Archives: February 2014

estilo: Beyond the Bikini

Take a glimpse into Paula's Estilo – "style" in Portuguese – as we take you
beyond the bikini and into what inspires the ViX lifestyle. From behind-the-scenes moments
to Paula's own interpretation on luxury living, ViX is more than just a bikini.

The Real Girl From Ipanema

February 14th, 2014

“The paradigm of the young Carioca: a golden teenage girl, a mixture of flower and mermaid…beauty that is not ours alone—it is a gift of life in its beautiful and melancholic constant ebb and flow.” -Vinicius de Moraes

She was a gorgeous, young brunette and every day she would pass by a popular cafe on her way to the beach. She caught the attention of everyone around her, including one very inspired composer. Later, her charm and beauty would be immortalized in a bossa nova classic known the world over. Her name is Heloísa Pinheiro and she ...

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Luxury Locale: Ipanema

February 5th, 2014

Ipanema, a beach forever immortalized in the song “The Girl from Ipanema.” It has become a symbol of all that is trendy in Rio but even so, there are still some secret hot spots worth revealing!

 

Where To Dine

Terzetto is a fine dining establishment perfect for indulging--its menu features sumptuous dishes such as steaks, pasta, seafood and delectable desserts. It is also accustomed to receiving distinguished guests--the famed architect, Oscar Niemeyer, would come here for a nice meal after a long day at the office!

For those dedicated to eating clean, visit the Market Ipanema. Their food is freshly ...

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