paving with cracks between the stones" addresses the good feeling of walking from stone to stone. Here is a modern interpretation using precast square and rectangular stepping stones in a gravel garden. I love the rhythm it creates.
love the large round concrete pavers and NO lawn...
grass stepping stones:
The Glorious Gardens of Guy Hervais
Cículos de piso, entremeados por pedriscos, ao invés de grama. Circle pavers, instead of pea gravel grass
Circular step stones, instead of flagstone to connect areas in a clean modern feel