Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Bogota

Zara
Stylish, reasonably-priced and always-busy; Zara never puts a fashion-forward foot wrong.
Xoco
Xoco crafts gorgeous gourmet chocolates that raise the beautiful brown stuff from comfort food to high-end delicacy.
Windsor House
The rooms at Hotel Windsor House provide plenty of space, and the short walk to Parque 93 is another added bonus.
W Hotel Bogota
W Hotel Bogota is the shiny, amenity-studded Colombian outpost of the W Hotel juggernaut, offering fantastically luxurious features and services.
Vital Esthetic
Vital Esthetic & Spa is fairly basic in design but there's a wide range of treatments on offer to please even the most discerning spa-junkie.
Villa Romano
Villa Romano is the shop of choice for Bogota's most discerning gents.
Vicky Moreinis
Beach babes head to Vick Moreinis for barely-there swimwear.
Via Sport
Boating style abounds at Via Sport, where stripes and sailor-prints are very much in vogue.
Velez
Shoes and bags; what else does a girl need?
Urban Flowers – A City in Bloom
Un Cuarto de Arte
Un Cuartro de Arte is an art gallery and bar with a long white corridor that displays cutting edge exhibitions.
Torre Colpatria
Every night the rainbow lights of Torre Colpatria (Colpatria Tower) characterise Bogota's skyline.
Tornasol Spa
Tornasol Spa is a homey spa that's a welcome respite from the chaotic city outside.
Tol
Mix-and-match girly, gritty and grunge at Tol, an eclectic clothes emporium.
Titi Cardozo
Titi Cardozo offers high-end fashion for the women who know what they want.
Tirana
Tirana is designed to look like a plane cockpit with sloping wooden walls and aeroplane-shaped windows.
Tienda da Café
Tienda da Café boasts a beautiful mural of mythlike creatures that colourfully wrap their way around the café's walls.
The Tea House
The Tea House is about all things tea.
The Red Lion
An Englishman owns the Red Lion and has recreated a typical English pub in this favourite Parque 93 venue.
The Irish Pub
Even amongst the lively crowds of Zona T, The Irish Pub stands out for its high level of buzz and energy.
The Hg2 Hot Cities List 2012
Ever the purveyors of up-and-coming cities, a new year brings yet another opportunity for Hg2 to publish the annual hot cities list!
The End
The End is a large and somewhat impersonal club, but it hosts some of the biggest names in music and is packed out with the city's top movers and shakers.
Teatro Royal Center
Teatro Royal Center is the venue of choice for many of the big bands and musicians that come to Bogota.
Teatro Metro
Teatro Metro is an extremely popular music venue for alternative hardcore and heavy metal music.
Teatro de Cristóbal Colón
Teatro de Cristóbal Colón, otherwise known as Teatro de Colón, is Bogotá's national theatre and dates all the way back to 1885.
Teatro de Camarín
Teatro de Camarín del Carmen is another of Bogotá's stunning Colonial buildings that had a rich history before becoming a theatre.
Teatro Colsubsidio
Teatro Colsubsidio Roberto Arias Perez is one of Bogota's most prominent cultural institutions, with significant opera and ballet performances taking place within its walls.
Taller de Té
Taller de Té is a little spot of tranquility amongst the hustle and bustle of Bogota serving a selection of finely crafted teas from around the world...
Tabula
Tabula has a very natural feel, with plants scattered along the floor and bamboo walls, and the casual philosophy is matched by exceptional cuisine.
SUNA
The discovery that healthy food can actually have taste has drawn models and actresses to SUNA in their droves, so be prepared for a sighting.
Stampa
Personality is key at Stampa, with pieces as individual as you are.
Sowelu
Tread the red carpet in style with something suitably swish from Sowelu.
Soundtrack to Bogotá
Sofitel Victoria Regia
Victoria Regia breathes the effortless elegance that can only be created by natural taste.
Sofia’s
Glitzy eveningwear for ladies.
Shetland
Wrap up warm with a gorgeous wrap from Shetland.
Serrezuela Country Club
Serafina
Serafina is a sophisticated sports bar known primarily for its steaks and martinis - a heady combination, if ever there was one.
Sensualidades
Slip into something more comfortable at Sensualidades.
Segafredo Zanetti
Huge red umbrellas characterise the area of Zona T, and shelter the ebullient crowd here at Segafredo Zanetti.

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