A Cool Staircase Turned This Abandoned Tower Into a Nature Observatory

The stark concrete inside of an out-of-service water tower might not spring to mind as a place to take in beautiful views. But Netherlands architecture firm Zecc created just that, using a naked wood stairway to draw viewers to the 150-foot-high observation deck overlooking De Wieden National Park. Check out … »5/01/14 1:42pm5/01/14 1:42pm