In his awe-inspiring solution, perfectly restored rooms cohabit with new installations of stark white ramps and staircases in bombed-out sections of this extraordinary example of German neoclassic architecture
on Berlin's Museum Island, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site.
Known as "The Little Paris", prices are much smaller than in the French capital, yet Bucharest offers an intriguing mix of neoclassic architecture
, old town romance and imposing communist-era buildings that mark Romania's time under communist control.
Tiles feature such motifs as botanicals, teakettles and cups, still life fruits, wildlife and neoclassic architecture