Palazzo style

The architects who shaped Sarasota

The first house in Sarasota built from architectural plans was that of Sarasota’s father, John Hamilton Gillespie. The house was written by Alex Browning, who arrived as a young man in Sarasota with his family and members of the hapless Scottish colony in December 1885. Browning had been an apprentice …

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How to channel Bella Vita Italian style from anywhere

At the southern end of the Italian heel is a booming destination: Salento. The lush Mediterranean peninsula, surrounded by brilliant blue waters and covered in fields of fragrant wildflowers, could not be more scenic. With a collection of coastal towns each embodying that quintessential Italian charm, Puglia is the perfect …

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