Archive for the ‘Brazil’ Category

NEW SPOT: BAR VOLT SAO PAULO

October 1, 2010


3 reasons to go there:

  1. If you like a cocktail.
  2. If you like to dance.
  3. If you like the recycle issue: all the neon lights were once used in the prostitution area of Sao Paulo.

Check out: www.barvolt.com.br

NEW SPOT: UXUA CASA HOTEL TRANCOSO

September 9, 2010


3 reasons to stay here:

  1. If you want to see where Terry Richardson shot his Pirelli calendar.
  2. If you want to holiday in style with the locals.
  3. If you want to see what a fashion designer (Wilbert Das) makes of a hotel.

From 376 euro per night, www.uxua.com

NEW SPOT: KAÁ RESTAURANTE SAO PAULO

July 19, 2010

3 reasons to dine here:

  1. It’s the winner of Wallpaper’s Design Awards 2010 in the category ‘best new restaurant’.
  2. If you’re a fan of the green movement: they used 7000 plants to create the huge green wall.
  3. If you like to find a hidden gem – taxi drivers can’t find it and you’re in once you open the massive door.

Check out: www.kaarestaurante.com.br

NEW SPOT: INSOLITO BÚZIOS

April 26, 2010


3 reasons to stay at Hotel Insolito:

  1. Because the interior is so homely yet design that you instantly want to live here
  2. Because all the rooms have a different design. The one pictured below is an hommage to Brazilian wood.
  3. If you love art. The owners collect the most beautiful paintings, design and furniture from Brazil.

Rate: from 270 euro a night. Check out: www.hotelinsolito.com