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Rowers seem to be overlooked as a travel demographic, but Randonnee Tours (204.475.6939, www...
In the early 1920s, Ohio glass manufacturer Edward Libbey commissioned noted architects George...
The image of the Sporting Gentleman has remained firmly embedded in the human psyche for eons...
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If nothing else, readers of Alain Ducasse’s encyclopedic Grand Livre de Cuisine ( Les Editions d’...
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The nauseatingly sweet scent of crushed sugarcane lingers in the air on a sweltering morning at...
There is something very fishy about Laurent Tourondel’s past and present. As a youth, the Frenchman...
The nebbiolo grape is the force behind Piedmont’s most revered reds, Barolo and Barbaresco, but...
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" Tasta, tasta! Snufia, snufia!” Giorgio Romagnolo whispers insistently to his white hound in the...
George Bennett, an ambitious immigrant from Bandon, Ireland, arrived on Oregon’s southern coast in...
Now here is a pleasant view: Rising steeply just across the road from my balcony at the Hotel...
For watch fetishists whose tastes run toward the bizarre, Harry Winston’s annual Opus projects...
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Watches have become so large these days that Cartier (800.227.8437, www.cartier .com ) decided its...
A wardrobe staple of Ivy Leaguers in the 1950s, the colorful and coarse Harris Tweed wool sport...
Soon after Polish immigrant Sam Kwiat arrived on Ellis Island at the turn of the 20th century, he...
“Hublot,” Jean-Claude Biver declares with all of the vehemence that he can muster, “is like a sick...
Fashion imitates art at Dolcepunta’s New York showroom, where a gilded picture frame showcases a...
On a March evening in 1930, Woolf Barnato, heir to a South African diamond fortune and chairman of...
Driving any Ferrari is a glorious experience, but make it a spider, drop the top, and motor to a...
The public had yet to catch a glimpse of Speed, Style, and Beauty, the exhibit that ran from March...
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Everyone agreed that the 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO was a lovely car with an intriguing history. “A Who’s...
Sipping a cocktail while lounging in the Patio de Caballos at the elegant Hacienda La Boticaria...
Early in Jack Smith’s writing career, the Philadelphia Inquirer dubbed him “Our man on the macho...
Born in the wake of the 1961 Palace Revolt at Maranello, the Breadvan is perhaps the most instantly...
The action of the chassis, the sound in your ears, and the feedback through the steering wheel make...
Although Wes Selvidge has owned Sunken Treasure for a decade and has shown it at Lake Tahoe’s...
Few vantage points offer a finer view of Scotland’s mist-shrouded mountains and lakes than does a...
Although Wes Selvidge has owned Sunken Treasure for a decade and has shown it at Lake Tahoe’s...
When developing the Eclipse 500, Eclipse Aviation CEO Vern Raburn envisioned his aircraft and other...