ALL BUSINESS IN BRAZIL

Ah, Brazil — the land of sunshine, samba, and sumptuous biz hotels. Two have just opened in São Paulo, the country’s largest business center.

The 485-room HILTON SÃO PAULO MORUMBI (pictured) is ideal for business travelers. Executive suites come equipped with DVD players, high-speed Internet access, and dual phone lines. When the work day’s done, they can unwind at LivingWell, a luxurious spa and fitness center on the glass-enclosed rooftop. From $159. (800) 445-8667, www.hilton.com

The 470-room GRAND HYATT SÃO PAULO blends a hip, contemporary look with luxurious touches, such as an elaborate soap menu and in-suite check-in. Large windows in the rooms provide dramatic views of the surrounding downtown business district. From $205. (800) 233-1234, www.hyatt.com