With views of the Manhattan skyline, this striking modern hotel is 4 miles from the Empire State Building and the Brooklyn Bridge. Bright, contemporary rooms with furnished balconies and skyline views offer free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and mini fridges. Suites offer separate living rooms, while upgraded suites add a furnished deck with a hot tub. Room service is available. There’s an upscale Southern Italian restaurant and a trendy rooftop bar. Other amenities include an elevated park space and a 60-foot outdoor pool with a cafe.
Encouraged by his agent, model Lucas Mesquita (Gavião do SBT – Brazilian Tv program) , begins a campaign against homophobia, entitled “I am against homophobia”, aiming to ask for tougher punishments for crimes of prejudice against homosexuals. The campaign has several personalities and his own initiative. The model posed for the lenses of renowned photographers Gutierrez Ronaldo and Sergio Caddah. Lucas Mesquita took the opportunity to say “I’m straight and against any prejudice, particularly against homophobia. The guy who is secured with his own sexuality can not restrict or crucify the other ” The model also said that the federal constitution does not mention homophobia as a crime. However, it defines the fundamental objective of the republic which is to promote the good of all without prejudice as to origin, race, sex, color, age, or any other form of discrimination, “so let’s justice be done” – he concluded.