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Teodora is the Largest Emerald in the World

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By Richie Rich

Posted 29 Jan 2012 8:25 pm

The world’s biggest ever emerald cut with facets and the 5th largest emerald ever found, Teodora (stands for God’s gift) was discovered in Brazil and cut in India. It weighs a whopping 57,500 carats – 11.5 kg and measures 12 inches in length, his value being estimated somewhere at $1.15 million. Western Star Auctions will be selling it, in British Columbia, scheduled on 28th of January, while the gorgeous stone was brought to Kelowna under tight surveillance. The owner of Western Star Auctions, Mike Odenbach, believes the stone will bring way more than its estimated value, although it doesn’t happen often to

The 60 metre CRN Darlings Danama SuperYacht

CRN Darlings Danama SuperYacht 1

By Richie Rich

Posted 29 Jan 2012 2:35 pm

The Italian yacht-builder CRN (which stands for “Costruzioni e Riparazioni Navali”) has launched another piece into their collection of luxury super-yachts – the Darlings Danama. Enjoying a private presentation held in Ancona during May 2011, the vessel is the 6th 60-meter lounge-cruiser since 2005. The modern exterior of the yacht is extremely subtle and pleasant to watch, putting together sleek lines, beautiful round shapes, a sporty look and a cream/white combination of paint-work that catches the eye in an instant. There’s plenty of space to do what goes through your mind, while this impression, along with the contemporary feel and elegance continue

Island Hideaway at Dhonakulhi Maldives, Resort & Marina

Island Hideaway at Dhonakulhi Maldives 1

By Richie Rich

Posted 29 Jan 2012 2:24 pm

Reachable in two ways, by flying from Malé International Airport to Hanimaadhoo Domestic Airport and then a 20-minute speedboat ride or by private yacht to the marina, the Island Hideaway at Dhonakulhi in Maldives, Spa Resort & Marina is yet one more example of how comfortable and beautiful life can be. The location is said to have been a pirate residence in tales and stories, but now is a modern-day deserted paradise in the full meaning of it. Being one of the three tourist destinations in the Haa Alifu Atoll, the resort occupies approximately five percent of the island. The remaining surface

Rolls Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe by Wald International

Rolls Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe by Wald 1

By Richie Rich

Posted 29 Jan 2012 2:10 pm

We have recently written about the stunning Wald International-signed series of modifications made to a Porsche Panamera. This time, we’re talking about the same tuning brand, but about a way less common car – the Rolls Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe. Considering the fact that the number of Rolls Royce owners out there is very limited and that just a small number of them would want their beloved car modified, we would easily think this kind of car-tuning is extremely exclusive and exquisite. Named as the one on the Panamera, “The Black Bison Edition”, this body-kit features good-looking aero-dynamic parts crafted from carbon

Tenaya Residence in Las Vegas, Nevada is up for sale

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By Richie Rich

Posted 29 Jan 2012 1:59 pm

Even though there is a large number of possible preferences for residential locations, depending on price, noise, city, country-side and many more criteria, one thing is certain: there are few people that would not want to live somewhere near Las Vegas. Although for some, the casino is alluring so you may want to compare credit cards before making the move as outrageous rates will quickly dent your wallet. Furthermore, Nevada, is a great spot to grow a family and enjoy a wealthy lifestyle, same as this particular estate. The Tenaya Residence was penned down by DesignCell, a studio from Las Vegas. The

Concept Fujitsu Lifebook with smartphone, tablet and digital camera

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By Richie Rich

Posted 29 Jan 2012 1:49 pm

If you’re not a tech-enthusiast, then you should know that carrying with you a laptop, a tablet, a digital camera and a smart-phone is no easy business. Now, what if we could combine all these, including their computing power, into one device, lighter and compact? Well, it has been done already, courtesy of a designer’s concept called the Fujitsu Lifebook. It features all the upper-mentioned gadgets in one unit, combining their thinking power. Named Lifebook 2013, the project was penned down by Prashant Chandra, on the occasion of a competition launched by Fujitsu. The device has slots for the different devices, being

The Dark Knight 1/6th Scale Batmobile Collectible

Dark Knight Batmobile Collectible 1

By Richie Rich

Posted 29 Jan 2012 1:44 pm

Having its premiere programmed for the 20th of July, during the current year, The Dark Knight Rises is the last movie in the Batman trilogy. Christopher Nolan has surely overdone himself with the movie, as we can see in the trailers. The tickets for the movie’s grand presentation in Imax theaters were already sold out right after they were released. Hot Toys on the other hand decided it’s time to re-launch their collection of 1:6 scale replicas of the Batmobile that will take part in the blockbuster. It’s made of plastic and features functional headlights, moveable braking flaps and a cockpit opening

The Pacific Resort Aitutaki in Southern Cook Islands

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By Richie Rich

Posted 26 Jan 2012 12:11 pm

This has to be one of the most remote resorts we have presented so far, but also one of the most beautiful ones as well. Located on the Aitutaki Island, part of the Cook archipelago, this resort isn’t currently an international direct destination. The access is made through Rarotonga, Cook’s biggest island. There are five daily flights from Rarotonga that last for 45 minutes. The hotel is sitting somewhere around the middle of the Pacific Ocean, far away from the busy life on the continents. The resort itself features 27 extravagant bungalows, suits and villas, all of them constructed on the triangular

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