This exquisite book celebrates the holiday home, traditionally a place of rest, relaxation and escape from the pressures of the real world. A journey from continent to continent introduces the reader to homes of rare wonder and beauty. An awe-inspiring, full color publication.
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Andrea Boekel, Andrea - Editor
Images Publishing & Arab Scientific Publishers, 2006
29 x 28.5cm
Its many incarnations include beach shacks, mountain-top chalets, country estates, ranches and hobby farms, lakeside villas and isolated cabins. The unique styles of these homes reflect their owners' very personal approaches to what it means to be 'on vacation'. The architecture of holiday homes reveals the shift in lifestyle that defines a vacation; architects are required to work closely with their clients to achieve just the right spirit. The results of this collaboration can be breathtaking.
50+ Vacation Homes presents beautiful homes located in Australia, New Zealand, North and South America, India, Israel, Thailand, Japan and Europe.