In the 18th century, this magnificent palace in the heart of Lisbon served as a summer residence for nobles, and its architecture is still an important city’ historical property. The architect Tiago Patricio Rodríguez faced a difficult task: to adapt the old house to the realities of the 21st century with the help of modern design…

The magnificent new Mercer hotel is located in a 19th-century palace in the very heart of Seville, Spain. The hotel has only 12 rooms, but the scale and level of comfort here are truly royal. The marble staircase and the luxurious atrium, the heritage of the two-hundred-year-old palace, are side by side with modern vertical…