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BaseCamp Youth Hostel in Bonn Hosts Thematically Redesigned Caravans

- Architecture

Basecamp in Bonn is the only hotel in the world with 15 refurbished and themed caravans, 2 VW minibuses, 2 U.S. Airstreams as well as 2 original night sleepers which transforms a former warehouse into a landscape of fun, leisure and adventure. Each caravan’s space is uniquely detailed and designed to reflect a particular era or theme, such as the “Hausboot,” “Flower Power,” and “Big Ben.” The hostel also plays host to two U.S. airstreams and two German railway cars that can accommodate small groups. This concept creates a charming community space for guests from all over the country. Prices vary per size and sleeping capacity, but start at EUR 54 per night.

‘flower power’ is an electric orange vehicle with 60s music posers inside

‘flower power’ is an electric orange vehicle with 60s music posers inside

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Cité A Docks – Student Dorms Made from Shipping Containers

- Architecture

Cité A Docks is a student housing project, located in Le Havre, France from Cattani Architects. The 100 new student dorm rooms were created by transforming old shipping containers into a four-story building. Each apartment has 24 square meters and includes a bathroom and a kitchen. Pretty neat I guess, but do you still get to share a bathroom with 100 other guys and their collective shaded body hair?

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