All posts with tag:island

The main highlight of this home on the Madeleine Islands in Canada is the 360-degree views. The cottage is located right on the hill and in the almost complete absence of trees around, the entire local landscape is in full view. The architecture of the house is very simple, the same applies to the interiors…

When the clients’ children grew up and parted, the couple decided to renew their romantic feelings and build themselves a house in Hawaii. The place was chosen for a reason – it was here, on the island of Maui, that they met and this is how their wonderful love story began, which has been going…

Villa Apollon is not only an example of high-end contemporary waterfront home design, but also a near-perfect integration of architecture into surrounding nature. Since the house is located on a hillside of Lefkada island, the architects of Block 722 studio carefully inscribed it in the landscape, and the facade finishing of natural stone makes its…

From a distance, this house on the island of Serifos in Greece can be easily confused with a nearby rock. The architects have integrated it so organically into the surrounding landscape. Not only the facade, but also the interior space of the building merges with nature. The color scheme was chosen exclusively from the natural…

Minos Beach Art Hotel in Crete has a very interesting concept. In addition to the traditional rooms, restaurants and beaches, the hotel has an open-air museum. There are sculptures and art installations created by artists during art events held at the hotel. At the same time, the works of art fit very organically into the…

We continue to travel around Sweden in search of beautiful Scandinavian cottages. And today we have an unusual home – a beautiful coastal house with its own small pier, which is located on a tiny island an hour’s drive from Stockholm. Its facade is red (like actually all houses on the island), the windows are…

The owners of this ranch, a family with three children, moved to Philip Island, Australia back in 2012, but then they could not imagine that this place would become not a temporary option, but a permanent home. First, the family arranged housing for themselves, and then built three small cottages, which were named Five Acres…

This home on Shelter Island, New York, is an interesting and modern interpretation of a country cottage that is visited only on weekends and on holidays. We can say the American version of our summer cottages. However, the modest exterior should not mislead you; well-thought-out and stylish interiors are hidden inside. Especially noteworthy is the…