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Based in Sydney, Australia, Foundry is a blog by Rebecca Thao. Her posts explore modern architecture through photos and quotes by influential architects, engineers, and artists.

Check out the "Together Hostel" by Cao Pu located in Beijing

Check out the "Together Hostel" by Cao Pu located in Beijing

Cao Pu has taken the concept of a hostel to a whole new level in this new spacious place in Beijing. As hostels becomes increasingly more popular these days, this particular one, inspired by festivals, aims to bring strangers together in a new way. Placed in a huge open space, tent like structures have been placed around and on top of each other to make single rooms as well as a few intimate spaces for friends traveling together. The open space makes good use of natural light and it also contains a kitchen, a social area and restrooms for all the travelers. Have a look at some photos of the space below. Maybe you'll be intrigued enough to try it out if you ever find yourself in Beijing?

DIGAWEL highlights a few pieces from AW_17 in a new editorial

DIGAWEL highlights a few pieces from AW_17 in a new editorial

White Mountaineering teams up with Danner for the autumn/winter season

White Mountaineering teams up with Danner for the autumn/winter season