Would love to go to this little Dutch village and . It's called Giethoorn The whole village is connected by a water canal system instead of actual roads so the locals commute daily by boats, kayaks or canoes. Like a Dutch Venice!
Just found my new favorite shop: Terrain at Styer's. I was up in Pennsylvania this weekend to celebrate my brother-in-law's birthday (more on his surprise party later this week) and finally got a chance to stop by this stunning.
Consider placing a deck near an existing pond in your landscape to add the tranquil sound of moving water to the retreat. Floating over a koi pond and surrounded by natural elements, this deck offers a calm place for conversation and dining.