Abandoned Quarry to Ice World: Pit Reclaimed as Resort
China is set to get yet another quarry-turned-resort in an ambitious project by Coop Himmelb(l)au architecture, transforming an abandoned mining pit into an ...
Kim Jong Il Leaves an Unusual Architectural Legacy
One of the ugliest buildings in the world, the long-abandoned Ryugyong Hotel in North Korea finally has a glass facade, but there's no completion date in sight.
All Bets Are Off: 10 Crapped-Out Abandoned Casinos
At these 10 abandoned casinos, the high rollers are laying low, the cards are all jokers, the wheel's stopped spinning and the dice have all thrown snake eyes.
Sleeping Around: Pop-Up Hotel in a Shipping Container
The Sleeping Around hotel is made from six reclaimed shipping containers, and can go nearly anywhere travelers like, from river banks to busy cities.
Surreal La Balade des Gnomes Hotel Offers Fantasy Getaway
The bizarre La Balade des Gnomes Hotel in Belgium offers truly one-of-a-kind, handmade themed rooms and buildings, including a Trojan Horse.
Subterranean Quarry Hotel to Extend 328 Feet Underground
A futuristic-looking hotel set into a 328-foot-deep abandoned quarry in China is now under construction, and will offer bungee jumping and aquatic sports.
Incredible: 10 New Images of Dubai Underwater Hotel Design
A stunning new underwater hotel is planned for Dubai, complete with glass-walled guest rooms that give guests unparalleled views of marine life from their beds.
Stacking in Style: New Trend Puts Houses on Houses
These three structures couldn't be more different in all ways except one: they all look like individual houses piled on top of each other into vertical towers.
Rooftop Riverboat House Unveiled: A Room for London
Perched atop the Southbank Centre, a riverboat-shaped apartment called 'A Room for London' will offer lucky guests amazing views of the Summer Olympics in 2012.
Futuristic Fantasy Hotels: 14 Wild Concept Designs & Ideas
Someday, a few of these wild and wacky hotel designs may become reality - likely in Dubai - but most of these futuristic hotel concepts will remain fantasies.