In the city, it's hard to find a quiet space outside unless you go up. Rooftops are the urban version of an open meadow—vast and calm. On top of a high-rise, the traffic below is distant and dim, and the sky seems much larger. We've rounded up a few examples of rooftop nests, from outdoor dining rooms to fully equipped cottages...
• 1 Jordan Ferney's Rooftop Dinner Party
• 2 Loftcube: Camping on the Rooftop
• 3 350 Square Foot Rooftop Cottage in NYC from the NY Times
• 4 Rooftop Hut by Hut Architecture
• 5 Nolita Penthouse and Rooftop Garden from New York Magazine