Marvelous YARA 48 concept unveiled by ISA Yachts

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By Adrian

Posted 16 Apr 2015 6:59 pm

After unveiling a gorgeous 44-metre superyacht called Yara 44 just a couple of months ago, the Italian shipyard ISA Yachts is back in our attention with a stunning concept called Yara 48. The all new motor yacht is 48 metres long, and was developed together with Omega Architects and Van Oossanen Naval Architects, on a highly efficient platform. The yacht features a striking design, focused on the interior-exterior relationship, with full height windows and several opening ares which connect inner and outer spaces in a smooth way. It has an amazing open air deck which results in 50% more usable

A Qatari sheikh bought the world’s most luxurious piano

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By Adrian

Posted 16 Apr 2015 6:34 pm

Goldfinch, a company based in Cambridge, UK, renowned for handcrafting fine pianos, has just unveiled their latest masterpiece: a breathtaking Steinway piano encrusted with over half a million Swarovski crystals, designed for an influential Sheikh in Qatar who wanted to be the proud owner of the world’s most luxurious piano. This dazzling crystal piano has been designed in collaboration with British artist Lauren Baker and took six painstaking months to be built, with every crystal carefully applied by hand! Blending timeless tradition with contemporary British art and luxury, this piano also has cutting edge technology for ultimate musicality. The custom

Limited Edition Baume & Mercier Capeland Shelby Cobra

Baume & Mercier Capeland Shelby Cobra 1

By Adrian

Posted 16 Apr 2015 6:07 pm

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of Carroll Shelby’s remarkable win at the FIA International Championship, Baume & Mercier has released two gorgeous limited edition watches, inspired from the world of racing and dubbed as the Capeland Shelby Cobra. This limited edition include 1,965 pieces in steel and 98 luxurious pieces finished in 18kt red gold, each of them with an AR-coated sapphire crystal, a sapphire display back and featuring Carroll Shelby’s signature engraved on their caseback. The steel and gold versions will be a little different though, featuring slightly different movements and straps. The steel version will be powered by a

The luxurious 25-unit Thomas Juul-Hansen apartment tower

Thomas Juul-Hansen's 25-Unit Apartment Tower on 77th

By Adrian

Posted 16 Apr 2015 5:41 pm

After handling some of New York’s most exclusive residences, Danish architect Thomas Juul-Hansen designed this mesmerizing residential tower on the Upper West Side, located right between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue. The new apartment building will feature only 25 luxurious units, each of them offering the best in class for living. Customers could either get a stunning half-floor three bedroom apartment or a massive 4,919 square foot “townhouse” duplex with an incredible terrace of over 1,200 square feet. This glamorous townhouse will spread over two floors and will feature five bedrooms, with rooms the size of the ones you’d find in

The updated Arrinera Hussarya is perfect a spin around the track

Arrinera Hussarya track edition 1

By Adrian

Posted 16 Apr 2015 12:53 pm

The up and coming Polish supercar maker Arrinera has decided to take their precious baby to another level, unveiling a very special, track-focused, version of the Arrinera Hussarya at Poland’s biggest auto show in Poznan. Named after the country’s famous Hussar cavalry, the Hussarya has been officially unveiled a couple of years ago and, even though it wasn’t a big hit from day one, it managed to charm a lot of people with its unique design and impressive performances. The car’s chassis has been developed in collaboration with Lee Noble, the man behind the uber fast Noble supercar, and this

Carlos Slim, the Warren Buffett of Mexico

Carlos Slim Helu

By lau

Posted 16 Apr 2015 3:43 am

The business magnate Carlos Slim Helu was the richest person in the world between 2010 and 2013 and today he is ranked on the second place according to Forbes with a net worth of $75.6 billion. He began his life on the 28th of January 1940 in Mexico City as the son of Julian Slim Haddad and Linda Helu which were of Lebanese descent. His parents were industrious and the father began a dry goods store in 1911 called La Estrella del Oriente which flourished and by 1921 was having over $100,000 worth of merchandise, allowing them to invest into

Pony Ma and his Tencent

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By lau

Posted 15 Apr 2015 12:51 pm

The founder of Tencent Inc. which is one of the largest companies in China is called Ma Huateng but is known as Pony Ma, one of the most influential persons in the world according to Time magazine and the 56th richest person in the world according to Forbes (with a net worth of $19.2 billion). Ma Huateng was born in Chaoyang, Guangdong, China on the 29th of October 1971. His father was Ma Chenshu and his jobs moved the family to Hainan and later to Shenzhen, close to Hong Kong where he worked as a manager at the port. As

The Amanoi resort lies in one of Vietnam’s most picturesque bays

Amanoi resort 1

By Adrian

Posted 14 Apr 2015 6:05 pm

Located in the dreamy village of Vinh Hu in Vietnam, the Amanoi resort blends perfectly the blissful Vietnamese beachside with luxury accommodations, overlooking the breathtaking Vinh Hy Bay. This area is one of Vietnam’s largest natural conservation sights, featuring incredible landscapes, with white sand beaches and blue water, as far as the eye can see. The Amanoi promises to be an endlessly relaxing retreat, with 31 picturesque pavilions and 5 luxurious Aman villas, perched on top of a hill, that combine modern elegance with Vietnamese style and architecture. There are five categories of accommodations, each of them with gorgeous interiors

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