Kudos to Connecticut for getting hotel workers involved in trying to identify human trafficking when it takes place at their properties. Marriott and the Connecticut Lodging Association support the training…

Kudos to Connecticut for getting hotel workers involved in trying to identify human trafficking when it takes place at their properties. Marriott and the Connecticut Lodging Association support the training programs and others in the travel industry should get involved.
-Dennis Schaal

London studio MWAI has used a soft-grey palette to update an apartment on the upper floors of a Victorian terrace in Little Venice, applying the tone to chevron-patterened tiling and oak floors.Read more

Clifton Gardens, Maida Vale by MWAI

London studio MWAI has used a soft-grey palette to update an apartment on the upper floors of a Victorian terrace in Little Venice, applying the tone to chevron-patterened tiling and oak floors.
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This week in hospitality, we saw midscale hotels getting more sophisticated about tech and design, which is great for the customer so long as the brand actually has a name.…

This week in hospitality, we saw midscale hotels getting more sophisticated about tech and design, which is great for the customer so long as the brand actually has a name.
-Sarah Enelow

Buildings with irregular profiles and juxtaposing cladding materials help to break up the volumes and reduce the visual mass of this sewage treatment facility in the Spanish town of San Claudio.…

Sewage Treatment Plant in San Claudio, Spain, by Padilla Nicás Arquitectos

Buildings with irregular profiles and juxtaposing cladding materials help to break up the volumes and reduce the visual mass of this sewage treatment facility in the Spanish town of San Claudio. Read more

This week, the RIBA named 49 winners of its national awards and revealed the 20 residences competing to be named UK house of the year. We've pinned the best projects to…

This week, the RIBA named 49 winners of its national awards and revealed the 20 residences competing to be named UK house of the year. We’ve pinned the best projects to our Pinterest board dedicated to British architecture. Follow Dezeen on Pinterest ›

Elevated walls with marble slats form a canopy above the terrace and swimming pool of this house, which Tescala Architects has based on the natural surroundings in Yucatán, Mexico. Read more

Casa Chaaltun by Tescala Architects

Elevated walls with marble slats form a canopy above the terrace and swimming pool of this house, which Tescala Architects has based on the natural surroundings in Yucatán, Mexico. Read more

Don't look for this Qatar Airways investment in American Airlines to ever come to fruition. The American board would have to approve it, and both American's management and its unions…

Don’t look for this Qatar Airways investment in American Airlines to ever come to fruition. The American board would have to approve it, and both American’s management and its unions are against it. Nice try, though.
-Dennis Schaal

Pastel-coloured walls, wicker furniture and an abundance of planting feature inside this Edinburgh hotel, which New York studio Grzywinski + Pons has designed to contrast with its 18th-century stone exterior. Read more

Pastel-coloured walls, wicker furniture and an abundance of planting feature inside this Edinburgh hotel, which New York studio Grzywinski + Pons has designed to contrast with its 18th-century stone exterior. Read more