The recently released Jazz Minute Repeater by Ulysse Nardin is a very impressive limited edition timepiece. It comes with a 42mm platinum case with an AR-coated sapphire crystal and sapphire display back, and is water resistant to 30 meters. The movement is a Swiss manual-wind Ulysse Nardin in-house caliber UN-74 with a power reserve of up to 36 hours. It comes on a black leather strap with platinum folding buckle. The distinguishing feature, however, is the Jaquemarts: 18-carat gold “musicians” applied to the black onyx dial, which chime hours, quarters, and minutes (or a combination of these units). It goes
Whether it’s the Disney-themed amusement parks which take you back to the timeless fairytale characters and stories we all loved as children, or the less fanciful resorts, focusing more on adrenaline-inducing rides, theme parks are all awesome. Whether it’s in scale or design (probably in both), some places stand out more than others, so we’ve put together a list of the most amazing theme parks in the world, starting with: 10. Tokyo Disneyland Opened in April 1983, Tokyo Disneyland was the first Disney park to be built outside of the Unites States. Designed in the same style as Disneyland (California)
World-famous Italian multimedia brand SIM2 is known for its amazing high-end products, but the limited edition projector we are about to showcase is truly something special even by those standards. Showcased for the first time at CES 2013, the SIM2 Lumis Fuoriserie (an Italian word to describe a custom built, high-performance, exclusive and expensive car) is an amazing piece of equipment. Just like a luxurious sports car, every part of this Fuoriserie has been made using the finest, carefully-selected components, put together while following cutting-edge methods, ensuring the end result is a technological masterpiece. Not only that, but with its
The sport of ice yachting has been popular for quite a long time, and in recent years state-of-the-art technology and design has been employed in the creation of the equipment needed for this activity. One of these designs, the likes of which you would employ if you were to participate in events like the 2014 Baikal Ice Racing competition held last April, is called Kaira and is the brainchild of designer Anna Khitrova. As described by the designer herself, this yacht “is made of a steel stave the entire length of the boat, in which the mast is stepped, and
Building on over half a century’s tradition of jewelry making, brothers Eduardo, Emerson and Rodrigo Brüner created the Brumari brand in 2005. Descending from Italian and German immigrants, the brothers were basically born and raised in the jewelry workshop founded by their father – and it’s this kind of passion that they’ve brought to the creation of the Baobab collection. Named after the African tree which is a common sight in the savannah, the pieces of jewelry which make up the line play with the colors, shapes, and fluid, glittering reflections which arising from the waters around the baobab. The
Located near the Irish village of Doonberg, Trump International Golf Links & Hotel Ireland is one of Europe’s most spectacular resorts. Formerly known as the Lodge at Doonberg, the coveted resort is the 16th golf club in the Trump golf portfolio and the first Trump Hotel Collection property in Ireland. You don’t get to attach “Trump” to your hotel’s name if you’re not at the very pinnacle of luxury, which is exactly where this stunning resort is. Swanky accommodations, from the Ocean View Suites to the Links Cottages, await luxuriously-minded travelers, who will also definitely enjoy the two excellent on-site
Danish Yachts has officially unveiled the new AeroCruiser 38 II Fly motor yacht during the 2014 Palm Beach Boat Show. The new boat has evolved from the award-winning AeroCruiser 38 II (a luxurious yacht also known the Shooting Star), with an added fly bridge design replacing the hard-top of the previous version. It features elegant lines and cutting-edge technology inspired by the world of private aviation. The fly bridge offers adequate space for entertainment and al fresco dining, while the aft deck has additional room for lounging and taking advantage of the beautiful sea views. The inside of the boat
Hedge fund manager David Ganek is selling his 740 Park Avenue duplex, designed by renowned architect Rosario Candela. This comes just a week after Ganek and his wife reportedly purchased a 6,000-square-foot penthouse at the Puck Building in SoHo for the price of about $28 million. The newly renovated duplex comprises four bedrooms and 5 and a half bathrooms, and also features a marble gallery, a library, a media room, four fireplaces, two offices, and two dressing rooms. The apartment also boasts an impressive, museum-grade modern art collection, featuring works by Andy Warhol, Cindy Sherman, Richard Prince, and Edward Ruscha.