Tag: Architecture

5 accommodations for sustainable sleep in ancient masonry

5 accommodations for sustainable sleep in ancient masonry

Recently you have learned more about sustainable architecture on our blog. Today, we introduce you to five historic accommodations spread all over the world that are monuments of extraordinary and long-lasting construction methods. If these walls could talk, they would tell you stories about the […]

Tropical wood in Bavaria? No thanks!

Tropical wood in Bavaria? No thanks!

Planning a vacation the appearance of the accommodation is as decisive for me as the location. This probably applies to you as well 🙂 The architecture of the lodging is significant not only for our well-being, but is also a criterion for the sustainable features […]

Vertical and urban gardening: Hotel Milano Scala

Vertical and urban gardening: Hotel Milano Scala

Urban gardening is still in vogue — probably more than ever before! Many cities gradually recognize the importance of green areas, not only for air quality, but also for the mental wellbeing of their citizens. Not without reason,  activities such as the Japanese Shinrin-yoku (“Forest Bathing”) are becoming more and more popular and soon to come, Scottish doctors can prescribe “nature.” The constant absence of nature affects the human beings, especially those living in cities and far away from the soothing effects of plants and animals. So, why not bringing nature to the cities? 

 

(more…)