New & Noteworthy

New exclusive-use villas make for sound choices on a South African safari.
When Federico Fiorentino and Marijana Radovic of Milanese design studio M2 Atelier set out to create a superfast, ultrasleek water limousine, we knew the resulting craft would look nothing short of...
On top of Motu To’opua, an islet off the coast of Bora Bora, rests the former Hilton Bora Bora Nui Resort & Spa. The 114-key resort is undergoing an exciting renovation and will reopen as the...
This August, more than 10,000 of the world’s top athletes will compete in the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio, Brazil. Participating in 41 events ranging from handball to gymnastics, rugby to...
Riva has always held a special place in the hearts of boat lovers. They might mention the Riva Ariston (the yacht choice of Bridget Bardot and Sean Connery) with the same reverence as a classic-car...
Pueblo Bonito Pacifica Golf & Spa Resort—an adults-only getaway in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico—is set to refine its resplendent offerings this December with the opening of the Towers at Pacifica , a...
Elite athletes withstand epic pressure as they approach the world stage for events as public—and career-establishing or crushing—as the Olympics. Former Olympic swimmer and medalist Markus Rogan, who...
Surrounded by mammoth glaciers, heaping snowdrifts, and a menagerie of wildlife, two new pre-cruise, ultra-luxury expeditions from Seabourn lead guests into the rugged and mystic terrain of...
The Acura NSX GT3 was put through its paces in public for the first time while at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio, on July 28 and 29. With development driver Peter Kox behind the...
Founded 200 years ago, Maine’s Hodgdon Yachts may be the oldest continually operating shipyard in the United States, but its ideas are anything but dated. Case in point: the new 34-foot limousine...
Le Palais Royal is an oasis of French-inspired opulence that slips ever so effortlessly into the relaxed culture of Hillsboro Beach, Fla., and for $159 million, the grand château could be yours...
The on-demand jet charter service Victor ( flyvictor.com ) is taking passengers beyond the runway with a series of new bespoke journeys across the globe. Launched in October, the company’s Art of...
In his first collection, which debuted last year, Parisian designer Elie Top ( elietop.com ; available at Dover Street Market New York, doverstreetmarket.com) combines old-world artisanship and 3-D...
A timepiece worthy of the most titled nobility, the soon-to-be-released Earl of Strauss from Backes & Strauss adds to the brilliance of its Franck Muller-designed movement with a deluge of...
Forming deep in the Earth, up to 50 miles below the surface, the electric-green peridot often finds its way to the surface by way of volcanic activity. Our passion for the peridot, one of the planet'...
I n Amsterdam, every canal house has a story. At the Pulitzer Amsterdam ( pulitzeramsterdam.com ), more than two dozen historic structures tell the tale of four centuries along the city’s fabled...
The storied Parisian jewelry house founded in the 1940s by the Russian-born gem dealer Alexandre Reza has opened a salon in the newly renovated Ritz Paris hotel on Place Vendôme. Reza at the Ritz (...
New York City luxury residences can be a bit of an enigma: unlike suburban settings, where eye-catching architecture and grandiose estates are at least partly visible from the outside, you can’t...
Although the skeletonized tourbillon is a much more common sight now than it was a few years ago, outstanding examples like the new Arnold & Son UTTE Skeleton watch ($76,750, arnoldandson.com )...
Aman’s latest temple of luxury lies within the dense woodlands of Japan’s Ise-Shima National Park, on a windswept bluff overlooking the tranquil Ago Bay. Amanemu ( aman.com ), which was designed by...
Far from the hustle and bustle of Los Angeles, the desert community of Palm Springs, Calif., offers a more leisurely pace of life. Surrounded by mountains and populated with palm trees and hot...
China’s vibrant culture and history inspired each of these jewelry pieces. From animals to abstracts, these designs are fit for an empress, and capture the magnificent country’s enduring spark.
With new interiors on JetSuite’s Phenom 100 aircraft, an already exclusive flying experience has been elevated even further. The private charter service commissioned Cleveland-based Constant Aviation...
With an 18.5-foot beam, the new Turkish-built Vicem 65 Flybridge ( vicemyachts.net ) is spacious enough to offer owners a variety of layout options. The first example, which debuted in March at the...
Style icon Tom Ford is giving every man the chance to adopt his signature flair with the new Tom Ford Private Eyewear Collection ( tomford.com ), 11 sunglasses and optical frames based on Ford’s...
From the editors at Robb Report UK . Bristol Cars , the quintessentially British gentleman’s wheels, unveiled only its 18th model in 70 years of existence, and the first new model for 10 years, today...
Overlooking the gleaming skyline of New York City, the Museum Tower at 15 West 53rd is a 53-story boutique residence with a slew of extraordinary amenities. Now, one of the tower’s two-bedroom...
With Porto Cervo on Sardinia’s Costa Smerelda as its palette, Rolls-Royce has created two one-off expressions of automotive art— a Wraith and a Dawn debuted today to celebrate the opening of the...
The iconic Boat House —a 3,906-square-foot, glass-and-concrete residence designed to look like a ship—is, rather ironically, located in the Coachella Valley (about two hours inland from the Pacific...
The Dutch have long left an imprint on the world of yachting. In fact, the word “yacht” originates from the Dutch word “jacht,” which means “hunt,” because the Dutch navy originally used fast, yacht-...

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