Travel

Did you know there’s a cat living inside Istanbul’s Hagia Sophia?

The Hagia Sophia in Istanbul has been many things, from a Greek Orthodox basilica to an Ottoman imperial mosque to the museum it is today. But perhaps...

Expert advice on what to do if your luggage is lost

Lost luggage is one of the more frustrating and unfortunate pitfalls of travelling, with countless flyers being separated from their personal belongings each and every...

The 10 Best Maine Lighthouses to Visit

See the state’s iconic structures and explore the towns nearby. Visit the Northeast to explore these historic light stations along the coast. Maine’s 65 historic...

The 10 Best National Parks in the USA 2018-19

Discover the country’s most incredible national parks. America’s national parks are packed full of breathtaking natural wonders. Whether you’re climbing Half Dome in Yosemite or...

10 Epic East Coast Road Trips to Take This Summer

Grab the keys and hit the road for a summer vacation to remember. There’s no better time than the summer to pack up the car...

Best of Arhitecture

Foster + Partners plans new Federation Square Apple Store to replace “Pizza Hut pagoda” design

Foster + Partners has completely overhauled its plans for an Apple Store in Melbourne’s Federation Square, but critics claim it has “simply swapped a Pizza Hut pagoda for...

Modaam Architects’ cafe aims to create a new kind of public space in Tehran

This cafe in the Iranian capital is designed to act as a semi-public venue in the city, where open gathering spaces are starting to become popular again...

All-white house by Studio Four blends indoor and outdoor spaces

Melbourne-based architecture collective Studio Four placed a garden at the centre of this all-white family home located in the city’s suburb of Glen Iris. The clients – a professional...

COS looks to Mies and Mondrian for first Chicago store

The works of architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and artist Piet Mondrian influenced the geometric and pared-back design of this shop for fashion brand COS. The first COS store...

Wooden arches traverse Hunan Slurp noodle shop by New Practice Studio

Curved slats of laminated wood cover the walls and ceiling of a Chinese restaurant in New York’s East Village by design firm New Practice Studio. Hunan Slurp is located...

Feldman Architecture updates 1970s residence overlooking San Francisco Bay

American studio Feldman Architecture has overhauled parts of a hillside home in the town of Sausalito for a retired couple with an extensive collection of albums, books...