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Our Creative Director Christophe travels the globe and provides you with daily interior design inspiration. We discover the latest and hottest new hotel, restaurant, workplace, and multifamily interior design and provide you with a more in-depth view of the project. Please browse through our archive of design travel stories and get your dose of design inspiration 

Memorable modern architecture in Amsterdam

There are many things to discover about Amsterdam. One of which is the amazing architecture. These are some of the buildings that are unique. The Valley Skyscraper The Valley skyscraper is designed by the Dutch studio MVRDV and features a

Work balance with amazing Office interiors in Amsterdam

Amsterdam’s architecture and interior design is inspiring on their own accord. We were truly impressed by the Dutch capital’s beautiful office interior designs and how firms created their office spaces. Here are some of our favorite office interiors. Beyond Space

A restaurant that packs a punch. Discover bold restaurant design

Streetfood Club in Utrecht, Netherlands, presents a Bold Restaurant Design exhibiting colorful and amazing art. The restaurant is a mixture of luxury and street. From the crazy, comfortable chairs to the old-school hip-hop blasting from the speakers. As described, Street

5 Manila food spots with a unique Restaurant interior

As we explored Manila, we were delighted to visit various restaurants with delicious food and beautiful interior design. The different restaurants we visited feature various interior design styles, from vintage to traditional Filipino. Here are some of our favorite restaurant

The powerful impact of Brutalism in the Philippines

In the 1950s, brutalism or brutalist architecture came from the French word “beton brut,” which means unfinished concrete. Due to the unfavorable acceptance of the design at the time, brut evolved into brutalist. It makes sense that heavyset structures composed

The beauty of Filipino textiles

The Filipino people’s skill and resourcefulness are displayed in various artistic mediums, but the nation’s textile art makes it distinctive and lively. Tragically, the Philippine textile industry is in decline in today’s technological age. But these textiles continue to serve

Vigan: The Living Remnant of Spanish Colonial Design

The Spanish colonized the Philippines in 1521 under the direction of Ferdinand Magellan. Spaniards impacted many facets of Filipino culture during the long years of occupation, like religion, language, festivities, food, utensils, and architecture. These influences are still visible even

Take a look at Manila’s unique Café Interiors

We were delighted to visit Manila. The city is beautiful, and every store, restaurant, and café was worth noting the interior design choices. We were particularly inspired by the café interior design in the city. As we visited many cafes,

Discover Filipino Artistry through the efforts of Artefino

Artefino is more than just a shopping event in the Philippines. It is a movement that celebrates Filipino artistry by creating an environment that treasures creativity and passion. Artefino started in 2017 when Susie Quiros, Marimel Francisco, Mita Rufino, Maritess

Hail to the Jeepney: the king of the road

“Beep… Beep… Beep”, the blaring sound of the jeepney that shakes the quiet and peaceful road to an undeniably noisy yet colorful sight. With its bizarre color combination and art. Present all day, from dawn until the sun falls, commuters

Get lost with the bookstore design of Dujiangyan Zhongshuge

Dujiangyan Zhongshuge is one of the most incredible bookstore designs in Chengdu. The bookstore was designed by the architecture firm X+Living, and its construction concluded in September 2020. The bookstore design is a unique paradise for booklovers with mirrored ceilings

Shanghai minimal coffee shop design

Walking around a busy city can be fun, but it can also tire you as the day starts winding down. Knowing the best coffee shops when visiting a place is always important. Shanghai is popular among visitors for its incredible

Visit the West Bund Art Museum in Shanghai

Located in the Xuhui District in Shanghai, West Bund has been a center of transportation, logistics, and production in China for over 100 years. West Bund oversees the Huangpu River and is positioned to provide world-class urban waterfront public space.

Learn more about Chinese garden design history

Chinese gardens are designed to recreate and miniaturize more significant natural landscapes. Every Chinese Garden contains a building or pavilion, decorative rocks, plants, trees, flowers, and water elements. Most of the nation’s gardens are enclosed by a wall and have

This Art center in China is a one of a kind experience

Sea World Culture and Arts Center (SWCAC) is an artistic design center located in Shenzhen. It is China’s first of its kind and features exhibits and classes to mold emerging artists and children. The building was designed by Fumihiko Maki,

Urban treasure hunt: A tour of covered passageways in Paris

Nothing is more magical than getting lost in a city and discovering its hidden gems. In Paris, we can certainly count on a variety of those treasures. So let’s get lost in the beautiful covered passageways spread around central Paris.

Visit Paris’s newest fashion museum: La Galerie Dior

It is no secret that Paris has been the capital of fashion since the seventeenth century. The city has been the playground for prestigious designers and couture brands like Chanel, Dior, and Saint Laurent. Today the Parisian style is not

All about the original concept store in Paris, MERCI

Location  Romantic, festive, and trendy, Le Marais seduces with cobbled streets, historical places, and small stores. The concept store Merci is located in central Paris in Le Marais, a village-like district built on former marshes, from which the neighborhood takes

The Jewel of Genoese Baroque Design: Lascaris Palace

The Baroque movement found a new home in the Nice region after leaving Italy at the end of the 16th century. The Niçois region’s architectural, secular, and religious heritage gives evidence to this. The Palais Lascaris or Lascaris Palace is

Restaurant design recreating a Thai street market in Leeds, UK

Leeds, Yorkshire’s largest city, is a great place to find all sorts of bars, restaurants, arcades, and clubs. The city has a vibrant nightlife with live music, authentic pubs, and unique shops. Among the many restaurants in Leeds is Zaap,