A Greek Cabin in the Spirit of Le Corbusier

In honor of French architect Le Corbusier and the seaside holiday house he built for his wife in 1952 on the Cote d’Azur across the bay from Monaco – husband and wife team, Anotnis Choudalakis and Sofia Mavroudis, built their own pair of cabins in Kissamos, Crete. Although miles from Le Corbusier’s Le Cabanon in the south of France, they carry the spirit of the original, celebrating minimalism and the sanctuary of nature referring to these cabins as a “personal utopia, hidden from the world but near beaches, celebrating the islands slow living.”

Greek Cabin in the Spirit of Le Corbusier

Sited perfectly on the hillside, with their glass facing facades and set amongst hundreds of lush olive trees these cabins seem to come alive at sunset.

Patio of the Greek Cabin in the Spirit of Le Corbusier

Lounge away the afternoon… the perfect spot to take in the endless olive trees and incredible views of the mountains and the sea.

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A Bold Brazilian Beauty

Looking to check out, relax and rejuvenate, head to the Ka Bru Beach Boutique Hotel & Villas in Barra Grande, Bahia. This Brazilian secluded luxury boutique hotel located in the state of Bahia, is an intimate beachfront hotel experience nestled at the entrance of Brazil’s third-largest bay, the stunning Camamu Bay. 

Ka Bru Beach Boutique Hotel poolside

With a bold modernist design, locally sourced organic products, and warm, welcoming climate the Ka Bru Beach Hotel is the perfect spot to soak up the quieter side of Brazilian culture.

Here in the southern part of the state, you will find idyllic seaside villages that attract vacationers and divers alike. There are tropical forests, rivers and ecological preserves as well as coral reefs and endless beaches.

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