Colorful glazed concrete blocks brighten the wall as visitors approach the front door of this modern beach house. Underfoot, large concrete pavers are situated in a bed of loose river pebbles, carving out a walkway.
Colorful Mediterranean Patio with Stone Privacy Wall and Natural Textures
Vibrant colorful pillows and rugs bring this inviting patio space to life. A stone bench is built into the retaining wall which doubles as a privacy wall enclosing the cozy space. Wood furniture, plants and woven planters add beautiful natural texture to compliment the aesthetic.
A vivid, tropical palette and lush landscaping surrounds this secluded estate in Omao, on the southern side of Kauai. An infinity-edge pool in the home's backyard overlooks a breathtaking valley landscape.
Stacked stone steps lead to a charming, arched front door that gains entrance to this Mediterranean-inspired home's fairy tale-esque courtyard. Whimsical house numbers and lush, casual plantings add to the home's rustic and welcoming vibe.
California Courtyard with Fire Pit, Outdoor Seating
Rows of terra cotta tiles and the straight lines of a fire pit flanked by sofas lead the eye to this courtyard's focal point: a Tuscan tiled spa and water feature. Rows of strand lights twinkle overhead, giving the Southern California garden a magical feel.
From: Ken Jacobs
Luxury Portfolio International®
Infinity Pool and Patio with View of Sydney Harbor
An infinity-edge pool overlooks a lushly landscaped patio with a view to the harbor beyond. This luxury home, situated on Darling Point near Sydney's central business district, features a fully restored interior that highlights its Gothic Revival architectural details.
The landscape of this 26-acre property in Omao, on Kauai's sunny south side, features dense tropical foliage that spreads out across a Technicolor valley. The home is situated to take maximum advantage of its spectacular views.
A roomy hot tub offers a relaxing vantage point to enjoy this dreamy, Tuscan-inspired courtyard garden. Strands of white lights stretch in neat rows above the space, creating a ceiling effect that adds to the garden's coziness.
Earthwood Evolutions Terrain Collection in Silver Maple is an earthy tone with timeless appeal. The scalloped edge of Silver Oak makes this an affordable alternative with the same superior quality and low maintenance that homeowners have come to expect from TimberTech capped composites.
Purple coneflower, daisies, foxglove, black-eyed Susans, astilbe and hollyhocks fill this garden. "More than half the plants were split from perennials in other areas of my garden," says the homeowner, "and this turned out to be my favorite bed."
A beautifully landscaped infinity-edge pool and a 12-foot hot tub are visible from the lanai of this breathtaking home in Omao, on the south side of Kauai. Foliage in a range of tropical colors and gently waving palm trees cocoon the backyard and draw the eye to the mountain and valley view beyond.