Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Uplifting and Exquisite: Pens by Montegrappa

Montegrappa My Guardian Angel pen
I had no idea that the Wynn Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada is also a purveyor of all things luxury. From watches to diamond encrusted rings, couture handbags and foot ware, extravagantly overpriced champagnes, and the list goes on.

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Paradise on Earth: Luxury Villa in Ramatuelle

Villa in Ramatuelle

Ever wondered where paradise on earth is?

Monday, August 4, 2014

Haute Food: How Much Are You Willing to Pay For Luxury Cuisine?

Money on a plate

Would you pay 10,000 yen ($110) for a bowl of ramen soup?

That's how much you'll have to dish out to experience this delicacy at the Fujimaki Gekijyo restaurant in Tokyo, Japan. And apparently, people are ponying over the bucks to eat it.

Friday, August 1, 2014

Luxury Hotel Spotlight: The U.S. Grant

U.S. Grant Hotel

What happens when you bring together Old World ambiance with 21st century luxury? Step into the iconic U.S. Grant in the heart of downtown San Diego and you'll find out. Built at a cost of $1.9 million (In 1910 that was a ton of cash), this gives you just an inkling of the opulence and grandiose vision that Ulysses S. Grant Jr dreamed for the hotel that honored his father.

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Luxury Is...A Little Relaxation on National Hammock Day

Hastens Hammock
Hastens Hammock

Relaxation. It's arguably the one thing that's more important than the accumulation of wealth.

If you own or head a multi-million dollar empire, a little rest and relaxation can be hard to come by - unless you have a huge team to take care of all the details of your business. In that case, hats off to you. You've mastered the game.