Summer Reads

Be it in the country or a secluded beach in São Tomé and Príncipe, summer vacations are the perfect time to relax and put reading up to date. O Editorial leaves here some suggestions to leaf through August: Monocle Mediterraneo - the journal version of Monocle magazine it's best way to be informed about the latest news in the Mediterranean, from reports about Marseille and the slovenian coast, turkish yatch builders, the best beach clubs, style coming from Pitti Uomo, fresh recipes, wardrobe suggestions and a visit to Camp Darby in Italy.

Literatura de Viagens - this brilliant book collection by Tinta da China it's the perfect read for this summer and a favourite of O Editorial. With covers designed by Vera Tavares, the books are the perfect example of beauty meets brain. Beside 'Paris' by Julien Green, 'Veneza' by Jan Morris and 'Colosso de Maroussi' by Henry Miller are essential reads.

Vefa's Kitchen - despite Greece being in a deep crisis, there is nothing better (beside portuguese food) for the summer than their refreshing cookery. Presenting 650 recipes by Vefa Alexiadou, an authority in greek food, this comprehensive culinary byble it's the perfect partner to plan slow lunches and dinners in August.

Spaces - making one the most functional furniture systems in the history of design, USM also makes a magazine worth of mention. Visiting their clients in the four corners of the world, the sixth edition of Spaces takes us to the headquarters of Goyard in Paris and Castey in Catalonia, among others, and to private houses from Shelter Island (USA) to Ingolstadt (Germany).