Articles tagged City Quitters

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To connect with nature, a young couple moved to a national park on the Brazilian coast

Serra de Bocaína, Brazil – Caio Antunes and Marcella Zambardino have been building a self-sufficient house in harmony with the natural environment of Sao Paulo national park.

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‘We still enjoy design – but it is not only about that anymore,’ says a couple who quit the city

Byron Bay, Australia – After separate careers in interior design and film direction, Uscha and Barny opened a homeware shop in Melbourne.

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After a move to the seaside, a lifelong Londoner finds new creative energy

St Leonards-on-Sea, United Kingdom – Settling in the quiet seaside town of St Leonards-on-Sea, Toby Warren experienced a renewed sense of creative freedom to explore new ways of …

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How a young designer couple finds inspiration on a small Japanese island

Yakushima, Japan – After several years spent living and working in North America’s most desirable cities, designers Yoshiko Shimono and Eric Vivian decided to move to a subtropical …

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This former designer left London and ended up becoming a successful beekeeper

Somerset, United Kingdom – Paul Webb is a former designer who decided to move from London to rural Somerset and become a beekeeper.