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Photo by: Felipe Dana
A newly remodeled room is seen at the Shalimar Hotel, known as a love hotel, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013. Like about a third of city’s 180 hotels that rent rooms by the hour, mostly for amorous rendezvous, the Shalimar is trading its oversized beds and bondage-ready chairs for proper couches, functional desks and other business-friendly furnishings. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

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