Articles tagged “architecture”

Coronavirus

Wellness Will Enjoy a Tailwind as a Design Theme for Resorts and Cities: The Long View This Week

Design's importance to travel has taken on a new urgency because of recent events, says Richard Centolella, the pioneering design thinker. We agree, and welcome all the new functionalities.

Wellness Will Enjoy a Tailwind as a Design Theme for Resorts and Cities: The Long View This Week
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Hotels

Executive Q&A: Why Hospitality Leads the Future of Design

There has been a fair amount of industry discussion about how the leading travel and hospitality brands are thinking about design today. But how should the industry evolve to be prepared for future shifts? Why does design matter at all, and why should it matter for travel and hospitality?

Executive Q&A: Why Hospitality Leads the Future of Design

Hotels

Tokyo’s Best Looking Hotel Has an Appointment With a Wrecking Ball

It would be easy to blame the Olympics (let's do that no matter what), but it's mainly the fault of people who can't think creatively within minor restraints in order to create something better.

Tokyo’s Best Looking Hotel Has an Appointment With a Wrecking Ball

Airlines

Kuala Lumpur’s $1 Billion Terminal for Low-Cost Carriers Is Sinking

The speed at which destinations are moving at in order to keep up with the rapid growth in air travel in the region makes problems like this an inevitable result.

Kuala Lumpur’s $1 Billion Terminal for Low-Cost Carriers Is Sinking

Tourism

Tokyo to Start Over From Scratch on Its Olympic Stadium Design

Smart politics and smart planning combine for a rare smart decision (where these two matters are concerned, that is).

Tokyo to Start Over From Scratch on Its Olympic Stadium Design

Airlines

Video: 50 Years of Airport Evolution From the Field’s Leading Architect

This is one to watch more than thrice.

Video: 50 Years of Airport Evolution From the Field’s Leading Architect

SkiftX

2015 Trend: Travel Brands Downsize on Design and Move Towards Simplicity

Hotels, airlines and airports who aren’t trying to simplify their guest experience are now in the minority, but more importantly the simplification of their designs better reflects how guests actually travel and behave on trips today.

2015 Trend: Travel Brands Downsize on Design and Move Towards Simplicity

Tourism

U.S. Cities Hope Tall Buildings and Giant Ferris Wheels Will Lure Tourists

If you can't come up with a good idea, just build something huge and cross your fingers.

U.S. Cities Hope Tall Buildings and Giant Ferris Wheels Will Lure Tourists

Airlines

Helsinki Airport’s Plan to Bring One Great Gateway Airport Under Just One Roof

HEL is working hard to become a traveller's heaven. It won't be the largest airport in the world, but it's certainly going to be one of a kind.

Helsinki Airport’s Plan to Bring One Great Gateway Airport Under Just One Roof

Airlines

Mexico City’s New Airport to Be Designed by Norman Foster and Fernando Romero

Foster is a corporate darling and Romero is a favored son. When it comes to execution on the ambitious plans, this could go either way.

Mexico City’s New Airport to Be Designed by Norman Foster and Fernando Romero