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Hotel Basico | Playa Del Carmen Mexico

Hotel Basico is a small boutique Hotel, located a few steps from the sea, next to 5th Avenue in downtown Playa del Carmen, Basico opens its doors with 15 rooms located on two levels. Its distinguished by its industrial decor surprisingly refined, designed by Hector Galvan of omelette. The lobby floor is made of taxi tires, cabanas ara old truck beds and former industrial petroleum tanks have become swimming pools.



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UK PAVILLION AT WORLD EXPO 2010 SHANGHAI | BY THOMAS HEATHERWICK | Image

UK PAVILLION AT WORLD EXPO 2010 SHANGHAI | BY THOMAS HEATHERWICK

Developed by one of the UKs leading creative talents, Thomas Heatherwick, the centrepiece of the UK pavilion is a six storey high object formed from some 60,000 slender transparent rods, which extend from the structure and quiver in the breeze. During the day, each of the 7.5m long rods act like fibre-optic filaments, drawing on daylight to illuminate the interior, thereby creating a contemplative awe-inspiring space. At night, light sources at the interior end of ...
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MAKE IT SPICY

Enjoy the thrill of heat? for all of you with a penchant for all things spicy, check out this guide to spicy cooking. Make It Spicy: More than 50 Recipes that Pack a Punch, features over 50 easy-to-follow recipes from around the world, all with customizable heat levels and expert tips, showing you how enhance just about anything into a merciless delight....
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FAIRMONT MAYAKOBA RESORT | RIVIERA MAYA MEXICO | Image

FAIRMONT MAYAKOBA RESORT | RIVIERA MAYA MEXICO

Life is sweet at the Fairmont Mayakoba in Riviera Maya, a luxury resort in the jungle surrounded by the Caribbean. Escape to this beautiful 6 star paradise immersed in the beautiful Riviera Maya, located on the Caribbean coast of Mexico. The hotel was created to harmonize with the forest, located in an area of lush tropical beauty, it includes a series of water channels that allow you to move on a boat around the hotel complex. The resort is surrounded by the world...
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