Scenic Simplicity

Travel accommodations swap out bells and whistles for basic amenities and nature

Implications - In the information age, relaxation is as much about omission as it is about adding experience or value. An example of how this is being applied in the travel industry is through minimalist hotels that swap out tech-enhanced accommodation for basic amenities and the natural beauty of the destination.
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Cozy Mini Hotel Cabins - The In-Tenta 'Drop Box' Portable Hotel Suite is Compact Yet Functional
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The In-Tenta 'Drop Box' Portable Hotel Suite is Compact Yet Functional
Hotel rooms are no longer chained to being in one location, which the In-Tenta ‘Drop Box’ portable hotel suit identifies with a design that is intended to be placed and replaced as... [More]
Floating Hotel Sleeping Capsules - The Mizukami Hotel at Huis Ten Bosch Puts Guests on the Sea
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Floating Hotel Sleeping Capsules
The Mizukami Hotel at Huis Ten Bosch Puts Guests on the Sea
Those looking for a hotel experience that is unlike the ordinary will find the Mizukami Hotel at Huis Ten Bosch sleeping capsules to be a truly unexpected new attraction. The Mizukami Hotel rooms... [More]
Stilted Swedish Shacks - This Bergaliv Landscape Hotel Building Peers Over Forest Treetops
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Stilted Swedish Shacks
This Bergaliv Landscape Hotel Building Peers Over Forest Treetops
The Bergaliv Landscape Hotel, a nature-focused hospitality outfit in Sweden, recently hired local architect Hanna Michelson to build a new getaway that highlights the environment as much as possible.... [More]
Mobile Glamping Cabins - The Eight 'Epic Retreats' Cabins are Inspired by Welsh Lore
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This Year and Warm 2,067 Clicks Pub: May 23, 17
Mobile Glamping Cabins
The Eight 'Epic Retreats' Cabins are Inspired by Welsh Lore
‘Epic Retreats’ calls itself a boutique pop-up hotel, though that description is a long way from describing the complete project. Epic Retreats is in fact a series of eight mobile... [More]
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