Book lovers, consider your next vacation planned.
Buenos Aires’ El Ateneo Grand Splendid bookstore is unlike anything you’ve ever seen before. Built in 1919, the space ― originally a theater and later a movie theater ― was turned into a bookstore in 2000 when it was, according to Atlas Obscura, at risk for demolition.
Since then, it has landed at the top of “best book store” lists, and with good reason: The cascading levels, the ornate detail, the ceiling, which, according to The Guardian, was painted “by an Italian artist almost a century ago.” It’s as much read more >>>
Source : HuffingtonPost.Com