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  1. As smugglers of drugs and other contraband ply the Mediterranean, they often have unpleasant encounters with patrol boats built by Italy’s Rodriquez Cantieri Navali. When marine mines appear in...
  2. At February’s Miami International Boat Show, Outer Reef Yachts ( www.outerreefyachts.com ) of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., debuted its most spacious vessel yet. The $3.4 million Outer Reef 80 provides room...
  3. Since 1957, when Queen Elizabeth II presided over its opening as a museum next to London’s Greenwich Pier, the Cutty Sark —the world’s only remaining tea clipper—has attracted more than 15 million...
  4. In the context of men’s apparel, Rome and Naples are famous for their tailors and their handmade suits. Milan, on the other hand, is most closely associated with Armani, Prada, and Versace. “When we...
  5. Belvest’s new spring linen suits and blazers appear to be classic warm-weather standbys, but the Italian manufacturer washes the material with enzymes that render it virtually stain resistant...
  6. When Harry Winston ( www.harrywinston.com ) recently opened its first London store on New Bond Street, it also unveiled the limited-edition Westminster Tourbillon . With the passing of each quarter-...
  7. In 1477, Austrian archduke Maximilian I (not yet head of the Holy Roman Empire) presented Mary of Burgundy with the first recorded diamond engagement ring. Such rings remained uncommon until 1948,...
  8. The formidable line of custom fly-fishing reels from Hatch Outdoors ( www.hatchoutdoors.com ) has a new top end. The 9 Plus Pulse ($725), built for saltwater big game, joins three other reels,...
  9. Creole Classic Arnaud’s, New Orleans Arnaud Cazanave opened his doors in 1918 intent on offering New Orleanians a spot where they could, in his words, “throw all care to the winds, relax completely,...
  10. Friendly Fire The Anasazi Restaurant, Santa Fe, New Mexico The Anasazi Restaurant. (Click image to enlarge) Martin Rios’ menus showcase the chilies of New Mexico in such dishes as cinnamon-chili-...

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