Architectural ambience: grand new hotels summon a sense of place. And, 12 vanguard vehicles, the most revolutionary designs in decades hit the road.
The career of furniture designer Maxine Snider is a case of life imitating art.
Clothes may make the man, or woman, but what about their upkeep? Too often, little, if any, thought is given to the maintenance of these valued image shapers.
In audio circles, Jeff Rowland Design Group is to two-channel hi-fi as Brooks Brothers is to button-down collars.
The waitress smiles as she places a loaded water pistol on the breakfast table in the dining room at St. Lucia’s Ladera Resort. “It’s for the birds,” she says.
Miami gallery owner and hotelier Diana Lowenstein was surprised when, in early 1998, she heard the news: The venerable Ritz-Carlton chain wanted to turn the DiLido Hotel, which she and her family h
Robert Mondavi 2000 Napa Valley Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon
Imagine a fortune cookie, smothered in chocolate, caramel, toffee, or nuts, that weighs in at just under one pound and measures more than half a foot across.
Unless a restaurant is especially busy, most chefs are willing to accommodate a patron’s special request.
A May rainstorm was turning to snow, and I had another 12 miles to hike before lunch.
It may seem sacrilegious for a golfer to visit the Monterey Peninsula and not stay or play at Pebble Beach.
Although he became a legend for his amorous proclivities, Casanova was also a renowned adventurer and writer who authored epic memoirs depicting his exploits in 18th-century Venice.
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Purchasing perfume as a gift always frustrates me.
The fountain pen and the stick shift are two 20th-century inventions that hold their appeal for purists.
High in the Andes mountains of southern Peru, a skittish herd of deerlike vicuñas madly dashes from left to right in formation, desperately seeking a break in the circle that is slowly closing in
The Lamborghini Gallardo is my hands-down “Car of the Year” winner, simply because it does its job as a sports car so well—and its beauty seals the deal.
Anyone who has lived with Porsches knows that
Like a vehicle model that remains in production for 11 years, Robb Report’s “Car of the Year” feature has evolved considerably since its debut in 1994.
For a stretch of time in the mid-1990s, the U.S. Coast Guard was confronted with a dilemma that the Italian-made Agusta A109 Power helicopter eventually helped solve.
The McLaren F1 became an instant classic when it rolled onto the automotive scene in 1994.
The competition depicted in the following pages marks several milestones.