New & Noteworthy

Las Vegas businessman LARRY RUVO is one of the few civilians who have experienced the gravitational force (and exhilaration) that elite military pilots encounter in the cockpit of a fighter jet...
Connoisseurs who find joie de vivre from vintage vehicles convened at the 41st Salon Rétromobile by Artcurial Motorcars this past weekend in Paris. Spanning decades in design and engineering...
Instead of staying local for the holidays, hit the highway in search of the most meaningful, unforgettable celebrations in America. From watching 4th of July fireworks in Philadelphia—the birthplace...
Pink Floyd drummer NICK MASON inherited his fascination with motorsports from his father, who raced a vintage Bentley in club events and produced a documentary series on auto racing...
The Irish knitting company Inis Meáin ( inismeain.ie ), which takes its name from the Aran island on which it is based, honors the celebrated fisherman sweater with its meticulously crafted pullovers...
The supersonic-jet maker Aerion recently announced that the flight-service provider Flexjet has placed a firm order for 20 examples of the Aerion AS2 supersonic jet —for which the company began...
With the Rocky Mountains as its backdrop and over 2,200 acres of ski terrain, Yellowstone Club in Big Sky, Mont., is a wonderful retreat for outdoorsy adventurers and avid skiers alike. The 13,600-...
The upcoming 13th annual Palm Beach Jewelry, Art & Antique Show , running from February 10 to 16—through Presidents Day weekend—will feature over 160 exhibitors from around the world, including M...
Two years ago, racecar driver DANNY THOMPSON piloted Challenger 2 at Bonneville and exceeded the speed his father achieved...
Say good-bye to the bulky briefcase: Trim, lightweight models are all that’s needed to accommodate today’s ultrathin laptops and compact handheld devices. Men’s luxury brands, in particular, are on...
A custom-made neon sign proclaiming “Chocolate is art” graces the entrance of Compartes Chocolatier in Brentwood, Calif., playfully referencing the motto of an iconic chocolate shop once frequented...
The new Ferrari GTC4Lusso will debut at the Geneva International Motor Show in March. Ferrari has not yet announced pricing or release date. The four-seat, four-wheel-drive sport sedan can accelerate...
Last year, Six Senses Spa—at the Alpina Gstaad , 56-room hotel in the Swiss Alps—launched a sleep program so popular the spa decided to bring it back for another year. Two yoga practices are combined...
Brown University biology professor KENNETH MILLER is renowned as an eloquent advocate for the theory of evolution, but he didn’t have an opportunity to visit the Galápagos Islands until...
An Italian designer’s custom skis pair high performance with panache. For the former competitive downhiller Alessandro Marchi, designing skis is like making a gourmet meal. “It all starts in the...
For many, the epitome of luxury is the ability to jet set around the globe on a moment’s notice—without the crowds and claustrophobic seating. For those who want to break new ground in the travel...
Chicago’s dining scene has been dominated in recent times mostly by chef Grant Achatz and his modernist restaurant Alinea. In the last few years, however, other extraordinary dining rooms have...
Lightweight and streamlined, the following six boats (ranging in price from $88,600 to $1.5 million) are under 50 feet and make for a chic way to get back and forth between a superyacht and the shore...
The entrepreneur SHEILA JOHNSON, who is the founder and CEO of Salamander Hotels & Resorts and has ownership stakes in three professional sports teams, was visiting Rwanda eight years ago...
After releasing the Heliconia piano last year (bedecked with heliconia flowers originally designed by René Lalique’s granddaughter in 1992) the French crystal maker has again partnered with renowned...
McMullen 1932 Ford Roadster Henry Ford may have been a visionary, but there is no way he could have foreseen the enduring allure of his company’s workaday 1932 Roadster, which went out of production...
Forty years ago, the results of a wine competition in Paris shook the industry to its core. In an unexpected turn of events, wines from Napa Valley, Calif., placed first above their French...
Now that Super Bowl 50 is over and the perceived value of the Denver Broncos is at its prime, all of us at RobbReport.com wondered how those gridiron gladiators stack up globally when it comes to net...
Chicago is the third of six cities hosting preliminary races this year for Louis Vuitton’s 2017 America’s Cup in Bermuda. When visiting this June, stay in one of Robb Report ’s four favorite hotels.
This year, Chinese New Year falls on February 8, kicking off a 15-day festival in which Chinese communities around the world will celebrate the beginning of the Year of the Fire Monkey . Every year...
Park Lane Ala Moana —a new residential development overlooking the turquoise waters and powdery beaches of Honolulu—went on sale last year with its 217 condominiums ($2.7 million to more than $28...
In this month’s cover story, Jimmy ­Kimmel remarks that he has led a “buckety” life (see “The 2016 Bucket List,” page 88). Though this felicitous phrase likely applies to many of our readers, we all...
Among luxury connoisseurs, the name Cartier is likely to conjure images of sumptuous jewels and classic 20th-century wristwatch designs, à la the iconic Santos and Tank models. But until recently,...
Bringing more power to the people, the new Porsche 718 Boxster and 718 Boxster S integrate the brand’s latest performance innovations while giving a numerical nod to the marque’s history. The...
This March, a full solar eclipse will enthrall stargazers around the globe. Visible only from certain parts of the Pacific Ocean, the majestic celestial show will be best glimpsed from Wayag Island...

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