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airbnb summer rentals
Houses We Love

15 Modern Summer Rentals

Plan your summer getaways with our picks for Airbnb rentals with great design. Warning: You may want to stay indoors during your vacation.


milan tom dixon pendants mirror
Travel Reports

Milan, 2010: Day One

We three weary travelers (Dwell's editor-in-chief, Sam Grawe, assistant editor Jordan Kushins, and I) have landed in Milan and are ready to begin reporting on the sights and scene at the 2010 Salone…

Generator London bright lounge rectangle

Sophisticated hostel for design-conscious travelers

The Generator London brings established design pieces into a playful space.

Kex Hostel in Reykjavik, Iceland

Kex Hostel, Reykjavik

Any traveler who’s been drawn to the magical desolation and unique energy of Iceland and its people knows that finding interesting places to stay has been quite a challenge.

Design tide flip chairs group
Travel Reports

Report from DesignTide Tokyo

Choices, choices, choices.

vancouver canada skyline view
City Guide

Vancouver Maneuvers

Vancouver, British Columbia, offers a dramatic natural setting, but as Omer Arbel shows us, there’s more to the city of glass than an immaculate reflection.

chicago skatepark
Travel Reports

Chicago Crowdsources a Skate Park

Skaters, bikers, and a park advocate are breaking new ground in Chicago's Grant Park.

gan urquiola pink milan
Travel Reports

Color Story: La Vie en Rose at Salone Internazionale del Mobile

Over the past year or so, we've noticed a pink trend happening in furniture and textiles (and it's not just our rose-colored glasses).

konstantin grcic chair
Travel Reports

Milan Design Week: Day Four

Our editors share the latest from the Salone Internazionale del Mobile. [Update: day one, day two, and day three!]


Francesco Moncada and Mafalda Rangel at home in their Syracuse home

Less Is Amore

With its architectural history reaching back to the ancient Greeks, Syracuse, on the island of Sicily, has plenty of old bones.


In Conversation with John Macleod

The two best restaurants Aaron Britt visited in Glasgow—in terms of both food and design—were the tony old Cafe Gandolfi and the newly opened Crabs