ShopsNestled on a quiet side street, this shop is hidden behind a bold cement facade. Inside is a welcoming concept store that carries everything from desk accessories to signed sculptures in a stylish, minimalist environment perfectly complemented by warm lighting. Duilio Sartori is a fresh (and much needed) addition to the Rio design/décor market.
The latest restaurant from the crack team behind Sushi Leblon and Zuka, this two-story bistro serves organic dishes in a clean, bright space on the trendy (and foody) Rua Dias Ferreira. Stop by on a late Saturday afternoon to watch the beautiful people.
SpecialNirvana is the biggest yoga studio in Rio. Situated inside the Jockey Club, it offers saunas, a day spa, an organic restaurant, and a variety of yoga classes, including hatha and ashtanga—the yin to Rio’s capoeira and Jiu-Jitsu yang.