Tag Archives: spain

as homely as bread

There is no doubt that everyone loves the smell of fresh baking bread but imagine staying in a hotel where this smell wafts through the foyer and hallways everyday!  At Praktik Hotel located in the Eixample district of Spain's second largest city, this is exactly what you will get. Designed by 2013 designer of the year, Lazaro Rosa Violan,...

mountain house

Huge walls built from a local red stone, greet you as you approach the mountain.Upon arrival to the house the stone walls turn into structural plans that define the house populating every space within the building. Aiming to achieve integration with the environment, the red stone was extracted directly from the mountain where the house sits reinforcing its connection to the natural terrain. The head...