel Wanders Mondrian DOHA

Marcel Wanders, the Dutch creative force who seems to design, decorate, create and produce more in a month than most could possibly accomplish in a year, continues his streak with the soon to open Mondrian DOHA hotel in Qatar. (more…)

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60 Best 2016 Best Of Lists – from Art to Entertainment to Tech.

best of of the Best of Lists

When it comes to the things that interest me, I’ve turned to those sites, curators and magazines I feel are the best arbiters of taste for each category – be it products, experiences or services. Take a look at these experts’ picks from such categories as art, architecture, cars, interior design, photography, logo design, packaging, books, podcasts, video games, fashion, food, drink, music, gadgets, travel, websites, television, mobile apps, movies, videos and more for the best of 2016 in everything. (more…)

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Inside The New All Year Round Icehotel 365 – UPDATED to Include All Suites

all year round icehotel 365

On December 16 the entire Icehotel was finished on the riverbank in Jukkasjärvi, Sweden. With its 35 uniquely designed art and deluxe suites, ice bar, ice chapel and ice gallery,  the guests are welcomed to experience more art than ever in Icehotel’s history. When one part of the hotel melts come spring, the ice bar, ice gallery and 20 suites remain in the permanent part – Icehotel 365. (more…)

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40+ Photos The Refurbished and Remodeled Grace Santorini Boutique Hotel

Grace Santorini Luxury Hotel

The luxury boutique hotel carved into the cliff face of Santorini’s volcanic caldera has just received a huge makeover by Fifth Element Interior of London and SMK Interiors of Greece and the results are breathtaking. (more…)

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Notel Melbourne: Six Airstream Trailers As Rooftop Accommodations

Notel Melbourne Australia

Notel Melbourne has just opened and doesn’t want to be called a hotel or glamping. Whatever you choose to call it, it’s a fun new place to stay in Australia made up of six customized, enhanced and well-appointed vintage chrome Airstream trailers parked on a rooftop in Melbourne. (more…)

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