Baccarat, the renowned Parisian crystal house established in 1764, has commissioned two designers to create special collections for 2008.
Swiss watchmaker Girard-Perregaux’s new VIRTUS I Chronograph Perpetual Calendar is more than just a complicated, sleek new timepiece.
A range of residences are available for purchase at Nizuc, a 28-acre private resort community under construction along the shoreline of th
In celebration of its 80th anniversary, the Leading Hotels of the World is offering a $1 million trip around the world in 28 days with sta
For 15 years, Todd Reed’s rough diamond-and-gold jewelry designs were considered unconventional and edgy.
The art of Japanese porcelain making is at the core of Sailor’s Arita writing instruments.
No one wants to accessorize a sleek new TV with a portly audio system.
The Pilatus PC-12 turboprop already has plenty of fans?with the simplicity of single-engine operation, the power and reliability of a turb
Even when the Mediterranean heat soars upward of 100 degrees, many style-conscious Italians will keep their jackets on.
Amnesia III, the latest custom yacht from Benetti’s shipyards in Livorno, Italy, shares the same name as two previous motoryachts the owne
Wine aficionados will have an opportunity to acquire rare vintages and first growths from the cellar of the famed Mirabelle restaurant in
A decade before he started his own limousine service in 2003, Johan Nijman committed himself to being the best taxi driver in the city. He
Mandarin Oriental, San Francisco and Meadowood Napa Valley have teamed up to provide the best of the city and country in a four-day getaway r
Empress Eugénie’s 1855 diamond bow brooch, estimated at $4 million to $6 million, will be among the famous historical pieces on the auctio
Provençal for farmhouse, Mas restaurant in Greenwich Village delivers all of the peace and serenity expected from a place tucked away in t
Picture an Italian vacation in a 1500s villa perched atop rolling hills surrounded by 150 acres of land and views of neighboring farms and
The 8C 2900B has been described as the cultured son of a champion athlete.
I have seen my swing on video before, and it is not a pretty sight. However, the view is far more palatable when I am recast as Mr.
The styling of the new Moto Guzzi Breva 1200 Sport (www.motoguzzi-u
"You can disable ESP," Alfa Romeo engineer Domenico Martino says of the 8C Competizione’s electronic stability system, "but we don’t recom
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Omas and Maserati, both founded in Bologna, Italy, set out to create a sleek expression of their respective craftsmanship.
Many technophiles now center their home entertainment activities on their computers, but monitors and speakers still cannot deliver a rich
To mark its 100th anniversary, Concord, known for its classic watches, is revealing an edgy new image.
Martini aficionados take note: Conrad Hotels and Resorts invites guests behind the bar to become their own master mixologist with a new be
In honor of the 75th anniversary of the prestigious Piazza di Siena horse-jumping show held annually in May, Loro Piana has created a spec
Massimiliano Alajmo, the youngest Italian chef to attain Michelin three-star status at age 32, has moved from the kitchen to the dining ro
In 1960, Richard Bertram revolutionized powerboating by running the first deep-V hull in the Miami-Nassau race.
Solstice, a destination club with 14 luxury properties in desirable locales such as Aspen, Paris, and St.
The Half Moon resort in Rose Hall, Jamaica, recently completed a two-year renovation of its renowned golf course, which includes newly ali