Gathering Wes Anderson-esque inspiration—hopefully to visit one day, but mostly to see everyday. 😍
Also known as "Palace of Breeze," Hawa Mahal was built as an extension of the City Palace of Jaipur to allow royal ladies practicing pardah (female seclusion) to watch activities on the street without being seen. 👀
Hawa Mahal Rd, Badi Choupad, J.D.A. Market, Kanwar Nagar, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302002, India
A Victorian and Turkish bathhouse, closed since 1993 so you'll find zero bathers here. 🙅🏻♀️ However, they're open as a heritage attraction and events venue at certain times of the year.
Victoria Baths, Manchester M13 0EJ, UK
One of the most sophisticated lighthouses in the US, recognized as a National Historic Landmark in 1997. 🌠
122 Mohegan Trail, New Shoreham, RI 02807, USA
The best known monastery in Quebec, primarily because it's under the Benedictine order and it was created by famous architects. In the property you'll find a cheese factory, a cider house, two orchards, and a hostel. Everyone's welcome! 🙏🏼
1 rue Principale, Saint-Benoît-du-Lac, QC J0B 2M0, Canada
It's only a replica of the original lighthouse (which was notorious for being a scam), but man—look at that! Sights like these are what make postcards. 😍
New Buffalo Lighthouse, 301 Marquette Dr, New Buffalo, MI 49117, USA
A "small luxury hotel of the world" (it's a real title, Google it), Infante Sagres was designed by entrepreneur and philantropist Delfim Ferreira who wanted to endow the city of Porto with a hotel that rivaled Europe's best. 🏨
Praça D. Filipa de Lencastre 62, 4050-259 Porto, Portugal
A grand, historic 5-star hotel in The Hague! The outside looks even more Wes Anderson-esque than the lounge (in photo). The exterior is a beautiful yellow, with the hotel's name in elegant block letters on top of the entrance. Thanks, Amsterdam1620 on Reddit for the recommendation!
56, Lange Voorhout 54, 2514 EG Den Haag, Netherlands
Well-preserved old town in Germany. It has a wealth of buildings from different eras that show off a variety of architectural styles—a lot of which are perfectly in theme with Wes Anderson's palette! 🌙 The town, alongside its neighbor Zgorzelec of Poland, backdropped The Grand Budapest Hotel. 🏨 Thanks to AllNewTypeFace for the recommendation!
Spa town in the Czech Republic lined with imposing collonades and columned walkways that make it worthy to be part of this list! /u/1s4c on Reddit recommends to visit when the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival is in town. 🤩