From architect Filipe Hess and friend Guilherme Perez comes São Paulo’s WE Hostel. With the intention of redefining the hostel experience in the city, the duo chose a turn-of-the-century mansion to manifest their longtime dream. By virtue of the structure’s built-in character, and furthered by the modern but homely living areas, WE’s design is a clear departure from the conventional hostel experience (or at least my own…). Got the backpacking itch? Visit WE for more info. Via Remodelista and yatzer.