Ana Lisa Alperovich

Cabin Porn: 6 Awe-Inspiring Isolated Micro-Shelters from Around the World

by , 02/20/12

Architecture, Eco Travel, Green Materials, Green Resources, Landscape Architecture, Recycled Materials, california, muir trail hut, connecticut, Dave Sinaguglia, Dovecote Studio, suffolk, Shetland, Jed Lind, Mobile Ice Fishing Shacks, Quebec, Rock Restaurant, Zanzibar

Boat Roof Shed in the Shetland isles

Located on a remote island called Hoswick off Scotland’s north coast, this gorgeous little cabin was simply built with local stones and boat remains. The house’s most distinctive feature is that it uses part of an old boat as a roof, and it was featured by curator Jed Lind in an exhibition called Small is Beautiful.

Architecture, Eco Travel, Green Materials, Green Resources, Landscape Architecture, Recycled Materials, california, muir trail hut, connecticut, Dave Sinaguglia, Dovecote Studio, suffolk, Shetland, Jed Lind, Mobile Ice Fishing Shacks, Quebec, Rock Restaurant, Zanzibar

Mobile Ice Fishing Shacks in Quebec

When Quebec’s Lake Champlain fresh water freezes every year, its inhabitants push their shacks into it to find their favorite fishing spots. Painted in bright colors and prefabricated inland, these cute skating shelters offer protection from the freezing temperatures.

Architecture, Eco Travel, Green Materials, Green Resources, Landscape Architecture, Recycled Materials, california, muir trail hut, connecticut, Dave Sinaguglia, Dovecote Studio, suffolk, Shetland, Jed Lind, Mobile Ice Fishing Shacks, Quebec, Rock Restaurant, Zanzibar

The Rock Restaurant in Zanzibar

If you really want to be far away from it all, get on a boat to Zanzibar and visit the Rock Restaurant. This eatery stands on a rock in the middle of the Indian Ocean and only has space for a handful of people.

Via Cabin Porn

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