Beds & Books: A Novel Retreat In ICELAND

The Bed: Hotel Budir, Iceland We have personally laid our heads on these beds, and cozied up with these books... A volcanic wonderland with fluorescent green moss draped over black lava fields surrounded by snowcapped glaciers and ubiquitous waterfalls, the west coast of Iceland is an escape into nature unlike any other. Two hours from Reykjavik, perched on the Snaefellsnes peninsula, the … [Read more...]

Prague, Czech Republic

Sleep The Franz Josef is the hippest of Prague's new hip hotels. British-based architect Eva Jiricná brings a new study on the interior use of glass to her native land with its own long history of the glazier's craft. Every piece of space breathes with life and light, breaking the stuffy mold of most high-end hotels. Room 801, a penthouse suite with a magnificent vista of the Prague skyline, is … [Read more...]