AutoCamp, Russian River

Design-forward, luxury camping among the Redwoods just outside San Francisco

In a stunning native Redwood forest about an hour and a half from San Francisco, AutoCamp‘s latest location has just been unveiled—and it’s unsurprisingly a feast for the eyes. For those who love getting outdoors, but not exactly “roughing it,” this is a camping experience that blends beautiful design and luxury with nature. We haven’t visited in-person yet, but the photos have us longing for …

Downtown Detroit’s Bedrock + Shinola Hotel

A first-ever boutique hotel from the lifestyle brand and real estate firm

2011 was a very important developmental year for Detroit. It was then that full-service real estate firm Bedrock began taking tremendous steps toward revitalizing the city. At the same time, Detroit-based lifestyle brand Shinola was founded and began ramping up production in the Motor City—and sending a message around the globe about the importance of Detroit- and American-made products. Five years later, Bedrock and Shinola …

Word of Mouth: Madrid

From arabic corbels to a moorish hotel and delicious fusion eating, we stroll around the Spanish city

by Rima Suqi While the Barcelona-vs-Madrid rivalry is very real on the soccer field, when it comes to tourism, the two coexist on fairly even ground. Barcelona might have a sexier reputation, but over the years it also has experienced an explosion in tourism, and the crowds and other fallout (both positive and negative) that comes with that. Madrid, by comparison, is looking better and …