When the idea grew at Archipel to travel Langs Vlaamse wegen, it was fairly quickly clear that the total Flemish offering of quality and innovative architecture is so fantastically broad and impressive that a split between east and west was imminent. In the spring of 2017, Archipel vzw already organised ‘the Wild West’. In autumn 2017, in true pioneering style, the open architecture association crossed ‘the Antwerp-Brussels wall’ (the Willebroek Canal) and headed for the Far East.

Would you like to plan a ten-day to fortnight educational intercontinental journey with your office, (architecture) organisation or student group? But you don’t have the time or the connections to do this thoroughly?

Or would you like to repeat a journey that has already been mapped out for your group, either in its entirety or with a few changes?

This is possible with the help of planopli. Both on the dates mentioned above and on later dates. Give us a call on +32 484 088 606 or send an email with your first thoughts to planopli@planopli.net so we can make an appointment to make your wishes come true.

Southern California is a region where a confluence of circumstances has produced unimaginable architectural creativity. Planopli takes a group of art, architecture and music lovers to the art biennale Desert X, the music festival Coachella and in between to three very different destinations with ditto architecture.

Palm Springs is a Mecca for modernist villas, Los Angeles is a model of acupunctural interventions in an unmistakable city, and San Diego showcases imaginative projects on and along the Pacific cliffs.

Would you like to plan a five- to eight-day educational journey in Europe with your office, (architecture) organisation or student group? But you don’t have the time or the connections to do this thoroughly?

Or would you like to repeat a journey that has already been mapped out for your group, either in its entirety or with a few changes?

This is possible with the help of planopli. Both on the dates mentioned above and on later dates. Give us a call on +32 484 088 606 or send an email with your first thoughts to planopli@planopli.net so we can make an appointment to make your wishes come true.

With Pritzker Prize winner Alejandro Aravena and the refreshing architecture of Smiljan Radic as a compass, planopli goes in search of architectural emotion in the region where Argentina and Chile border each other or where dreamy wine production houses come face to face with social commitment.

The Japan trip is a balanced architectural mix of contemporary, traditional and modern. But also culture, nature, art and Japanese life are explicitly present. Planopli travels through the land of the rising sun for a fortnight.

The director of planopli, Dominique, was already bitten by the architecture travel bug during her architecture studies. Since her research project for Architrav —an architecture trip to Basel, Ticino and Lyon for a few teachers and a handful of students— she has organised and accompanied trips for large and small groups, for short and long periods, within and outside Europe for: