Pestana Convento do Carmo: former convent turned luxury hotel in Salvador de Bahia, Brazil

If you are going to Salvador de Bahia, Brazil and want to stay in a hotel with history and atmosphere, the Pestana Convento do Carmo is the best place in the city. Located in the picturesque Pelourinho district, the hotel is a former Carmelite convent that has been meticulously restored to its former glory. The construction of […]

Hidden Pousadas Brazil: chic, personal, eco-friendly accommodations in Brazil

If you are going to Brazil, there are so many possibilities of where to stay but it’s hard to find small intimate accommodations. That’s where Hidden Pousadas Brazil comes in. Hidden Pousadas runs a website dedicated to helping you find boutique hotels, bed and breakfasts, guesthouses and inns all over Brazil. What is a pousada? It […]

Zank Boutique Hotel: contemporary style and luxury in Salvador de Bahia

The Zank Boutique Hotel is a sophisticated, luxurious place to stay in Salvador de Bahia, Brazil. Located in the traditional bohemian quarter of Rio Vermelho, it encompasses a restored historic mansion, a contemporary wing, and a lovely garden filled with coconut trees on a property overlooking the ocean. The hotel has a swimming pool, lounge […]

Hotel Cocoon: trendy hangout in Salvador de Bahia, Brazil

If you are going to Salvador de Bahia, there’s no point staying in a boring hotel. Head for the Hotel Cocoon & Lounge, which bills itself as a hotel-restaurant-music bar, located only 200 metres from Jaguaribe beach. There’s a fabulous Italian restaurant on the premises, swimming pool, lounge bar, and free Wi-Fi. Rooms are airconditioned […]