Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Bogota

Sowelu
Tread the red carpet in style with something suitably swish from Sowelu.
MAC Center
A byword for excellence, MAC's reputation precedes it when it comes to must-have make-up.
Armi
Style-conscious men love nothing more than perusing the chic clothes that line the shelves at Armi.
Kong
Central Cevicheria
Start an evening out in Zona T at Central Cevicheria, where sumptuous seafood and fresh fish are very much the order of the day.
Hotel Charleston
Hotel Charleston's reputation as one of the most-sought after addresses in Bogota is wholly deserved.
Centrico
Centrico is a great restaurant/bar with amazing panoramic views of Bogota...
Via Sport
Boating style abounds at Via Sport, where stripes and sailor-prints are very much in vogue.
Optica Lafam
Snap up a pair of stylish shades at Lafam.
Torre Colpatria
Every night the rainbow lights of Torre Colpatria (Colpatria Tower) characterise Bogota's skyline.
Lievando
Accessories maketh the outfit, so make sure yours dazzle with select pieces from Lievando.
Casa de la Botica
If you aren't fussed by service, Hotel Casa de la Botica will give you a true taste of Colombian culture in lovely surroundings.
EDS Fuers de Serie
Simple, stylish clothes for women, EDS Fuers de Serie has 'em flocking in their designer-clad droves.
Diana Garcia
Diana Garcia is a favourite amongst Bogota's gourmet insiders.
Gato Gris
El Gato Gris is packed with an eccentric crowd of locals, and with great food and a quirky aesthetic it's well worth the visit.
H. Sasson
At the very centre of Zona T, H.Sasson Wok & Satay Bar is sweepingly large, and always full.
Segafredo Zanetti
Huge red umbrellas characterise the area of Zona T, and shelter the ebullient crowd here at Segafredo Zanetti.
Luxus
Fashionable finds for men and women.
Il Pomeriggio
You cannot walk past Il Pomeriggio and resist the urge to enter.
Chamois
Chamois is casual, unpretentious and one of the best bars in Bogotá.
Rafael
Headed up by one of the best chefs in South America, and frequented by Bogota's most famous faces, Rafael is a must-eat.
Cinema Andino
Cinema Andino, located within Andino Mall in Zona T, is a luxurious spot in which to sit back and watch an excellent selection of films.
Monkey Pub
Hidden on the first floor of a rather ordinary building, The Monkey Pub is the number one spot for those in-the-know to enjoy an intimate atmosphere and first-class selection of beer.
Rockefeller Poker Room & Casino
Rockefeller Poker Room & Casino is a flashy casino with a prime location in Zona Rosa.
Casa Dann Carlton
Casa Dann Carlton isn't the best example of Colombian culture, but if you're in Bogota on business then it's a good choice. And who can argue with a personal in-room bar?
Bintari Spa
Zara
Stylish, reasonably-priced and always-busy; Zara never puts a fashion-forward foot wrong.
Accento
Accento is designed to encourage customers to idle away the hours and comfortably transforms from lounge during the day to a sophisticated bar at night.
Museo de Arte del Banco
Museo Banco de la Republica is a cultural delight in the historical area of Candelaria.
En Obra
If you want to be a part of Bogotá's vibrant student culture, then En Obra is the place to go.
Biblioteca Luis Angel Arango
Biblioteca Luis Angel Arango (B.I.A.A.) is an important cultural icon, both for Colombia and for South American academia.
Tirana
Tirana is designed to look like a plane cockpit with sloping wooden walls and aeroplane-shaped windows.
Museo del Oro
Museo del Oro houses the largest collection of pre-Hispanic gold in the world, and with over 33,000 pieces that range from tiny rings to huge breast plates, it is quite a collection.
Embassy Suites
Bogota's Hilton outpost is encased within a grey block, but inside is a spacious, sumptuously-designed stay.
Hazalo Artaloft
Self-consciously old-fashioned homeware for design-istas.
Cecilia Perez
Sumptuous materials make up the ultra-chic collection at Cecilia Perez.
Hernan Zajar
Expect creative masterpieces and haute couture from Hernan Zajar.
Palacio de Narino
Palacio de Narino completes Candelaria's political institutions as home of the President of Colombia.
Ermenegildo Zegna
Beautiful, streamlined clothes for sharply-dressed gents.
Nike
Nike's Bogota outpost sells all the usual sportswear.

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