Monday, April 7, 2014

Fantasy Urlaub

What is it about magazines that we still buy them? I mean, despite the amazingness of the internet there is still something about flipping through the pages. In addition to the dragon fruit, I also recently picked up the April issue of Schöner Wohnen. It wasn't until I got home and flipped it open, that my eye caught the corner of a picture and I instantly knew where it was, and not just because I'd seen it once before. No, by following a blog I had actually watched this space get designed, built, and decorated over the years.

Peacock Pavilions is in Morocco, specifically Marrakesh. In addition to hosting private travelers, this space is also rented out to creative retreats (painters, bloggers, etc.). The stencils used by the Royal Design Studio team (literally everywhere in this place; see the stair risers, below) just blow my mind! The architecture and collection of furniture aren't too shabby, either.

It's places like this that end up on my fantasy Urlaub (lit. 'vacation') list. What's on your fantasy vacation list?


Kelleyn Rothaermel said...

I still love magazines too! It is nice not to have to relay on technology.

Juliette said...

Kelleyn, I totally agree! Tech is great, but it also has its shortcomings!

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