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Living in Bali (25)

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In a world without walls: Balinese homes in harmony with nature
 
Loved by travelers for its lush, tropical scenery, and charming people, Bali is considered to be one of the most magnificent places on earth. Spirituality and nature are integral parts of everyday life for the Balinese, so one can easily see why the island’s traditional architecture has a peaceful presence to it, mimicking its surroundings and sometimes blending in with them. When it comes to Balinese houses, walls are not compulsory, wood is everywhere, earth tones are dominant, and thatched roofs abound. Opening onto gorgeous green landscapes, majestic mountains, or beautiful coastlines, the homes herein ooze relaxing, contemplative vibes. Gazing at these opulent examples of simple and elegant living, one wonders why more people aren’t rushing to move to Bali...
 
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About the Author

Swiss photographer Reto Guntli, based in Zurich, regularly travels the world shooting for international magazines. He has published numerous books and contributed to such TASCHEN publications as Inside Asia, Living in Japan, Living in Bali, Great Escapes Asia and Great Escapes Europe.Anita Lococo decided to make Bali her home 15 years ago. She has worked as a scout for Architectural Digest and has written many articles about life-style and interiors in Bali for numerous international magazines. British Traveller named her the expert for Bali travels.Angelika Taschen studied art history and German literature in Heidelberg, gaining her doctorate in 1986. Working for TASCHEN from 1987 to 2010, she has published numerous titles on art, architecture, photography, design, travel, and lifestyle.

Product Details

ISBN:
9783836531689
Publisher:
Taschen
Subject:
General Architecture
Author:
Taschen, Angelika
Author:
Guntli, Reto
Author:
Lococo, Anita
Subject:
Architecture-Asia and Oceania
Subject:
Architecture -- History.
Subject:
Architecture-Interior Design - General
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series:
25
Publication Date:
20111012
Binding:
Hardback
Language:
English
Pages:
200
Dimensions:
9.8 x 8.5 in 5 lb

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