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The best things to do with kids in 13 U.S. cities

To help guide you and your littles through the urban jungle, we’ve rounded up the best places to play in 13 different cities across the U.S.

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Mapping a modernist mecca in Columbus, Indiana

With works by architects like Eero Saarinen and I. M. Pei, these buildings tell the story of the city that modernism built.

14 gorgeous car-free cities around the world

Whether residents travel by gondola or horse-drawn carriage, these towns offer a change of pace from the whirling engines and constant traffic of other cities.

The 16 most Instagrammable places in U.S. cities

From colorful murals to picturesque bridges, these are our favorite outdoorsy Instagram spots.

Curvy glass cabins bring design to nature

The design of the cabins echoes the landscape with undulating glass facades that double as a window to the outside and a reflector for the surrounding wilderness.

Amsterdam’s coolest new hotel is a network of revamped bridge houses

Once living quarters for bridge keepers, these little houses are now being transformed into one-a-kind hotel suites spread across the city.

Luxury space hotel stay will cost you $9.5M

Houston-based technology start up Orion Span is currently working on Aurora Station, a fully modular space station that will function as an exclusive hotel.

8 A-frames you can rent right now

From coast to coast, property owners are renovating and building A-frames in order to rent them to architecture-loving vacationers.

Minimalist charred-timber getaway is available to rent

This sleek, minimalist construction is clad in black larch slats and is located on a peninsula off the coast of Scotland’s Isle of Skye.

Shipping container hotel lets you try out tiny living

On the heels of companies starting to offer sleek, customizable shipping container homes for purchase, a new trend has emerged: the shipping container hotel.

The 11 best glamping resorts in the U.S.

Instead of hard ground and too-cold sleeping bags, glamping includes feather beds, comfy blankets, and sometimes a flushing toilet. Here’s where to stay.

Book this cozy A-frame cabin for your next glamping trip

A new hotel called Eastwind Hotel and Bar has opened in the Catskill Mountains of New York. It is located in Windham just 140 miles north of New York City.

Where to stay near 10 of America's best National Parks

To help you plan a potential visit to some of the most beautiful spots in the U.S., we’ve rounded up the best hotels and resorts near 10 beloved parks.

John Pawson-designed home is a minimalist holiday retreat

The home is characterized by a central atrium and high walls punctuated by small windows, with lower level rooms opening directly onto the courtyard.

Truck Surf Hotel is an expandable roving retreat for wave chasers

The Truck Surf Hotel is a roving surfing retreat built out of a renovated Mercedes Actros truck that rides around Portugal and Morocco in search of the best waves.

National parks generated $35 billion in 2017

A new report from the National Park Service reveals that in 2017, park visitors spent billions and helped support "gateway communities" located near the U.S.’s most popular parks.

15 beautiful museum furniture collections around the world

From period rooms to hand-carved chairs, we’ve rounded up the best furniture on display.

New art gallery looks like an otherworldly treehouse

The walls are built with reinforced fiberglass, which allows daylight to stream through the wooden slats and into the gallery space.

You can stay in this underwater hotel for $50,000 a night

The aquarium-meets-luxury-hotel room, called Muraka, is opening at the Conrad Maldives Rangali Island resort later this year.

16 gorgeous sculpture parks in the U.S.

We’ve rounded up 16 sculpture parks and outdoor museums that have both outstanding art and picturesque settings.

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20 things to do in Milan if you love design

Locals and frequent visitors dish on their favorite haunts in Italy’s hotbed of design.

How HGTV’s ‘Fixer Upper’ changed Waco, Texas

Often associated with cult leader David Koresh, Waco has found new life as a tourist attraction thanks to the home renovation show

Watch 7 ancient ruins come to life before your very eyes

GIFs recreate pyramids, temples, and forts from around the world.

Mirrored prefab cabins create a scenic modern hotel

A selfie-worthy hotel uses mirrored glass to achieve a timeless optical illusion.

The 20 most beautiful libraries in the U.S.

In honor of their beauty and to underscore their continued relevance in an increasingly digital world, we’ve rounded up 20 architecturally significant libraries throughout the U.S.

Futuristic floating hotel begins trials runs in Japan

The amusement park offering will take you to a desert island overnight.

Glamping resort in the English countryside can be yours for $1.7M

The equestrian resort is set on 13.3 acres and includes three cedar cabins with covered porches, three canvas lodges, horse stables, paddocks, and more.

Watch new video showing ‘Star Wars’ theme park construction in progress

Construction of ‘Star Wars’: Galaxy’s Edge lands is well underway in California and Florida, with the theme parks scheduled to open in 2019.

Sleek RV expands to reveal jet-like interiors

Don’t let the boxy grey exterior fool you, the inside of the Finetza feels like a first-class lounge.

The 8 best alternatives to Airbnb

From a vacation rental company that focuses on families to one that wants to combat racism, here are eight alternatives for your next vacation.

You could stay in a space hotel pod by 2021

Billionaire hotel mogul Robert Bigelow is planning the floating hotel rooms to be part of a larger, fully autonomous space station.

Minimalist holiday apartment created in former vodka distillery

The refreshing abode was designed by Thisispaper Studio as an escape from everyday life.

Tiny house gets beach-ready with a lifeguard stand

If the winter blues have you feeling a bit drab, may we present two things that are sure to brighten your day: a tiny house and a beach.

Rent this midcentury time capsule—in France

This snazzy midcentury modern home in Bergerac, in the Dordogne department in southwestern France, is available for your next vacation.

High-tech camper features adjustable smart glass window

Forget those pesky shades, this window lets you adjust the tint with a push of a button.

Looking at this ultra-black Winter Olympics pavilion is like staring into space

Designed by architect Asif Khan, the pavilion is coated in Vantablack VBx2, a spray-paint version of what is considered the darkest pigment in the world.

2018 Winter Olympics’ sweetest digs is this Richard Meier-designed hotel

The Seamarq is Meier’s first project in South Korea and was commissioned as part of a plan to revitalize the region ahead of the Games.

Japanese ‘floating hotel’ is the ultimate minimalist escape

Guntû is a luxury "floating hotel" that offers a serene and minimalist-minded way of getting around Japan’s Seto Inland Sea.

Tiny teardrop camper offers a warm cocoon for rent in Iceland

Thanks to a huge skylight, you can watch the Northern Lights from bed.