Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel and Villas: Prestigious Island Setting

Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel and Villas, located on the prestigious natural island of Saadiyat, minutes from the business center of Abu Dhabi, is now open to travelers. The new luxury hotel is set on a five mile stretch of environmentally protected white sand beach and offers guests unobstructed…


Jumeirah Dhevanafushi

Jumeirah Dhevanafushi, Maldives - Oceanfront Living

Ocean Pearls at Jumeirah Dhevanafushi, a new luxury hotel complex in the Maldives, is now open to travellers. The exclusive all-suite resort now offers a cluster of water villas located 800 meters from the main island on platforms above the ocean. The self dependent villas are perfect to experience…


Jumeirah at Etihad Towers - Iconic Lifestyle in Abu Dhabi

Jumeirah at Etihad Towers - Iconic Lifestyle in Abu Dhabi

Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, part of a new iconic five-tower complex in Abu Dhabi, recently opened its doors for its first guests. The luxury hotel, standing an impressive 280 meters tall, offers visitors 382 guestrooms and suites, 199 fully-serviced residences, 12 restaurants, bars and lounges, the…


Ritz-Carlton

Ritz-Carlton, Riyadh - Exquisite Landscape Gardens

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. recently opened a new luxury hotel in the Middle East, the Ritz-Carlton, Riyadh. This palatial hotel offers guest a choice of 493 rooms and suites, 213,500 square meters (52 acres) of exquisitely landscaped gardens, and 5,800 square meters (62,000 square feet)…


Princess Cruises Completes its 14th Sanctuary, an Adults-Only Haven

Princess Cruises recently completed a three-year renovation project that consisted in including a “pocket of tranquility” - The Sanctuary – aboard every one of its 14 modern luxury ships. The adults-only retreat is popular amongst guests wanting to evade from the crowds. The first Sanctuary debuted…


Kaviari Brings Caviar On The Go

Maison Kaviari, a specialist in luxury gastronomy, recently launched En-K de caviar, a slick tiny tin containing 15 grams of high-quality Osetra caviar.     The Maison Kaviari is a well-renowned caviar house from Paris that has supplied famed Michelin starred chefs such as Alain…


Berlin's 2011 Festival Of Light

Berlin's 2011 Festival Of Light

The Berlin Festival of Lights is an acclaimed festival where Berlin's famous buildings, monuments and landmarks are illuminated with spectacular lights. The festival is one of the largest illumination festivals in the world and is a must-see for art and architecture lovers. A selection of renowned…


Gilbert Marosi Presents Nudes in Harmony

Gilbert Marosi, artist, presents “Nudes in Harmony, a sculptural approach to rendering the Voluptuous Body of Eternal Woman. The artist takes on a new approach to painting the nude by emphasizing his three dimensional approach without painting a reasonably accurate representation of his subjects.…


Mount Stephen Club To Close After 85 Years

The Mount Stephen Club, the private club located in Montreal’s Golden Square Mile, has recently announced that it will close its doors after 85 years of operation. The private club is facing financial difficulties and simply could not find a path that would secure their future.   “The club…


Luxe Phone is as Good as Gold

Aesir, the Dannish luxury retailer, recently introduced the new limited edition AE+Y phone, an 18 carat solid gold handset, retailed at 42,000 euros (approximately $60,000). This new luxury phone can’t use apps, email or mobile internet but what else would you except from a phone made of…


Luxury Rail Travel Might be Coming to New Zealand

Businessmen John Johnston and Dave Nixon, directors of the South Pacific Express in New Zealand, are in talks to buy a new luxury Orient-Express-style train, a train that would carry affluent passengers who want to discover the scenery of New Zealand in luxury. The new luxury sleeper train should…


2012 World Superyacht Awards to be held in Istanbul

The 2012 World Superyacht Awards will be held in Istanbul at the world-renowned Cırağan Palace Kempinski, a luxury Ottoman palace overlooking the Bosphorus Strait from the European shores. For the last three years, the World Superyacht Awards were held in London at the Guildhall. Over…


Kruger National Park - Adventurous Escape

Kruger National Park - Adventurous Escape

As one of the largest game reserves in Africa, Kruger National Park is a popular tourist attraction located between the South African provinces of Limpopo and Mpumalanga. October through March is a good time to visit the park, since the summer rains have led to a flowering landscape.Winter is the…


LG Jil Sander E906, a Luxury Phone

LG recently unveiled a luxury phone designed in collaboration with the German designer Jil Sander. The new LG Jil Sander E906 handset comes with Windows Phone 7.5, 1GHz processor, DLNA support, 16 GB storage, 3.8-inch WVGA touchscreen display and a 5MP camera with AF and LED flash. The luxury…


Fortissimo, Fincantieri's New Concept Yacht

Fincantieri Yachts recently unveiled the 145 m Fortissimo superyacht concept, a modern and futuristic luxury yacht design by Ken Freivokh Design. The Fortissimo superyacht concept, capable of 35 knots, features 8 guest staterooms for up to 16 yacht guests and accommodates up to 48 crew members.…


BTR Home, the New Division of Beyond The Rack

Beyond the Rack, the private shopping club bringing discounted designer brand apparel and accessories to its members, recently launched its new division, Beyond the Rack Home. BTR Home will bring 4 to 6 daily events featuring homegoods at prices reduced up to 80% from the original retail price.…


Modern Luxury Partners with GleeMaster

Modern Luxury, a network of glossy luxury magazines catering to the affluent market, and GleeMaster, an exclusive member online retailer dedicated to providing luxury brands at wholesale prices, have recently joined force to market GleeMaster in New York City, Los Angeles and San Francisco.…


Dior Phone Touch, a Luxury Smartphone

Christian Dior, world-acclaimed for his Haute-Couture fashion house, recently launched the new Dior Phone Touch, a state-of-the-art, compact and high-performance smartphone. The Dior Touchscreen phone embodies elegance at its finest with its highly sophisticated craftsmanship. The luxury phone…


Wally One, the ultimate day boat

Wally, a leader in yachting innovation and design, has recently introduced the Wally//One, the ultimate day boat. This new day yacht pledges to deliver superior performance, technology, comfort and space while maintaining the iconic style of a true Wally tender. “ Wally//One is an exercise in…


Aston Martin Voyage 55' yacht concept by Luiz de Basto

The Aston Martin Voyage 55’ Concept Yacht, a tribute to the Aston Martin brand, was created by the renowned design studio of Luiz de Basto in Miami. This high-performance yacht concept is unfortunately only a creative exercise, but it does offer an interesting extrapolation of the famous car lines…