Icon: Parco dei Principi Hotel

Parada obrigatória dos amantes da arquitetura e design, o hotel Parco dei Principi, em Sorrento, Itália, é uma obra-prima do arquiteto italiano Gio Ponti.

A must stop for lovers of design and architecture, this masterpiece was designed by the iconic italian architect Gio Ponti.

 

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O hotel, construído em 1961 e meticulosamente renovado entre 1999 e 2002, é todo desenhado em tons de azul e branco, refletindo os elementos do céu e do mar.

Most of the surfaces of the hotel, built in 1961 and meticulously renovated between 1999 and 2002, are in blue and white, reflecting the colors of the sea and the sky.

 

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There are thousands of ceramic pebbles, and 30 different patterns of geometric- patterned majolica tiles on its walls and floors.

 

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29_naples-1A view of the Bay of Naples and Mount Vesuvius

 

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Gio Ponti

 

Parco Dei Principi Hotel

 

via Dwell (photos by Sam Growe) e remodelista