Austin, Texas offers just about everything you could want in a vacation destination — from museums and sporting events to outdoor adventuring and a legendary music scene. But if you want to escape to a quiet place where the air is fresh and time seems to slow way down, head 15 minutes west of town and discover an idyllic setting nestled in the heart of the Texas Hill Country.(more…)
When Hildegard Vasquez took on the complete renovation of a 1930s-era home in Panama’s historic district, her goal was to rescue the historical essence of the building. With a keen eye for detail and painstaking care, the architectural director for Hache Uve transformed the empty shell into a warm and inviting bed-and-breakfast called Las Clementinas .(more…)
Passing through the doors of the newly renovated Mountain Modern Motel in Jackson, Wyoming, you immediately feel a sense of adventure in the air.
“We wanted to disrupt the textbook motel experience and scale new heights with a Western plaid-to-the-bone style and laid-back mountain vibe,” says Erik Dombroski, vice president of sales and marketing of the Yarrow Group who led the renovation efforts.(more…)
First impressions are lasting ones, and no one understands this better than brick-and-mortar business owners. A building must stand out from the competition, attracting the attention of passersby through color, creative signage, attractive landscaping, and exterior lighting.
In Monday’s blog post , we started a tour of the historic Red Rose Motel in Roscoe, New York. Originally built in 1938, the motel enjoyed decades of visits from loyal clientele but suffered from neglect in recent years. When current owners discovered this gem tucked away in the Catskill Mountains, they faced a formidable renovation.(more…)