The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. continues to show its strong commitment to the Middle East with the opening today of The Ritz-Carlton, Riyadh. The palatial hotel, with 493 rooms and suites, is prominently situated next to the Diplomatic Quarter and adjacent to the King Abdul Aziz Convention Centre, one of the largest in the region…Details
Harbin Ice Festival provides the visitors each year a whole new world of ice and snow. The 28th Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival will begin from January 5, 2012 and last for over one month.
New York, usa You can’t get much more central than this. Three blocks down from the Lincoln Center, overlooking Central Park, the Trump’s 167 rooms certainly command pride of place. Many guests are said to come «just for the food». Understandably: Jean-Georges Vongerichten celebrates his high art not only in the hotel restaurant, but also…Details
Before you the stately silhouette of La Gomera island; behind you Mount Teide; and, nestled in between, the Gran Meliá Palacio de Isora, perfectly adapted to one of the Canary Islands’ most stunning landscapes. A 260-meter swimming pool, subtropical gardens, fish ponds and a small private beach deliver on the promise of magical moments. It…Details
[portfolio_slideshow] Welcome to Moscow’s most expensive suburb, where big business meets politics – and where the cream of the cultural and scientific communities chooses to live. At the heart of the new luxury village, where Ermenegildo Zegna, Chopard, Tiffany & Co, Graff and all the other big-name boutiques woo the favors of well-heeled customers, the…Details
The Dukes London, UK [portfolio_slideshow] Since the late 18th century, those of the rural English gentry who lacked their own urban mansion have, whenever affairs of state summoned them to the capital, consistently elected to sojourn at this outstanding private dwelling in the up-market district of St. James. Run as a hotel since 1908,…Details
In 1936, the only people who -visited Saint-Tropez were a handful of -cognoscenti looking to enjoy the unspoiled charms of a tiny fishing village. The more discerning of these travelers bedded down at the Résidence de la Pinède even in those early days. Then came the 1950s, when the jet set from Paris’ rive…Details
Muscular but stylish: the latest offspring from Wally boasts angular, avent-garde lines and a 1,500 hp engine, combining sporty allure with luxurious creature comforts.
The idea was to lure both the world‘s jet-setters and well-heeled tourists. And indeed, thousands of Asian millionaires have already found asylum here, drawn by Singapore‘s wealth-friendly tax system and huge government spending to jack up the general standard of living. Outsized floodlights turn darkness to light for nightshift construction workers from every country you…Details
BOMBARDIER MARKET REPORT CAUTIOUSLY OPTIMISTIC [portfolio_slideshow] Movements in the Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI US) Index are reflected with virtually no time-lag in the sales charts for business jets. All the indicators suggest that 2009 and 2010 will be difficult years. Accordingly, Bombardier is expecting a sharp drop in the number of machines sold.…Details