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Hotel Endemico | Baja California

Designed by Jorge Garcia of GraciaStudio, the Endémico Resguardo Silvestre Hotel is part of the renowned Mexican Hotel group Habita. The  eco-friendly hotel, set to open this year, is located in Valle de Guadalupe in Baja California. It features a set of twenty independent rooms named EcoLofts with 215 sq ft each. The EcoLoft has a clean and minimal steel structure elevating it to avoid contact with the soil. Each EcoLoft has its own wooden deck with a clay kiva fireplace so you can have a glass of wine and enjoy the stunning views. The property also features a stunning pool, a winery, and a fine food restaurant.

Update: Hotel Endemico is now Encuentro Guadalupe.




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GRAFFITI WORLD | STREET ART FROM 5 CONTINENTS

Now available in an updated version, Graffiti World by Nicholas Ganz is the most comprehensive and bestselling survey of graffiti art ever published. The book features more than 2,000 illustrations by over 150 artists around the world, plus the latest developments in the graffiti movement and the artists biographies. If youŽre a lover of street art you should definitely check this out....
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FIFTY BICYCLES THAT CHANGED THE WORLD

LondonŽs Design Museum recently published the book "Fifty Bicycles That Changed the World". The book takes a chronological look at the worldŽs most popular form of transport, illustrated beautifully with high-performance cycles to practical run-arounds, conceptual bikes to commercial models. It features the 50 most important, pivotal bicycles from around the world. via Cars are more your thing? then check out "Fifty Cars That Changed the World"...
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STRAIGHT FLUSH

Straight Flush is a new book that tells the incredible story of six college friends that built the Billion-Dollar Absolute Poker empire, and saw it all come crashing down. The book is written by Ben Mezrich, author of previous successes "The Accidental Billionaires"(movie- "The Social Network") and "Bringing Down the House"(movie "21"), and describes the true tale of a group of frat brothers that turned a basement poker game into an online empire that was making a m...
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