Thrilling Waterslide in Sicily Takes You Straight to the Mediterranean Sea

Why slide into a pool when you can slide onto the warm Mediterranean sea? This thrilling slide is actually a part of the Hotel Citta Del Mare located in the lovely place called Sicily, Italy. Apart from the extreme ride this hotel has to offer, you’ll also have grand views of the surrounding Gulf of Castellammare. [via thats like whoa, uomo-modern]

 

Unique Italian Hotel in Pre-historic Caves

Experience staying in a prehistoric cave in Sextantio Le Grotte della Civita located in Matera, south of Italy. This UNESCO World Heritage site is a part of a well-preserved historic town where homes, palaces and churches where in caves. Photos courtesy of Le Grotte della Civita

 

Beautiful Hotel Valentinerhof Atop Alpine Meadow by noa*

noa* [network of architecture] studio have designed the Hotel Valentinerhof located on top Seiser Alm, the largest high altitude Alpine meadow, in Castelrotto, Italy. The main structure’s material is wood and natural stone built on approximate 3,350 meters above sea level. Description by noa*: The hotel is located in the village of Kastelruth next to the well-known Seiser Alm at approx. 1200 meters above sealevel. The family establishment was enhanced and enlarged with a [...]