Only In Brazil
The eyes of the world will be on Brazil in 2014 for the biggest soccer game on the planet, and the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Of course, Brazilians are perfectly comfortable with that kind of attention. They have, after all, been receiving it for centuries. With legendary beaches from Copacabana to Natal, and the equally legendary biodiversity of the Amazon River and rainforest, Brazil offers a massive experience that is as lush, fluid and seductive as the samba itself.
Photo: Ponta dos GanchosLet me preface this blog post by saying I have stayed in a lot of insane hotel rooms around the world. A lot. There was the absolutely ridiculous bungalow at the Six Senses Yao Noi, overlooking Phang Nga Bay in Ko Yao Noi, Thailand; there were the postcard-perfect vineyard views from the Poetry Inn in Sonoma, California; there was the memorable granite bathtub suite at Sabi Sands Game Reserve in South Africa; there was the insanely perfect…
Let me preface this blog post by saying I have stayed in a lot of insane hotel…