Outdoor, Wood Patio, Porch, Deck, Large Patio, Porch, Deck, Back Yard, Trees, and Grass "The retreat has an exterior platform larger than the interior in order to encourage the inhabitants to carry on outdoor activities," says Alejandro. "The exterior platforms are connected so it is possible to walk around in a cyclic and spontaneous pattern."  Photo 10 of 15 in A Small Guatemalan Hut Gains a Thoughtful Glazed Expansion