• Ólafur Darri Ólafsson’s Summer House: Dining Area

    A casual dining area opens to the home’s large wraparound deck.   See the Image

  • Ólafur Darri Ólafsson’s Summer House: Deck

    A view from the veranda. Despite its name, Ólafur says his favorite time to visit the summer house is mid-winter. “It is so cozy when you can just stay indoors, reading a book, while the…   See the Image

  • Ólafur Darri Ólafsson’s Summer House: Guesthouse

    A view of the summer home’s guesthouse and hot tub. “It’s really lovely to use it, especially in winter,” Ólafur says.   See the Image

  • Ólafur Darri Ólafsson’s Apartment: Sculpture

    Displayed in the living room, this sculpture was created by Ólafur’s high school classmate, Halla Gunnarsdottir. “I went to her studio and saw a much bigger version of the sculpture, which I…   See the Image

  • Ólafur Darri Ólafsson’s Apartment: Living Area

    Red is one of Ólafur’s favorite colors for home décor, as seen in this sitting area with a red velvet couch handed down from his girlfriend’s grandparents. “This is my girlfriend’s…   See the Image

  • Ólafur Darri Ólafsson’s Apartment: Daughter’s Bedroom

    Ólafur’s daughter’s bedroom features a wealth of stuffed animals, books and other toys. “I just bought the car at a flea market in Madagascar,” he says.   See the Image

  • Ólafur Darri Ólafsson’s Apartment: Artwork

    Ólafur’s apartment is full of artwork, some pieces created by artists he knows personally. A few of his favorites, clockwise, from top left: 1. “This beautiful painting is by Peter Anderson.…   See the Image

  • Iconic fashion houses like Missoni, Versace and Armani have designed lavish hotels all over the world.   See the Gallery

  • International Homes

    Published 04/17/14 in Houses
    Pool at Night: Balinese-Inspired Villa in Tortola, British Virgin Islands

    Browse photos of gorgeous getaways across the globe, love your favorites, and enter for your chance to win $10,000!   See more

  • Hinrik Ólafsson

    Icelandic actor, director and writer Hinrik Ólafsson is one busy guy. In addition to working on documentaries for National Geographic, SkyVision UK and Discovery Networks, Ólafsson is often called…   Read the Blog