Vietnam’s popular resort town Nha Trang is home to a colourful new hostel, housed in an eye-catching stack of recycled shipping containers. Completed by local studio TAK Architects in 2016, Ccasa hostel is a hip holiday haven for budget travellers and architecture enthusiasts alike.
When lawyer Zan Kaufman quit her day job and left New York in 2012, she cooked up a tasty idea that’s since turned into a booming burger business called Bleecker St. Named after a popular thoroughfare in downtown Manhattan, Zan’s burger joints and food trucks are now the talk of London.
In the wilderness, nobody wants to come face-to-face with a hungry bear. But on the streets of Lidcombe, people flock to The Hungry Bear every morning for their daily coffee fix.
Melbourne’s newest bar is an indicator that the city’s thriving laneway culture can, in fact, be contained. An impressive new container bar called Whitehart sprouted up this month in a former parking lot at the end of Whitehart Lane.
A design competition has inspired Israeli interior designer Liat Eliav to bring her winning shipping container cafe design to life. Known simply as The Container, the mobile coffee shop was built in just five weeks.
From the casinos of Atlantic City to Sandy Hook beach in the north, the Jersey Shore has a reputation for boardwalks, Ferris wheels, nightlife and cringe-worthy reality TV.
The bright yellow exterior of Austin-based Burro Cheese Kitchen is a dead giveaway of what’s cooking inside.
With record-breaking viewer numbers, HBO’s cult classic TV show Game of Thrones has been an epic commercial success. So the decision to showcase GoT merchandise in a refurbished cargo container wasn’t motivated by budget restraints.
With its reputation for sky-high rents, New York City is a tough place to set up shop. As mayoral candidate Jimmy McMillan famously put it: The rents are too damn high!
The eternal search for Australia’s most innovative eateries often leads to Melbourne and Sydney.