You’ll never outgrow your desire for a tree house escape. So put your head in the clouds gazing at these amazing lofty abodes (you can even visit a few to turn your dreams into reality!). From ducking into a Hobbit home in the Black Hills to sleeping amidst the mango trees in Bali, one glance at these sky high retreats may send you globetrotting. Scroll through our slideshow and watch your wanderlust soar to new heights!
Life-Sized Bird House
This house isn't just for the birds. Designed by Nendo for the Ando Momofuku Center in Komoro City, Japan, the unique tree house attracts both tourists and their feathered friends. The facade features 78 nest spaces, while the back includes an entryway for one person. Climb inside to view the birds in their nests from a whole new angle.
Photo: Masaya Yoshimura / Daici Ano
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—Beth Shea, Christal Yuen & Lauren Hill