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Belmond Hotel Das Cataratas – Iguassu Falls Brazil

Belmond Hotel Das Cataratas – Iguassu Falls Brazil

A visit to the amazing Iguassu (or Iguazu) Falls, located on the Brazil/Argentina border is an essential part of any visit to either. Indeed it is also a perfect stopping off point on any itinerary that includes both counties, located as it is almost half way between Rio and Buenos […]

by × January 22, 2015 × 0 comments

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Copacabana Palace, Rio

Copacabana Palace, Rio

If the Copacabana Palace Hotel looks somewhat familiar it might just be that it was inspired by two of the ‘grand dames’ of the Cote d’Azur – Nice’s Negresco and Cannes’s Carlton. Built in 1923, it was the first true luxury hotel in South America and before long, like its French […]

by × August 11, 2014 × 0 comments

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Pousada Picinguaba, Brazil

Pousada Picinguaba, Brazil

Achieving luxury via a route of simplicity is the stated aim of an increasing number of exclusive hotels. Perhaps they reflect our desire to get back to nature, finding pleasure in simplicity, whilst at the same time escaping the increasingly frantic pace of modern life. Pousada Picinguaba lies on the beautiful Costa Verde, just a […]

by × June 21, 2014 × 0 comments

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Yacutinga Lodge near Iguazu

Yacutinga Lodge near Iguazu

You can not help feeling that a trip to Brazil is somehow not quite complete without a trip in to the jungle. It is however very easy to be put off by the daunting prospect of a five hour flight to and from the usual hub of Manaus and the subsequent travel in to […]

by × June 18, 2014 × 1 comment

Arts & Culture

Time Out Film Club

Time Out Film Club

British cinema classic Don’t Look Now has been chosen as the film to launch the new Time Out Film Club at Cineworld Haymarket on 22 March with actor David Morrissey hosting the exclusive one-off screening. This will be Time Out Film Club’s first ever event and kicks-off a series of exclusive […]

by × March 14, 2011 × 0 comments