Travel

An Aztec temple has been discovered hiding under a pyramid for 800 years

An Aztec temple hidden for more than eight centuries inside one of Mexico’s famous double pyramids has just been brought to light again. A view of...

The Best Places In the World for Cliff Jumping

Sometimes it’s worth living life on the edge. And when you’re in these awe-inspiring places, you may finally feel ready to take the leap. Playa...

A ghost town in California will be regenerated as a tourist attraction

Last month, Cerro Gordo in California made headlines when it went on the market for the very first time and the internet was rife about what wild...

Would you visit the world’s most expensive cities for a taste of the high life?

For the majority of people planning a trip, budget plays a major role when it comes to deciding where to go, with affordable flights, accommodation...

A new feminist tour of Ljubljana showcases its women artists, urban architects and political leaders

If you’re heading to Slovenia, you might be interested in a new feminist tour that’s taking place in its capital city, Ljubljana. The daily two-hour tour showcases...

Best of Arhitecture

Barn-inspired Conservatory House is an off-grid escape on a Pretoria farm

South African architect Nadine Englebrecht has completed an off-grid home featuring a central conservatory in the countryside outside Pretoria. Conservatory House is orientated to make the most...

Sordo Madaleno organises beachfront Casa Cozumel around plant-filled courtyard

Mexican studio Sordo Madaleno Arquitectos has completed a beach home on the island of Cozumel that brings vegetation indoors through openings in the ground floor. Casa Cozumel...

Lewandowski Architects completes charred wood tennis pavilion at Eton College

Lewandowski Architects has rejuvenated Eton College's tennis and hockey centre with a charred wood pavilion and two all-weather pitches. The Eton-based practice refurbished the college's Willowbrook Outdoor Sports Centre, which...

Studio Bark builds “fully biodegradable and recyclable” cork building

The Cork Studio, a garden building made almost entirely out of cork, has been constructed by Studio Bark as a building prototype that can be completely recycled, reused...

MVRDV’s Vanke 3D City in Shenzhen will be a “new type of skyscraper”

Eight interlinking blocks will form the 250-metre-tall Vanke 3D City in Shenzhen, demonstrating what MVRDV are calling the next generation of skyscraper design.  Chinese property developer Vanke has commissioned the Dutch architecture...

White yoga studio “delicately shelters” Jorge Ramírez’s weathered Ceiba House in Mexico

Architect Jorge Ramírez has preserved an old fruit tree, tired mud walls, and decorative archways in his family's 1930s home in Aguascalientes, Mexico, and then added a...