Destination Architecture: The Essential Travel Guide


Featuring 1,000 of today's most compelling buildings by the world's finest architects, Destination: Architecture is an unparalleled and comprehensive resource for anyone wanting to get more out of their travels. No journey, from a long weekend to a long-haul trip, would be complete without this expertly curated 'who's who' of the most exciting architecture in the world. Each building is illustrated with a single image and accompanied by a brief description, with addresses, websites, and opening details. It's the best way to find and enjoy contemporary built culture on every continent.


  • Vital reading for architects, architourists, and armchair travellers alike
  • Features buildings by the best architects of the 21st century, including Norman Foster, John Pawson, Jean Nouvel, Steven Holl, Peter Zumthor, Zaha Hadid, Shigeru Ban, and David Chipperfield
  • Provides a new way to experience the cities of the world, taking in everything from art galleries, museums, and concert halls to libraries, memorials, nightclubs, restaurants, and swimming pools
  • A handy travel-planning tool - with addresses, websites, and opening hours to make visits simple


  • Flexibound
  • English
  • 18.4cm x 12.4cm 
  • 560 pp
  • 100 colour illustrations