Christmas at Kittila, Lapland, Finland. Kittilä is a municipality of Finland and a popular holiday resort. It is located in northern Finland north of the Arctic Circle within the area of the former Lappi province.
On the edge of a tiny island accessible only by boat, this buoyant summer home lives the life aquatic. Inside the sleeping cabin, a fireplace built of local granite marks the midpoint between two bedrooms and a bathroom. Photo by: Raimund Koch
Upstairs in the Floating House, building codes didn't allow a full kitchen, but a galley kitchenette continues the compound's simple palette of white and Douglas fir. "I love how understated it is," says Worple.
A footbridge connects the Floating House to the island. Photo 9 of 16 in Floating House, Lake Huron. Browse inspirational photos of modern exteriors from houses to cabins, apartments to shipping containers.
Slatted outdoor corridors in cedar allow the residents of this Ontario lake house to walk through the house and across the cove without going inside. Photo by Raimund Koch. Photo by Raimund Koch. This originally appeared in Floating House, Lake Huron.