30 Nov '12, 6am

Growing trend of quirky living #PR

A growing number of architectural enthusiasts are finding more creative ways to furnish homes and hotels, incorporating non-traditional features and materials. In San Francisco, a couple decided to use the 127-foot space in their apartment to showcase an industrial-themed home (pictured ). Jeff Wardell and Claudia Sagan turned two shipping containers into a guest bedroom and office, according to media reports. Shipping containers usually serve as large storage spaces and may be re-used for different purposes. Over in Singapore, the Ocean Suites at Resorts World Sentosa (RWS) will soon offer guests a unique experience with underwater hotel rooms. For S$3,000 a night, guests can sleep while being surrounded by manta rays and sharks. With a floor-to-ceiling acrylic panel, the duplex rooms allow guests to view the Open Ocean habitat which has over 50,000 marine animals. The RW...

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propertyguru.com.sg 30 Nov '12, 11am

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propertyguru.com.sg 28 Nov '12, 11pm

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propertyguru.com.sg 28 Nov '12, 2am

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