Appraiser, curator, lecturer, auctioneer – Michael Friedman, the storied Swiss brand’s in-house historian, is a bona fide horological polymath. Fascinated in mechanics, engineering and time itself from his formative years, his career path has been driven by an insatiable hunger for knowledge. We caught up with him at SIHH in Geneva. What first drew you […]
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You will soon be talking to your sunglasses—and they will be listening.
The beach resorts, city hotels, safari camps and adventure lodges you need to know this year.
“You’re the chef; you’re the server. You do it all—even catering.”
Society? Dumbing down? Not in the British luxury hospitality realm, where literary-chic seems to be becoming ‘a thing’. Late last year, Cambridge’s University Arms hotel reopened after an £80m refurbishment with 12 suites named after Alfred Tennyson, Virginia Woolf, Charles Darwin and other Cambridge alumni, their works taking pride of place in the rooms alongside […]
The venerable Japanese maker’s blend of malt and heavy-grain whiskies spans the calendar and continents to deliver a timeless taste.
The Japanese brand takes aim at Germany, but the announced specs may leave it a little short.
As of the start of 2019, these are currently the biggest yachts by length.
Passengers in first class will be offered projected views of the world passing by- on monitors.