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Lands End Inn, Massachussetts

I found this interesting - in a dark, old-school, all American-New England kind of way. "Gull Hill" turned "Land's End Inn", located 120 miles south of Boston, Massachussetts at Cape Cod.

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The property known as Gull Hill...

... is mentioned for the first time in the 1871 will of Captain Jonathan Nickerson, a member of a prominent fishing family. This part of Provincetown was called “way up along.” Here, one was truly at the land’s end, since the road terminated at the Red Inn. The rest was all tidal flats, marshes and grass farms. In 1903 when Charles Lothrop Higgins purchased Gull Hill, houses dating from around 1800 — and the houses floated over from Long Point before the Civil War — already lined the west end of Commercial Street. [...]

More & Source:
http://www.landsendinn.com/
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Thai Style

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An image I have had for a while, as I really enjoy Thai-style decor. It is a hotel suite at "Khaolak Bhandari Resort & SPA" in Thailand. Apparently it is located in one of the tsunami-hit areas so I am unsure about current status. The room is truly inspiring, I love the warm colors and overall look of it.

Image Source & information:
http://www.khaolakbhandari.com/Wellcome.htm
http://www.khaolakonline.com/index.html
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Inspiring Interiors

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Unfortunately I cannot remember where I saw these but they're truly inspiring, especially the first. The space as a whole is just amazing. Judging by what's outside, this is probably somewhere in Europe, or maybe the Eastern US. In the second, I like the lighting and the stone even though I'd prefer it either a little lighter or a little darker. The furniture looks out of place but love the wall and the hardwood floors.

EDIT for Source PIC 1:
http://www.firstpenthouse.co.uk/webcam/construction.htm