Our house in Japan really was built over a koy pond like this! We had a huge, 8 inch thick piece a glass for viewing, right in the middle of the living room floor. This one is from Kenrokuen, Kanazawa, Japan.
Welcome to the green heart of the rain forest: Bukit Lawang Lodge is located in Sumatra, Indonesia, on a site adjacent to an orangutan sanctuary. A great wilderness experience. Indonesia Hotel design by Foster Lomas
Mid century modern architecture - Hooper House II by Marcel Breuer. Breuer's Hooper House II in Baltimore, Maryland proves that wonderfully natural materials, like these flagstones used in the walls, are perfectly at home in Bauhaus geometry.
Modern Asian till now) - shown by the Natural fabrics & materials used throughout the room. Incredibly simple in design, with rich carved wood. Designed to incorporate natural light within the space. A very peaceful & clam vibe.