It's that time of year again! The season where I search the internet for beautiful holiday homes and daydream the day away. There's something about the onset of the holidays that makes a modern winter cabin sound even more luxurious — and this Swiss masterpiece fits the pipe dream to perfection!

(Image credit: The Adventure Journal)

These beautiful ski houses are located in Leis, Switzerland and were designed by architects Peter and Annalisa Zumthor. Affectionately known as "The Timber Houses" for their reliance on wood materials, the houses are actually available to rent!

For more photos and a short interview with the architects, head over to Adventure Journal.