Daily Daydream: Fallingwater, Pennsylvania

Like architecture, water, or nature? Come see all three combined at Frank Lloyd Wright's masterpiece, Fallingwater. Located in Southwestern Pennsylvania's Laurel Highlands, Fallingwater is a house built atop a waterfall.

The house looks like it floats on top of the 30-foot waterfall, but is actually a cantilever design made of concrete. The multi-level structure is the ultimate nature retreat. You can hear the waterfall rushing under the house, and watch the outdoors through the huge windows.

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The house incorporates nature into every detail, from a spring-fed swimming pool to a fireplace made from boulders.

Where is it? About an hour and 20 minutes outside of Pittsburgh.

Where to stay? At another Frank Lloyd Wright-designed place, Polymath Park Resort, located nearby. Book the aptly named Dream House (designed by a Wright apprentice) for only $425 for three people!

What else should I know? Don't plan on making this a spur-of-the-moment stop. Advance ticket purchase and reservations are strongly encouraged, and be aware that Fallingwater is closed during most major holidays and in January and February.

Who's it for? Architect-aficionados, nature-lovers, Frank Lloyd Wright followers.

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